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March 16th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
While the so-called SolarWinds data breach was originally characterized by some as an “act of war,” that’s probably unfair. It’s better classified as an act of espionage or intelligence gathering operation—by an adversary. In other words, there could be more—and even worse—still to come.The - Read More
March 15th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Two of CompTIA’s infrastructure certifications are getting an update in 2021. CompTIA Server+ and CompTIA Cloud+ make up important parts of the CompTIA Infrastructure Career Pathway, and they validate the skills needed to support and manage core components of IT infrastructure. If you’re an IT pro - Read More
March 12th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Anyone who has ever seen a movie knows that sometimes Hollywood hits the nail on the head, giving us an accurate portrayal of real-life events and situations while offering us a brief glimpse into the unfamiliar. Other times, however, movies let the fantastic take over to that special point where - Read More
March 12th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
You know that participating in your industry association is good for the future of the industry and the growth of your business—but what about your career? The truth is, what’s beneficial for the greater good can also benefit you, personally. From new opportunities to new initiatives and - Read More
March 10th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
In a perfect world, glass ceilings would not exist. However, our world is far from perfect. The good news is, it’s improving, especially for women in IT. This is due to the go-getters in the tech industry who are working hard daily to shatter the barriers that suppress women professionally. Women - Read More
March 9th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
As the dust has settled on the December 2020 SolarWinds Orion “hack,” there’s much more scrutiny worldwide towards cybersecurity and the global implications of sophisticated digital attacks. The attack brought several issues to the forefront for businesses and IT professionals as the world - Read More
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