CompTIA On-Demand Webinars

We keep webinars for 90 days after their original presentation available to you as recent on-demand webinars. Webinars that were held more than 90 days before may be available in Insight & Tools.

  • Business Associates are NOT Responsible for Clients’ HIPAA Compliance, BUT You Still Might Be At-Risk Powered by the IT Security Community

    November 30, 2017 1:00 PM

    1pm CT / 2pm ET

    HIPAA covers health care organizations and businesses that support them, including MSPs and cloud services. Can you get in trouble for something your client does? What if they don’t follow your advice? Are you liable? Should you just avoid healthcare clients, so you don’t have to worry? What can you do to protect your reputation and your money?

    HIPAA expert Mike Semel will answer these questions during a 1-hour IT Security community webinar on Thursday, November 30. Time will be left for your questions and comments.

         * This is not a CEU eligible webinar

  • The Drone Hype, Market and Opportunity

    November 28, 2017 1:00 PM

    1pm CT / 2pm ET
    Did you know the drone market is expected to surpass $12 Billion by 2021? Or that there are 40,000 plus FAA Certified Drone Operators? Join Chris Phillips, Director of CompTIA’s Industry Advisory Councils, along with Arlin Sorensen, CEO of HTS-Ag for a look at the Drone Industry and what you should know about this fast growing market.
     
    Topics will include:

    • Vertical market business applications;
    • Key industry insights;
    • Ways to add Drone technology to your future service portfolio.
    From hardware to hype, Arlin will share a real life case study from his “Techno-Farm”. You don’t want to miss this fast flying, fun webinar!

         * This is not a CEU eligible webinar

  • Stories from the Cybercrime Battlefield: Forward into 2018

    November 28, 2017 9:00 AM

    3pm London GMT / 9am CT

    As we leave a challenging year in security and look forward to 2018, there are a number of key developments and trends to watch.

    1. GDPR rises to the top of the list as a potentially massive disruptive force in the Channel.
    2. Cyber Weapons were unleashed in 2017 and landed into many corporate networks. Are businesses now cyber-collateral damage?
    3. Poor IoT security has given rise to powerful Bot nets capable of massive DDOS attacks. Will MSPs, ITSP and Channel Vendors move in unison to mitigate this emerging threat?
    4. Finally, what are the 2017 success stories that can help pave the way forwards? What is the next generation of products and services which will grow in importance and provide security in 2018?

  • Corporate Tax Reform Webinar

    November 14, 2017 2:00 PM

    2pm CT / 3pm ET
    You’re invited! Join CompTIA and Grant Thornton for a tax reform webinar at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, November 14, for an in-depth discussion on the recently released tax reform legislation in Congress. Webinar participants will hear from tax experts Joel Waterfield, Dustin Stamper, and David Sites on how the proposal could impact the business community. Be sure to register soon;  you won’t want to miss out on this excellent opportunity.
     
    Contact Geoff Lane with any questions.

  • Introducing CompTIA AITP – Your IT Pro Association

    November 9, 2017 1:00 PM

    1pm CT / 2pm ET
    You know all about CompTIA the industry association, now join CompTIA AITP’s Director, Colleen Loeffler Phonwiang for an introduction to our all-new IT Pro association.  Find out why CompTIA AITP is the go-to-resource for individuals seeking to start, grow and advance a career in technology.  In addition to learning about valuable resource you can put to work in your career today, you will get a behind the curtain peek at CompTIA AITP’s big plans for 2018 and beyond.  Be sure to join us for what is sure to be an informative and helpful webinar designed to help you grow your career today.

  • Understanding Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR)

    November 7, 2017 1:00 PM

    1pm CT / 2pm ET
    Threats have evolved and adapted.  It’s time to do the same with your security!  Due to market and vendor immaturity there is a lot of spin, half measures, and traditional product reworks being employed to try and maintain parity with true EDR products. Find out the pitfalls and opportunities as well as what you can do to ensure more security without more work.

  • Risky business: Essential skills for pivoting security resources - Rebroadcast

    November 1, 2017 11:00 AM

    11am CT / 12pm ET
    The Equifax hack – like many others – has led to a lot of finger pointing finger wagging. It’s also left quite a few people to wonder how attacks seem to be getting worse, and how critical resources can be properly protected. Risk management is the critical concept at play in all of these discussions. As we read about are and affected by each latest successful attack on our infrastructure, it’s clear that few in the IT industry have a clear grasp on the practical nature of risk management.

    Join Dr. James Stanger and his guests to discuss practical ways IT Pros can implement risk management. We’ll discuss ways to conduct proper analytics, create metrics, and assign importance to key resources, and then learn how to pivot resources based on analytical data. We’ll also be discussing how to work with key technical and non-technical individuals to help prepare for attacks on your business. We’re looking forward to having you join us as we discuss the practical steps of risk management in the world of the ITPro.

    Earn CE Credit! Your participation in this upcoming webinar can earn you (1) continuing education (CE) credit towards renewal of your CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+ and CASP certifications.
    After the webinar, you may click on the "Proof of Participation" widget to download a certificate which may be uploaded to your candidate account for activity credit.

  • Dream IT Overview – Speak up for Girls in Tech

    October 31, 2017 1:00 PM

    1pm CT / 2pm ET
    You joined AWIT because you want to make a difference.  One way you can do this is by telling your story to girls and women and helping them see the career possibilities in tech.  Join this interactive webinar where you will learn about the Dream IT materials – slides, videos, handouts, discussion notes –that make it easy for anyone to make a presentation encouraging girls and women to consider tech careers. 

    Presented by:
    Cathy Alper, CompTIA
    Kirsten Hoyt, Briar Hill Consulting

         * This is not a CEU eligible webinar

  • Creating a 21st Century Workforce: Apprenticeships

    October 26, 2017 2:00 PM

    2pm CT / 3pm ET
    Please join CompTIA for a webinar on October 26 at 3 p.m. ET/12 noon PT to discuss our recently released white paper on a apprenticeships and the CHANCE in Tech Act. The white paper is the second in a three-part series focusing on upskilling Americans and growing our technology talent pipeline. Our nation's technology industry relies on a modern, highly skilled workforce to remain globally competitive, but too many jobs in the industry are going unfilled. Workforce development programs like apprenticeships and our own CHANCE in Tech Act can open career pathways, shrinking the skills and confidence gaps to jumpstart growth in the industry. Be sure to register soon; you won't want to miss out on what is sure to be an insightful conversation.

         *This is not a CEU eligible webinar

  • IOT - Exploring opportunities in a connected world

    October 26, 2017 9:00 AM

    3pm UK / 9am US CT
    Estimates put the number of ‘things’ connected to the Internet at 50.1 billion by 2020. This translates to approximately 6.3 connected things per person if distributed evenly across the planet. From phones to home appliances to smart cities to business application, IoT has the potential to revolutionise the way we live and work. Join this important CompTIA UK Channel community webinar to find out if you should be building IoT into your future business strategy.

    Speaker info:
    Tracy Pound, Managing Director, MaximITy, Birmingham, United Kingdom
     
    Tracy is the Founder and MD of MaximITy Limited, formed in 2000 to help companies really get to grips with tech.  She has over 32 years’ experience in the industry starting out as a programmer before moving into consultancy, training and project management roles. Tracy spent 8 years in the Automotive industry and has successfully deployed large scale IT infrastructures – including hardware, software and services - into many differing industries. These include the Financial Services sector, the Construction Industry, the Services sector and general manufacturing with projects ranging from £10k to in excess of £1.4M. She is a CompTIA Premier Member, member of the Education Faculty, works with the UK Executive Council and is proud to be on the Board of Directors.

    Tracy was honoured with PCR’s IT Woman of the Year in the UK in 2016, and named CompTIA Member of the Year and is passionate about encouraging greater diversity and equality in tech.

  • Effective Leadership - From Strategy to Execution

    October 4, 2017 12:00 PM

    1pm ET / 12pm CT
    Join us for this important Canadian IT Business Community webinar. Strategic Planning is crucial to the success of any organization – large and small. But it turns out that many of those plans sit and collect dust for months afterwards. It seems that we are forgetting to focus on the execution of the plan.

    This session looks at the lifecycle of strategic planning and execution. From the development of a sound strategic plan, looking at common mistakes, through to the key to success: the execution phase. You will come away with a framework that can be applied to any strategic planning process – better ensuring implementation success in the end.

    David Barrett is a professional speaker specializing in project leadership, corporate leadership and strategy execution. He is an author of 4 books, a weekly blogger and the author of ‘The Weekly One Minute Video Series”. David is the founder and National Program Director for the Centre of Excellence in Project Management at York University in Toronto, Canada. He was the founder and Managing Director of ProjectWorld Canada, Business Analyst and Project Summit USA and the founder and Executive Editor of ProjectTimes.com and BATimes.com. David is currently working on his 5th book on strategy execution, a new project management event called ProjectTalks and a speakers’ bureau called Project Speakers Network.

  • Hybrid Complexity = Channel Opportunity

    September 20, 2017 10:00 PM

    1pm AEST, September 21st / 10 pm CT September 20th, US
    Join us for this ANZ Channel community webinar as we explore the evolution of differing channel groups – public cloud providers, born in the cloud integrators, MSP’s, SI’s, connectivity partners and carriers.  We will discuss the strengths and gaps of each group and talk to new opportunities for inter-partner partnering.
     
    Speaker’s Bio:
    With 35 years’ experience in the IT industry with more than 20 years in the vendor community, Steve Martin is a veteran of the industry and channels in particular. Responsible to championing NEXTDC’s partner preferred go to market strategy and its products strategy, Steve spends a lot of time engaging a diverse array of channel partners and wherever practical, connecting partners together to assist in addressing skills gaps.

  • Your Company Culture is a Tool – Make Sure You are Using it as One

    September 20, 2017 1:00 PM

    1pm CT / 2pm ET
    In our last webinar, “Knowing Your Company Cultures is Critical to Growth”, we talked about how to discern your existing culture and now we are going to have a conversation about how to use it as a tool. Join Arial Harland, PathShare™ HR Services, for an interactive discussion about culture as part of your brand. From marketing and website integration to hiring effectively, culture should ultimately set the tone for all company messaging and human interaction.  Powered by the Managed Services Community.
         * This is not a CEU eligible webinar

  • Check Unconscious Bias at the Door

    September 13, 2017 1:00 PM

    1pm CT / 2pm ET
    Tech Companies compete aggressively to hire and retain top talent. Unfortunately, unconscious bias can negatively affect even the best hiring strategies beginning at your proverbial front door. As companies significantly invest in attracting, hiring, developing, and retaining talent; unconscious bias unwittingly undermines an organization’s culture. Join this Advancing Diversity in Tech community webinar, where we will explore unconscious bias, its role in the workplace and how you can defeat it.

    Led by Dr. Tyi McCray, PhD  diversity and inclusion consultant whose client roster includes Slack, Twitter and Pinterest. Tyi will share effective strategies for managing bias in people processes across the employee life-cycle to keep unconscious bias from affecting innovation and success in your organization.

         * This is not a CEU Eligible webinar