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Security+ provides a global benchmark for best practices in IT network and operational security, one of the fastest-growing fields in IT.
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During the COVID-19 pandemic, technology has connected us like never before—solidifying its value during this unprecedented time in history. But beyond doing the important work of moving applications to the cloud and implementing collaboration platforms, the tech industry is playing a critical role in the front line fight against COVID-19.
Sep 22, 2020, 20:09 PM by Scott Campbell
Learn why IT certifications are worth it. CompTIA explains what the different types, costs and benefits of IT certifications.
Sep 21, 2020, 20:21 PM by Emily Matzelle
The CompTIA Tech Career Academy trains students who have little-to-no information technology experience and gives them the skills to launch an IT career. The program offers online classes and even connects its graduates to potential employers once they’ve completed their training. Wood was one of CompTIA Tech Career Academy’s first fully remote students, and the program changed his life.
Sep 18, 2020, 13:05 PM by Michelle Lange
Over the past 18 months, digital transformation efforts have started to introduce new qualities to each of the four pillars of IT, including infrastructure, development, security and data. Here's a look at the shifts that are taking place now.
Sep 17, 2020, 21:03 PM by Seth Robinson
Rust on a Land Cruiser is a pretty good analogy to hackers in a network: hackers and rust are both persistent, quiet and insidious.
Sep 16, 2020, 16:31 PM by James Stanger
When the COVID-19 pandemic forced entire industries into at-home work and students into distance learning, technology became a lifeline, replacing in-person interaction as the primary means of communication. MSPs jumped into action to help keep businesses, students and customers connected and secure.
Sep 15, 2020, 21:36 PM by Michelle Lange
Just when we’re about to write off 2020, JJ Adams proves your goals don’t have to take a backseat.
Sep 14, 2020, 13:09 PM by Emily Matzelle