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Prediction: SPs Will Face Still Competition in the Budding Internet of Things

Solution providers trying to get a foothold in the Internet of Things (IoT) should start by understanding the different pieces that come together to form the ecosystem—an area predicted to generate $1.9 billion in global economic value-add. New firms will crop up with the express purpose of servicing IoT needs, according to CompTIA’s latest study, Sizing Up the Internet of Things, which encourages solution providers to get beyond the hype and determine where the opportunities are.

Tackling a Trustmark: Finding Validation though Best Practice Integrations

After years of utilizing CompTIA’s educational services and participating in its conferences, OKI Data Americans, a company specializing managed print services, decided to look deeper into what other services CompTIA offered. Even with a well-established base in distribution and dealer relations, OKI noted that there was room for evaluation and further expansion in its print services offering.

Get $100 off Invaluable CompTIA Business Credentials — Only at ChannelCon

If applying for a CompTIA Trustmark has ever entered your mind, ChannelCon is the time to make a decision. This year, ChannelCon attendees can participate in the Trustmark Workshop, scheduled for 2:15 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 6. Pair your newfound knowledge with a $100 discount and you have a recipe for success.

Learn How Las Vegas is Stimulating Startups

Business Continuity Solutions has been in business for over 30 years. We're one of the oldest technology companies in the Las Vegas area. Over the decades we've morphed from a regular technology product sales company to a company selling enterprise-level products to a firm that does strictly managed services in its purest form.

The last six months has really been great for our company. We see the Vegas market growing.

Mobility Adoption Strong but Many Steps Remain for Full Integration

It is becoming apparent that the new trends in IT are leading to a completely new approach for businesses. In the case of mobility, having a wide range of options for front-end devices is changing the mindset around device management and workflow structure.

Workforce Investment Act is Up at Bat!

Believe it or not, there was a compromise reached in Washington D.C.! A bipartisan deal has recently been made on updating existing workforce legislation. The Workforce Investment Act (WIA) was first passed by Congress in 1998 to replace the Job Training Partnership Act to incentivize business to participate in localized workforce development services. Today, it is the country’s largest investment in training and employment programs.

Jettisoning the Jetsons: the Future of IT Service Delivery

When I sit back and think about the future, my mind goes to a Jetsons-like setting where there are flying cars and robots doing every type of work imaginable. The CompTIA IT Services and Support Community set out to explore the future of IT Service Delivery over the next three to five years as one of their 2014 initiatives. The first step in this expedition is a recently completed survey of IT service professionals.

ChannelCon Keynote Speaker Lisa Bodell is Ready to Ignite Innovation

Why do we come up with the best ideas when we’re lying in bed at night or taking a shower? It’s because there are few moments during our hectic days when we have the time to be still and actually think about the big picture. If you find yourself caught up in the process and routine of everyday business life, CompTIA ChannelCon keynote speaker Lisa Bodell is a must-see.

Military Personnel Value Training, According to New CompTIA Data

Many military personnel report being on the right path in terms of their careers and believe their jobs allow them to make meaningful contributions, provide a sense of accomplishment and include opportunities for growth and professional development. In terms of what can be done to improve job and career satisfaction, CompTIA’s “Military Career Path Study” finds that more resources for training and professional development tops the list.

Five Tips to Help You Handle Cloud Security

In the wake of the now infamous Target data breach, which compromised the credit card data of 40 million people, the hunt for answers continues. Target’s point-of-service system might be to blame, or maybe even overlooked malware warnings. Some even speculate it was caused by a hack leading from an HVAC database into a repository of cloud-based services.

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