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March 22nd, 2023 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The Secure Shell (SSH) is still the de facto way of connecting to remote Linux servers and various network devices. Rather than losing importance, its use has increased with the greater reliance on automation technologies such as Ansible.Suppose your dev team stands up a new webserver in their test - Read More
March 21st, 2023 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
CompTIA members work with us—and each other—to build the resources and tools that demonstrate how innovative technologies help businesses be more efficient, productive and profitable. Why do they do it? We’re going to let them explain.In this Q&A, Jonathan Blakey, vice president of - Read More
March 20th, 2023 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Does your organization take a skills-based IT hiring approach? If not, you’re missing out on a plethora of benefits that only a skills-based hiring method can offer.Many organizations today over-emphasize the importance of academic degrees for IT job candidates. While it’s not always the case, in - Read More
March 17th, 2023 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Inflation. Quiet quitting. The Great Resignation. In today’s climate, there are plenty of employment issues for college students to be concerned about. So, when you meet someone clear-eyed and resolute about his plans for the future, you take notice. Naq Tahir may be only 21 years old, but the - Read More
March 15th, 2023 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
From exclusive research previews to important new cybersecurity initiatives to Spotlight Awards honoring CompTIA members—CompTIA Communities and Councils Forum (CCF) 2023 had something for everyone. What’s Next for CompTIA Membership He detailed how CompTIA’s regional communities are - Read More
March 15th, 2023 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Providing the best customer experience is critical to channel success, along with adapting to changing customers demographics and buying patterns, while economic and uncertainty present big challenges, according to CompTIA’s upcoming State of the Channel 2023 research. “Customers are expecting top- - Read More
March 15th, 2023 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
There’s been a lot of hype in the media recently about the impact of ChatGPT. While some are considering the positive impact it could have in corporate environments, others suggest it may have very negative impacts in academic and other learning environments. I’ll confess, I’ve been wrestling - Read More
March 14th, 2023 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
These initiatives are all a part of a larger strategy to help close the confidence gap, increase our positive impact and expand globally to grow CompTIA’s reach and relevance.  CompTIA detailed several of these new benefits and program enhancements to advance the industry and help make - Read More
March 13th, 2023 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Today’s businesses face the task of managing complex and constant security threats, often on their own. With the risks and attacks from malicious actors continually growing, many organizations are looking for help. To help protect everyone, the federal government has directed funding to encourage - Read More
March 10th, 2023 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is #EmbraceEquity, a nod toward overcoming challenges associated with bias, stereotypes and discrimination in the workplace. CompTIA has many resources to help female workers support each other and provide guidance to advance their careers and - Read More