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CompTIA Senior Director, Technology Analysis

Seth Robinson analyzes technology trends in the IT industry and provides insight into trend drivers and future direction. He has led research studies on IT security, cloud computing, IoT and mobility, among other areas.

  • Cybersecurity Perspectives: IT Pros and the Business Finding Common Ground

    Oct 7, 2019, 19:35 PM by Seth Robinson
    As with other parts of digital transformation, cybersecurity is a field where the business side and the IT side need to come together to build the best solution.
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  • 4 Ways to Balance Cybersecurity with Tech Innovation

    Oct 1, 2019, 20:39 PM by Seth Robinson
    Data from CompTIA’s newest cybersecurity research illustrates how different parts of the organization view of security vs. tech innovation. Here are four ways executives, business staff and security providers can balance cybersecurity and innovation.
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  • 3 Parts to Digital Transformation from Apple WWDC 2019

    Jun 3, 2019, 22:29 PM by Seth Robinson
    At WWDC, Tim Cook explained the three-pronged approach of Apple’s strategy: hardware, software and services. These areas are part of the plan for most tech companies, but what makes Apple unique is the integrated approach it takes.
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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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  • IBM, Red Hat and Multi-Cloud Management: What It Means for IT Pros

    Oct 30, 2018, 14:53 PM by Seth Robinson
    IT pros have found that their jobs have not disappeared when their companies adopted a cloud approach. Instead, the maintenance tasks have been replaced with more strategic work around workload management.
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  • Cybersecurity Jobs: The Skills That Make Up the Best Teams

    Oct 15, 2018, 19:44 PM by Seth Robinson
    Just as security is becoming more critical, it is also becoming more complex. One tactic that companies are exploring to address the growing importance and complexity of cybersecurity is the creation of focused security teams.
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  • 3 Ways Strategic IT Influences the Organization and the IT Pro

    Jul 20, 2018, 11:03 AM by Seth Robinson
    The role of the IT pro has greatly evolved over the past decade. Some of your colleagues may know you as the go-to person for when their computer is malfunctioning – but as IT advances from the traditional break/fix style to a more strategic approach, your colleagues will get to know you for more than that.
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  • Building the Skills for Cloud Success

    May 30, 2018, 20:02 PM by Seth Robinson
    Businesses are beginning to realize that cloud computing can enable an entirely new approach, one that allows IT to take a more strategic role in driving the business forward. Cloud Computing and IT Operations examines the changes taking place within IT teams as they embrace cloud solutions and transform their companies.
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  • 3 Infrastructure Trends to Watch for in 2018: Cloud, IoT and “New Collar” Jobs

    Feb 23, 2018, 21:08 PM by Seth Robinson
    Even though IT jobs have been hot for a while now, the market is reaching fever pitch. As companies continue down the path of digital transformation, they are gaining an appreciation for how being tech savvy can separate them from the pack.
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