CompTIA Blog

  • Collaboration, Planning Are Key to Achieving Smart Cities Success

    Aug 6, 2019, 22:37 PM by Scott Campbell
    It takes creative thinking, perseverance and patience, but above all collaboration to turn smart cities visions into reality, Dominic Papa of the Phoenix-based Institute for Digital Progress, said during CompTIA’s 2019 ChannelCon in Las Vegas.
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  • Exploring the Technology Buyer’s Journey, One Step at a Time

    Aug 6, 2019, 21:16 PM by Scott Campbell
    A solution provider’s ability to understand the buyer’s journey—and provide value at each step along the way—is critical to customer success in today’s market, according to CompTIA Channel Advisory Board members at ChannelCon 2019 in Las Vegas.
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  • ChannelCon 2019 Kicks Off: Check Out Highlights from Day 1

    Aug 6, 2019, 00:07 AM by CompTIA
    Day 1 of ChannelCon struck a celebratory note with multiple award winners being honored, including the Member of the Year. CompTIA Communities and Councils also got down to the business of technology, tackling the industry's biggest opportunities and challenges.
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  • Win Prizes During the ChannelCon Technology Vendor Fair

    Aug 2, 2019, 12:50 PM by CompTIA
    ChannelCon attendees, don’t forget to check out all the latest products and services at the Technology Vendor Fair—and you won’t want to miss these booths that are offering some great raffle prizes. Remember, you have to be in it to win it!
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  • Overheard in July: Robotics, Women in SaaS, Channel Readiness and More

    Jul 31, 2019, 12:32 PM by CompTIA
    In July CompTIA podcasts covered a range of topics—from robotics to women in SaaS, creating company culture to channel readiness, and more. Take a look at what we overheard and start listening today.
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  • Five Myths About Drones in Business (and Why They’re Just Myths)

    Jun 27, 2019, 18:38 PM by Scott Campbell
    The business value of drone technologies is increasing, according to CompTIA’s new Drone Market report, but there are still a lot of myths and misconceptions about what drones do and how they do it. It’s a challenge that members of CompTIA’s Drone Advisory Council see every day.
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  • Becoming a Better Leader Is Key to Success for ANZ Speakers

    Jun 25, 2019, 18:30 PM by CompTIA
    Unpacking the complexities and best practice of leadership took centre stage at CompTIA’s latest ANZ Channel Community meeting in Sydney, Australia, where solution providers received valuable insight and guidance from the channel’s best.
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  • Invest in Yourself at CompTIA ChannelCon

    Jun 20, 2019, 16:26 PM by Emily Matzelle
    When you participate in ChannelCon, held Aug. 5-7 at the Bellagio Hotel, the whole point is to win big. And, we’re not talking about gambling. We want you to win big at work.
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  • Top 6 Tech Industry Trends in Australia and New Zealand

    Jun 13, 2019, 16:51 PM by CompTIA
    As CompTIA’s ANZ Channel Community builds momentum, it's important for members to be up to date on the most relevant regional trends in the market. Using CompTIA’s IT Industry Outlook report as a guide, we’ve identified six of the trends likely to be the most relevant for channel business in Australia and New Zealand:
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  • EmTech Community Lists Top 10 Technologies for 2019

    May 28, 2019, 14:57 PM by Seth Robinson, Senior Director of Technology Analysis
    The 2019 Top 10 Emerging Technologies list includes those technologies that would have the most impact for the business of technology.
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  • Sneak Peek: 3 Things You’ll Learn in CompTIA’s Newest AI Research

    May 23, 2019, 14:48 PM by CompTIA
    On a recent episode of Volley, Carolyn April and Seth Robinson discussed the forthcoming Artificial Intelligence research from CompTIA. The research takes a deep dive into the business opportunities, as well as the hurdles, that exist with this emerging technology. Here’s a sneak peek at what's in the full report.
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  • Forging a Brighter Future with the Canadian Business Technology Community

    May 21, 2019, 15:00 PM by Brian Sherman
    Leaders of the Canadian Business Technology Community understand the need for change. In order to help members address current challenges and prepare for those that will come in future years, they’re doubling down with new conversations, initiatives and other activities in 2019.
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  • Benelux Community Identifies Top 4 Technology Challenges

    May 14, 2019, 16:28 PM by Bob Snyder, Editor-in-Chief, Channel Media Europe
    CompTIA has launched an open, vendor-neutral community focused on the needs of the Benelux region, encompassing Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. The goal of this new community is to help businesses thrive in a time of unprecedented change.
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  • CompTIA ChannelChangers: Inspiring the NextGen Community

    May 9, 2019, 12:33 PM by Brian Sherman
    Five years ago, CompTIA created the ChannelChangers award. The association bestows this honor on a select group of young professionals who are making their mark within member companies, have shown success or originality as entrepreneurs, or have positively impacted the industry in other ways.
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  • The All New CompTIA Canadian Business Technology Community

    May 7, 2019, 11:56 AM by Adam Proulx, Sr. Manager, Member Communities, CompTIA
    With more than 1,100 individuals committed to promoting the expansion and growth of Canada’s $160 billion technology industry, the CompTIA Canadian Business Technology (CBT) Community helps businesses thrive through networking and thought leadership, as well as being a platform to connect with likeminded IT professionals experiencing similar challenges and opportunities.
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