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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.
The Growing IT Skills Gap
The IT skills gap is growing. In 2019 and beyond, employing skilled IT workers will be a key factor separating successful companies from the ones that fall behind. The demand for advanced skills in programming, app development and data analysis is on the rise. Emerging technologies like machine learning and AI are poised to generate at least 133 million new roles by 2022, according to the World Economic Forum.
Q & A with CompTIA Product Manager, Teresa Sears
CompTIA’s A+ certification originally debuted in 1993 and since that time more than one million IT professionals have earned their A+ certification. To maintain its relevancy in the market place, CompTIA introduces major revisions with updated course content every 3 years. In doing so, A+ continues to offer the fundamental knowledge that many aspiring IT professionals require to advance in their careers.
Introduction to Microsoft Azure Role-Based Certifications
In September of 2018, at their Ignite conference, Microsoft announced their new role-based certifications for Azure. This new model alters the Microsoft 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. Let’s talk about what’s new and what the new certifications look like.
Get to Know Agile
Clients love when a team can create the best version of their idea in an efficient time frame. To do this, more and more companies are adopting the Agile method. Agile Methodology is a tool used to promote better project management, but what makes it such a benefit to businesses? Who can use it and how can you get properly trained? All these questions and other helpful facts can be found in the information below.
The NIST Cybersecurity Framework & Workforce Development
In May 2017, the US president issued an Executive Order for “Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure,” which hold heads of executive departments and agencies (agency heads) accountable for managing cybersecurity risk to their enterprises.
Top 5 Cybersecurity Certifications to Help Protect Your Business
How important is security in your business? If the answer is anything less than ‘extremely’, you could be faced with some very serious problems. The threat of hacking is at an all-time high and many companies are defenseless against attack. Some may think they are protected but can still be very susceptible to unwanted access by hackers. The threat of hacking is so great because of a hacker’s ability to customize the attacks based on the particular software, firewalls, etc. that they are going against.
Get to Know Cisco
Cisco is a provider of many different facets of software that can optimize your business. It works to help both individuals and organizations to move forward. The question many potential users start off having, though, are what it is, how it can benefit my organization and what certification will help me excel? Below are facts to help you gain a better understanding of Cisco and how to use its benefits to further your company.
What is a Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator?
Computer Investigation techniques are being used by police, government, and corporate entities globally, and many of them turn to EC-Council for the Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator CHFI Certification Program. Computer Security and Computer investigations are changing terms. More tools are invented daily for conducting Computer Investigations, be it computer crime, digital forensics, computer investigations, or even standard computer data recovery,
The tools and techniques covered in EC-Council’s CHFI program will prepare individuals to conduct computer investigations using groundbreaking digital forensics technologies.
Ten Minutes on Business Analysis
Guest Author: Pete O'Donnell, Technical Instructor
I was asked to sit down and write out a short article on the great subject of Business Analysis; what it is, how it can be used and other benefits. Being an instructor who is teaching these classes all the time, I only had about 10 minutes to do it. Even so, I wrote down the role of a Business Analyst, how it is similar to Project Management and how to get certified.