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September 24th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Have you ever played a game of cards only to find out that you were missing a few? If you didn’t count the cards in the deck before you started, it probably looked like you were playing with a full hand. But missing just a few cards can make a big difference—and, in fact, make it impossible to win - Read More
September 24th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Two-factor authentication (2FA) has been around for quite a while, and is a part of an IT pro’s toolkit. It involves the use of two methods, or factors, of proving identity. We’ve all logged in to a resource using a password. That’s an example of a single factor. In some cases, you’ve entered a - Read More
September 22nd, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Is CompTIA Linux+ worth it? We think so. But we’re not the only source that loves this cert. IT professionals and tech training providers also think CompTIA Linux+ is worthwhile. “The (CompTIA) Linux+ is worth a serious look, especially if you’re new to Linux or within your first few years of Linux - Read More
September 21st, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
When it comes to analyzing your team’s sales compensation plans, or figuring out where your latest marketing campaign went awry, or what new security tools could help you protect your clients, wouldn’t it be great to ask a genius? CompTIA corporate members will get that chance again leading into - Read More
September 20th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
This article is part of an IT Career News series called Your Next Move. These articles take an inside look at the roles related to CompTIA certifications. Each article will include the responsibilities, qualifications, related job titles and salary range for the role. As you consider the next move - Read More
September 17th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The Senate’s monumental passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, a comprehensive bipartisan infrastructure bill that promises to modernize the nation’s physical and digital infrastructure while creating thousands of American jobs, was just the beginning. Now, the House needs to take - Read More
September 17th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
If you want to develop a career in IT infrastructure covering troubleshooting, configuring and managing networks, CompTIA Network+ could help you get there! Maybe you’re an IT pro working on the help desk or maybe you’re new to IT overall, but either way you have some work to do to earn your - Read More
September 16th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
If it seems like forever since your last live business conference, well, you’re not alone. We’re all looking forward to seeing peers and colleagues in person to discuss the latest industry topics and trends. The wait is almost over.For the first time in more than 18 months, CompTIA plans to host a - Read More
September 15th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
To ensure that an organization’s networks are functioning properly and securely protected, IT pros must understand the fundamentals of computer networking. Certifications validate an IT pros knowledge and skills on tech topics, and CompTIA Network+ is a globally recognized certification that - Read More
September 14th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Like millions of other Americans, Jay Tipton was looking forward to the upcoming Independence Day holiday weekend this year. It was Friday, July 2, just a couple more hours and the festivities could begin. The CEO of Technology Specialists, a Fort Wayne, Ind.-based MSP, was visiting a longtime - Read More