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March 8th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The last year has brought a renewed focus on diversity in the workplace—as well as a call for increased accountability on programs aimed at bringing more women and underrepresented populations into the tech industry. According to CompTIA’s 2021 Industry Outlook report:“After years of talk - Read More
March 8th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
If you’re old enough to remember walking around the house the night before daylight saving time (DST) took effect to reset the clocks on your stove, microwave, VCR and alarms, you probably need a night cream! Jokes aside, today’s smart devices have made manually adjusting your clocks an ancient - Read More
March 5th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The past year has certainly brought its fair share of life lessons. If you feel like you’ve spent the year looking for the horizon to see where we’ll land, you aren’t alone. It’s been one heck of a ride and one that’s made a far-reaching impact. It’s difficult to know exactly how recent situations - Read More
March 5th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Running a successful tech business isn’t easy. It takes way more than subject matter expertise in your industry to thrive. Technology business owners and executives must have the foresight to build a growth strategy, expand their customer base and nurture their employees—all while consistently - Read More
March 4th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex – Harry and Meghan – are adding to their tech-friendly family. The arrival of baby number 2 will make Archie Harrison a big brother – and like any parents expanding their brood, will likely make life a bit more hectic. While expecting Archie, the parents-to-be - Read More
March 3rd, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Configuring secure access to servers and networks across the internet for remote workers is crucial to ensure that systems and data remain secure. Whether you are a server administrator, network administrator or cybersecurity professional, the method you’ll likely use to provide this secure access - Read More
March 1st, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Cybersecurity is an ever-changing field that requires keeping up to speed and constantly honing and developing new skills. That may seem overwhelming, but the good news is that there is a wonderful, welcoming and ever-growing cybersecurity community that provides plenty of resources to help keep - Read More
February 26th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The first step into a career in information technology is often in IT support services. With a seemingly endless list of job titles in this field, the CompTIA research team has compiled a list of the top 16 IT support job roles, ranked by number of job openings in 2020, to help you plan your IT - Read More
February 26th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Once upon a time, an organization could easily be defined as a technology company. If you produced hardware, created software or were in the business of fixing said hardware or software, you were a tech company. Today, those lines are less defined. In fact, the lines aren’t only blurred, but the - Read More
February 25th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
An E. coli outbreak of romaine lettuce made national news in late 2019, an incident that lasted more than two months and infected 167 people in 27 states, sending 85 to the hospital. The year before, a similar outbreak caused the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to tell Americans to throw - Read More