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November 10th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
We have heard statements like “Data is the new oil”, “Data is the lifeblood of any business” etc. for almost a decade now. “Big Data” was the buzzword not too long ago followed by “IoT” and now AI/Machine Learning. Irrespective of the terminology, the fact is that data is the underlying factor that - Read More
November 9th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
With the launch of the new CompTIA Project+ came many questions, so we’ve set out to answer them here. Keep reading to learn more about CompTIA Project+ (PK0-005), which launched on November 8, 2022, and post any additional questions in the comments to keep the conversation going. Why Is There - Read More
November 8th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Every MSP owner should have an exit strategy. When they choose to act on it or not is an entire other matter. Not every MSP owner wants to sell their business at the earliest opportunity, whereas some would sell up tomorrow if a decent offer came along. In either case, every single one of them - Read More
November 7th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Project management is in high demand, and with 25% of IT job openings listing project management skills, it’s evident that more and more talent is being recruited for roles with these skills every year. Research shows that 25 million new project management professionals will be needed by 2030, and - Read More
November 4th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Between 2020 and 2030, new jobs for computer and information systems managers will increase by 11%. Also, Lightcast jobs data indicated that 33% more jobs for IT project managers and project managers were listed between May 2021 to April 2022 than in the previous 12-month period. Additionally, 1 - Read More
November 3rd, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
In India, the need for cybersecurity professionals is growing quickly. The Indian Cybersecurity Services Industry is expected to grow from $4.3 billion USD to $7.6 billion in 2022 and register an overall CAGR of ~21% by 2025 and grow to $13.6 billion.Cybercrime is increasing in India - Read More
November 2nd, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Tech can be a really cool space to work in. IT is incredibly versatile, and technicians can work in virtually any industry that interests them. IT jobs are everywhere, even in places you may never think of. For example, the National Football League employs IT professionals of all kinds. What could - Read More
November 1st, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
hundreds of thousands, it is imperative that the entire industry does its part to break down barriers, remove obstacles and find ways to attract career-intent individuals to work in tech. The career intent are people in the workforce that are looking for more dynamic, stable opportunities to - Read More
November 1st, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
When it comes to falling victim to cyberattacks, MSPs are no different to any other business in terms of risk, but as service providers they may have even more to lose. If one of their customers is breached it could end up costing MSPs a lot more than they bargained for, because they could well be - Read More
November 1st, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
From the networking to the educational sessions, to connecting with friends, the EMEA Member and Partner Conference 2022 had something for everyone. More than 500 attendees attended 20+ sessions and visited more than 60 booths in the Technology Vendor Fair in the heart of London.   - Read More