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July 29th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
As a technology solution provider, choosing a legal representative can be a complex process, but it is one of the most important investments you can make in your business. You want someone who is an expert in their field, who gives you and your business the right amount of attention, and someone - Read More
July 29th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
As a systems engineer, you are skilled in implementing new systems, fixing errors in existing systems and improving performance through hardware upgrades. These skills are so interchangeable that they can help lead you toward a career in cybersecurity.If you are looking to transition from a career - Read More
July 28th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The customer experience is quickly becoming one of the defining traits of an excellent help desk, separating the subpar from the elite. New CompTIA research shows that while 67% of executives report being completely satisfied with the help desk, only 37% of IT staff and just 28% of business staff - Read More
July 23rd, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Some of you have been following my other blog series, My CompTIA Server+ Favorites: 3 Topics to Watch. Since I also wrote the Official CompTIA Cloud+ Study Guide, I wanted to share my favorites from the new CompTIA Cloud+ (CV0-003) as well. The series begins with this overview article, and will - Read More
July 22nd, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Tech companies spend a lot of time, focus and money on improving their customers’ experiences, a notion that’s now extending to the relationship between vendors and their partners. The shift is due to evolving business models, possibly accelerated by the global pandemic, and is probably overdue, - Read More
July 22nd, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
If you work in security intelligence, you are well on your way to having the skills needed in cybersecurity. While both fields aim to identify, monitor and counter cyber threats, security intelligence takes a broader perspective and includes physical and cybersecurity, whereas cybersecurity - Read More
July 21st, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
As cybersecurity professionals, we are aware of the role that penetration testing plays as part of a comprehensive security program. One of the main benefits is finding vulnerabilities and identifying potential security gaps that exist within our systems, as well as validating that security - Read More
July 20th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
A career as a software developer can be very exciting – from building apps that your friends and family use daily to developing systems that run devices and control networks. While this is a great career path, did you know that all the experience you have in software development can smoothly - Read More
July 19th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
While a job at the help desk is a great way to launch a tech career, it’s usually a stepping stone to something bigger and better. Traditionally, that meant spending a few years in an IT support role and then being promoted to network administrator and server administrator. But nowadays, experience - Read More
July 16th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Cloud computing is very much entwined with all aspects of technology—a trend that accelerated during the pandemic after companies transitioned to SaaS-based business applications for their newly distributed, remote workforces. That’s opened doors for new partnerships between SaaS vendors and - Read More