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April 19th, 2011 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
It’s Earth Week—that period of the year now set aside for all the “green topics” that we should be thinking about all the time—but most of us are just too doggone busy to really “go green” in some significant way.I admit it—I get “guilted out - Read More
April 18th, 2011 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Green IT business opportunities have grown significantly in recent years as companies increasingly recognize the many benefits of green, primarily reduced energy consumption, cost savings and improved environmental impact. As businesses grow and modernize rapidly, their carbon footprint also - Read More
April 18th, 2011 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, eligible healthcare professionals and hospitals can qualify for Medicare and Medicaid incentive payments when they adopt certified electronic health records (EHR) technology and use it to achieve specified - Read More
April 18th, 2011 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The CompTIA mission is to advance the global IT industry. A cornerstone of that mission is to support a national network for career training and education. Tomorrow’s IT entrepreneurs may be today’s student or dislocated worker that needs access to training and knowledge. Hence our deep - Read More
April 15th, 2011 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
I often wonder if the old spring phrase should be amended to “April tradeshows bring May flowers.” That one word substitution makes the adage quite true, as this month typically signals the kickoff to the IT channel events season. After attending an industry conference, solution - Read More
April 14th, 2011 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The House introduced a new version of Business Activity tax legislation this week, H.R. 1439, the Business Activity Tax Simplification Act of 2011.  During the last Congress, CompTIA urged passage of similar legislation, which would have provided distinct physical presence requirements as a - Read More
April 12th, 2011 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
A look at the week of April 11 in public advocacy for the IT channel   This week, the Senate finally voted to repeal the much-debated 1099 provision, which now heads to the President for his signature.  The new health IT coordinator plans to keep the Office of the National - Read More
April 8th, 2011 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Cloud computing is different than many other technology discussions these days, not due to its complexity, but because it touches every vertical, technology and potentially every end-user. It‘s more than a delivery system, transforming the way we use and deploy technology. Thus, the - Read More
April 8th, 2011 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
In today’s global economy, leaders in the training industry must keep up with trends not only in their region, but also worldwide. Industry partners need to work together, no matter where they are located. CompTIA Colloquium gave attendees a look at how some of these international partners - Read More
April 8th, 2011 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Believe it or not, the video games you were so hesitant to buy for your child may just be his or her key to a successful education and career. Speaking at Colloquium yesterday, John Jamison from ImagiLearning questioned what it was that drew people into a game for hours at a time and looked for - Read More