Internet of Things Posts

  • Linux and IoT Scalability

    Jan 17, 2020, 11:04 AM by Oliver Bailey
    Insight, successful design and the need for a portable operating system are the most likely reasons for the scalability of Linux.
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  • From AI to Workforce: 10 Initiatives We're Excited About in 2020

    Jan 7, 2020, 18:51 PM by Scott Campbell
    As CompTIA continues to develop content and programs to advance emerging technologies, here are 10 things we’re excited about in 2020.
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  • Tech for Good: GPS Solution Helps a Mental Health Firm Realize Improved Services, Lower Costs

    Dec 10, 2019, 15:11 PM by CJ Arlotta
    A GPS solution—leveraging IoT, business analytics, AI, and automation—helps customer improve fleet management and patient experience
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  • Linux, Cybersecurity and Protecting Industrial Control Systems

    Nov 25, 2019, 11:39 AM by Oliver Bailey
    Large amounts of data pass through the internet every day from IoT controls and devices. When it comes to Linux IoT cybersecurity, the level of embedded security should be considered the highest priority.
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  • What Is Zero Trust, and Why Does It Work?

    Nov 15, 2019, 21:48 PM by Michelle Lange
    With IoT comes the addition of exponentially more connected devices, each one adding potential vulnerabilities to your network. Following a zero trust security model is one way to increase network security no matter who or how many devices try to gain access.
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  • 5 Ways the Construction Industry is Embracing Emerging Technology

    Nov 7, 2019, 18:43 PM by CompTIA
    CIO Steven Capper shares how Royal Bam Group is using artificial intelligence, drones, internet of things and more in the construction industry.
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  • The Internet of Things (IoT) and Technical Debt: Why It Matters

    Aug 14, 2019, 20:47 PM by James Stanger
    As an industry, we tend to skip certain steps in the development process, hoping to resolve them later. This practice is called technical debt. And like financial debt, it needs to be addressed before it gets out of control – especially when it comes to IoT.
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  • Contest: CompTIA Spot the IoT

    Jul 22, 2019, 13:59 PM by CompTIA
    Join CompTIA and ITProTV on our road trip celebrating IT pros nationwide. Watch our videos to catch scenes from the road and keep an eye out for the IoT gadgets we use on the road for your chance to win!
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  • Webinar: Network Host Discovery with Nmap and Beyond

    Jul 8, 2019, 21:32 PM by CompTIA
    For the next Office Hours with James, join CompTIA Chief Technology Evangelist Dr. James Stanger to learn more about how Nmap and other applications are used today, in both traditional and IoT networks.
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  • Why IT Needs to Keep an Eye on IoT

    Apr 25, 2019, 19:50 PM by Matthew Stern
    Smart devices for all applications are appearing more frequently in office environments. For businesses, this raises many new cybersecurity concerns. So how close are enterprises and SMBs to safely leveraging IoT? CompTIA’s 2019 Trends in Internet of Things gives guidance on where we are and need to be.
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  • Smart Devices and Cybersecurity: Baby Tech Secure Enough for Meghan Markle

    Apr 22, 2019, 14:41 PM by Michelle Lange
    In a baby tech market on track to hit $16.78 billion by 2025, there’s a lot to choose from. Unsecured Wi-Fi, default passwords and weak code are vulnerabilities hackers love to exploit, creating a direct path to the whole family’s personally identifiable information.
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  • The Future Looks Bright for Forward-Thinking IT Services Professionals

    Apr 16, 2019, 15:08 PM by Brian Sherman
    While many IT services professionals remain focused on infrastructure and closely related applications to support their clients, the emerging technologies are opening the imaginations ̶ and checkbooks ̶ of adventurous entrepreneurs. Based on current trends detailed in the CompTIA IT Industry Outlook 2019, the business case for these emerging solutions is quickly shifting from the speculative stage to one with real interest and revenue opportunities.
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  • The Skills You Need for the Internet of Things (IoT)

    Feb 22, 2019, 17:22 PM by Seth Robinson
    As with any new trend, businesses are quickly looking for the skills that will lead to IoT success. CompTIA’s latest research on the internet of things found that many of the skills companies consider critical for IoT are in foundational areas of IT.
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  • Emerging Technology and IT Pros: What to Expect and How to Prepare

    Feb 15, 2019, 17:02 PM by Seth Robinson
    Companies are exploring a number of new trends as they try to drive new growth or reach new customers, and the natural next question is around getting the right skills. Rather than seeking out highly specialized skills, the right answer is likely to build new skills on top of existing ones.
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  • Secure System Design: Why Plug and Play Is a Dangerous Game

    Sep 24, 2018, 14:35 PM by Debra B. McCraw
    In today’s world, it’s not out of the realm of possibility for hackers to be able to access a device and cause harm. CompTIA Security+, and the new CompTIA CertMaster Learn for Security+, address many of the cybersecurity issues related to IoT, including secure systems design.
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