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July 15th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
With more than 30 years of experience in the tech industry, there isn’t much that Bob Stegner, hasn’t either done, seen, or had a customer do or see. He’s learned a few things along the way, lessons that he’s shared with guests and viewers of a CompTIA Connect YouTube series called “Universal - Read More
July 14th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
What do CCNA Security, CCNP Security, CEH, ISA, Infosec CISSP, Amazon AWS Certified Security and ISACA CRISC have in common? They are all part of the large grouping of cybersecurity certifications currently available. Each of these certifications is valuable and serves a valid purpose. But what - Read More
July 13th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The IT market is becoming more interconnected with a rising number of companies working together. McKinsey refers to this as ‘ecosystem 2.0’ and they predict that technology businesses collaborating and working together will increase.  Research conducted by Coterie Marketing and the - Read More
July 9th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Just as US businesses were closing down for the July 4 long holiday weekend, the REvil ransomware group attacked—impacting the MSP community more directly than any previous incident. Kaseya, one of the leading IT management software companies was the target and their VSA product used by many MSPs - Read More
July 9th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
You’ve made the decision to get your CompTIA A+ or CompTIA Security+ certification – congratulations! Studying for these certification exams and learning the content the right way will open many doors as you advance your technology career. Creating a study guide based on the exam objectives is your - Read More
July 8th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Prospecting is one of the key stages in building your managed services business yet one of the most challenging. To keep a sales pipeline full of opportunities you must prospect and nurture your leads—or sales will not happen. It’s neither fun nor glamorous to prospect and nurture leads, and many - Read More
July 8th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Many IT roles now include some cybersecurity responsibilities, and once you get that taste, you may want to do more. Perhaps you’re even thinking about pursuing a cybersecurity career. If you currently work in networking, software development, systems engineering, financial and risk analysis, - Read More
July 7th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Historically, a common form of retaining data and information has been books and files. While practical, this form of data retention poised some challenges. Most notably, some people held significant control over who had access to review, edit and update information as needed. And so, we began - Read More
July 6th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
We hear a lot about self-care these days and the concept is pretty straight forward—it’s all about doing certain things to put yourself and your needs first. The idea is that when you take care of yourself, you will, in turn, be able to take better care of others. The same thing applies to your - Read More
July 6th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
IT pros have many opportunities to start and advance their careers within cybersecurity. CyberSeek wants to help close the cybersecurity skills gap, so it provides detailed, actionable data about supply and demand in the cybersecurity job market to help prospective job searchers. CyberSeek has - Read More