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Top 20 Technical & Application Courses of 2019
2019 has come and gone and it was another great year at New Horizons. In 2019 we delivered over 12,490 classes to students in all formats, including: Private Group Training, Instructor Led Training (ILT), and Online LIVE classes (OLL).
Five Things to Know About Data Science
Data science has evolved from a traditional analysis-based industry into an intricate field filled with different complexities. Businesses are demanding data scientists more than ever to help them understand their growing databases and uncover useful intelligence.
Which Azure Role-Based Certification is Right for You?
Microsoft's role-based certification model alters the certification landscape dramatically by moving the focus from the product to the actual tasks that IT professionals perform. Microsoft sees the role-based certification model as a better way to keep pace with today’s business requirements and a better way to strengthen your IT career. Microsoft also identified levels of expertise to further align the role-based certifications: Fundamental, Associate, and Expert. Let’s talk about what’s new and what the new certifications look like.
Transitioning to the Internet of Things (IoT) - Are You Ready?
According to CertNexus, the leading Internet of Things (IoT) certification provider, 82 percent of organizations plan to adopt some form of the IoT within the next two years. But 47% of those same businesses don’t have the skills needed to truly benefit from IoT deployment.
4 Growing Cybersecurity Threats in 2019
Regardless of your industry, awareness and prevention of cybersecurity threats must be a priority. New industries, born from advances in technology, merely serve as new opportunities for cyber-criminals. Here are 4 growing cybersecurity threats that organizations everywhere need to be aware of.
3 Cyber Trends That Are Still Relevant in 2019
Cyber attack methods don't disappear overnight. Hackers and cyber-criminals will continue to use proven methods that get them the results they are looking for. Here are 3 cybersecurity trends that continue to be an issue for organizations everywhere.
Cybersecurity Webinars this October from New Horizons
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), which is an annual campaign to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. NCSAM aims to engage and educate public and private sector partners through events and initiatives, while providing tools and resources needed to stay safe online, and increase the resiliency of the Nation in the event of a cyber incident. Here are several must-attend cybersecurity webinars taking place this October at New Horizons.
Microsoft Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) - Update
Microsoft is updating Software Assurance benefits beginning in February 2020 to ensure Software Assurance stays relevant and useful to customers. With this change in direction, some Software Assurance benefits will be retired or changed to eliminate redundancies and better align Software Assurance benefits across Microsoft’s products and services portfolio. The changes made also simplify benefit redemptions and replace outdated implementation mechanisms. While each customer experience is unique, all customers can benefit from the ability to optimize their business performance through Software Assurance.
Everything You Need to Know About Cisco’s New CCNA
Cisco first introduced the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification in 1998. Since that time thousands of IT Networking professionals have reaped the benefits that Cisco certification can offer. The CCNA continues to serve as a differentiator for individuals beginning their careers as networking professionals. To maintain relevance in the marketplace, and to adjust to the ever-changing IT landscape, Cisco has dramatically changed the scope of the CCNA for 2020.