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CompTIA’s IT team discusses the challenges that many companies faced when employees began working remote during the pandemic, best practices for IT departments, and recommendations to enable productivity and secure remote work environments.
Sep 24, 2020, 23:33 PM by Louisa Fitzgerald
Wondering what it’s like to have a remote IT job? Read about the daily expectations and hear how to get one, from seasoned IT pros.
Sep 23, 2020, 13:33 PM by Ashley Watters
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