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July 2nd, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
If you’ve searched “how to cheat on CompTIA A+ exam” or “how to cheat on CompTIA Security+ exam,” it’s likely you’ve ended up here. And while CompTIA obviously doesn’t encourage cheating – we do want individuals pursuing IT certifications to understand why cheating is so damaging to your career, to - Read More
July 1st, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Ethics certainly creates a buzz in the business world. Ethical issues such as how we treat others, use information, engage with employees, manage resources, approach sustainability, and impact the world around us all affect how we view companies. In fact, the inappropriate treatment of people and - Read More
July 1st, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Like it or not, data breaches are a part of our digital world. They are happening every day due to a number of factors. More than half (52%) of data breaches are caused by a malicious attack, according to IBM’s Cost of a Data Breach 2020 report, and on average it takes 280 days to identify a - Read More
June 30th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Many IT pros begin their journey in the tech industry in one of the many IT support job roles out there. IT support offers many opportunities for IT pros to gain experience working in a professional tech environment before branching out into other facets of IT. For those that aspire to grow - Read More
June 29th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
It took nearly 16 months—thanks COVID-19— after launching the CompTIA ISAO to finally meet some of our members in person at IT Nation Secure. But it was worth the wait. The conference provided a great opportunity to catch up with old friends, new members and hear firsthand about the latest - Read More
June 28th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Thinking about becoming a data analyst? If so, your timing is terrific, as data analysts are currently in high demand. Companies across all industries are actively looking for professionals who can gather, organize and use data to create better business outcomes. These may be data specialists, such - Read More
June 25th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The technology buyer’s journey can be a complex, confusing concept to grasp, but it can also mean the difference between keeping a customer happy and losing one to a competitor.A solution provider’s ability to understand that journey—and provide value at each step along the way—is critical to - Read More
June 25th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
“Is CompTIA Network+ worth it?” If you’ve found yourself asking this question, you need quick, straightforward answers that will help you determine if this certification is worth your time, money and effort. Read on to find out what the CompTIA Network+ certification is and if it’s a worthwhile - Read More
June 23rd, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
I recently wrote that virtualization and cloud computing were some of the more interesting subjects to me in the new CompTIA Server+ (SK0-005) exam. Today, I’ll dive into another of my favorite topics from the new certification exam, server deployments and initial configuration tasks. I’ve divided - Read More
June 22nd, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
There’s a whole world of opportunity waiting for your technology business—are you ready to spread your wings? ChannelCon Online 2021 is your launch pad. With a mix of virtual sessions on the latest developments and hottest trends in technology on August 3 and 4, and in-person networking - Read More