CompTIA Blog

  • How Are You Using Cloud?

    Nov 2, 2018, 18:41 PM by CompTIA
    The best way to know how to market cloud solutions is to use them in your business. We asked some of your peers how they're doing just that. Check out this infographic for the full story.
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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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  • 3 Steps to a Successful Cloud Migration Strategy

    Sep 14, 2018, 15:58 PM by Michelle Lange
    Execute a successful cloud migration across any service or deployment model using these tips from cloud computing expert DuWayne Harrison, who spoke at ChannelCon 2018.
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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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  • What Is Cloud Computing? A General Overview

    May 16, 2018, 14:38 PM by Ed Tittel
    Though the cloud has become ubiquitous, not everybody gets what cloud computing is, and why it’s taking over IT and computing. Here, we provide a basic introduction to some key terms and concepts and explain why cloud computing rules IT as we know it today and for the foreseeable future.
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  • 5 Ways CompTIA Cloud+ Increases Your Earning Potential

    Apr 23, 2018, 14:18 PM by Amy L. Hamblin
    As demand for all things cloud increases, so do the salaries. Here are the top-paying cloud computing skills validated by CompTIA Cloud+.
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  • Knowledge Is Power: Slaying the Cloud Beasts

    Apr 18, 2018, 16:47 PM by Debra B. McCraw
    Tech is constantly evolving, and IT pros need to be agile, open to and ready for change. Michael Farnum overcame his preconceived ideas about the cloud and learned to embrace it personally and professionally.
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  • Nine Takeaways From the CompTIA Community Forum -- Number One Will Surprise You!

    Mar 23, 2018, 21:40 PM by Daniel Margolis
    CompTIA debuted its new CompTIA Community Forum in Chicago this month, with presenters and attendees alike speaking very openly about the state of our industry and where we’re headed. Read on to get nine highlights from CCF that had everyone buzzing.
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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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  • Is Your Head in the Cloud? 5 Cloud Jobs to Check Out

    Feb 21, 2018, 17:28 PM by Jennifer Sherwood
    There is no denying that cloud computing and cloud technology are growing. Cloud systems are becoming the norm, with physical ones slowly being phased out. As this industry develops, so do the job opportunities. And the best part is that there’s a fit for everyone. Here are five cloud jobs that should be on your radar.
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  • Your Next Move: Cloud Engineer

    Feb 16, 2018, 15:21 PM by Jennifer Sherwood
    With the rise of smart devices and interconnected everything, cloud technology and careers are skyrocketing. If you like to think creatively, stay on top of current technology and be interconnected; cloud engineering could be in your future.
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  • Not "Your Place or Mine?" But Both: Understanding the Hybrid Cloud

    Feb 12, 2018, 20:58 PM by Ed Tittel
    Instead of “your place or mine?” the real question with cloud computing is how best to mix and match cloud infrastructure, assets and services that come from private and public clouds under a single umbrella. Here, we explore the issues involved and some of the common best practices for resolving them.
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  • Oracle NetSuite VP Craig West on Partners Strategy

    Feb 8, 2018, 22:01 PM by CompTIA
    Co-hosted with ChannelE2E’s Content Czar Joe Panettieri, CompTIA President and CEO Todd Thibodeaux chatted with Craig West, Senior Vice President of Channel Sales at Oracle NetSuite on the cloud ERP partner landscape and the opportunities ahead for integrators and consultants.
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  • Cloud Skills Needed Around the World

    Feb 2, 2018, 15:19 PM by James Stanger
    This past week, I went to Japan to talk to IT pros and corporate leaders about the cloud. All of these companies were looking for ways to upgrade the skills of their employees. Each one is ready for the cloud, but in such a fast-moving field – particularly in regard to the internet of things (IoT) – they’re very interested in finding ways to make their workers even more cloud-ready.
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  • A New Year Cybersecurity Two-Fer: Meltdown and Spectre

    Jan 8, 2018, 23:03 PM by James Stanger
    The new year has started with a major cybersecurity two-fer. First on the hit parade is the Meltdown flaw, which affects almost any device that contains an Intel CPU made since 1995. The second flaw is known as Spectre. It’s a more difficult flaw to exploit, but it affects all modern CPUs – not just those made by Intel.
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