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CompTIA HallmarksCompTIA is a not-for-profit global trade association committed to growing IT businesses and careers. With over 30+ years’ experience, today we serve approximately 75,000 premier members, registered users and have issued more than 2 million IT certifications. IT channel companies can join as premier members and individuals can sign up as registered users and gain access to limited online content and communities. Go to www.CompTIA.org to explore unlimited resources.

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CompTIA

CompTIA
3500 Lacey Road, Suite 100
Downers Grove, IL 60515-5439
United States

CompTIA Inc. is an IT association offering members educational programs, market research, networking events, and public policy advocacy.

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December 21st, 2009
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I came across an article today, “Security in the Ether” by David Talbot in Technology Review that speaks to a number of issues with cloud computing security.  At nearly 3500 words, it’s a hefty piece that gives a wide perspective on the multifaceted debate around the definition of cloud, the ever-increasing security threats, and the future standards for securin - read more
 
December 16th, 2009
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I was recently on Capitol Hill talking with staffers on both sides of the aisle whose job it is to focus on legislation impacting small businesses. To their credit they are always open to the feedback and ideas of the small business community so we had many opportunities to tell the same disappointing story. - read more
 
December 14th, 2009
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We are cooperating with Technical Communities, Inc., to make CompTIA certifications more accessible to federal and state government workers. The two organizations signed a government service partnership agreement that authorizes Technical Communities to offer CompTIA certification exams under the General Services Administration (GSA) Multiple Award Schedules managed by Technical Communities. - read more
 
December 14th, 2009
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We have been asked by the US Trade Representative to participate in an SMEs in Trade seminar to be kicked off by Ambassador Kirk on January 21st. As part of that event, we will be providing some VAR speakers and will conduct a survey of small IT companies who export. - read more
 
December 14th, 2009
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On Tuesday Dec. 15th CompTIA CEO Todd Thibodeaux and a delegation of CompTIA and the Technology Leadership Political Action Committee (TLPAC) companies will attend five Congressional Committee meetings with key House and Senate committees and staff to pitch a number of proposals to help VARs weather the recession and create jobs. - read more
 
December 14th, 2009
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Last week at its December board meeting, CompTIA renewed its commitment to match cash and in-kind donations of as much as $1 million per year to the CompTIA Educational Foundation for the next five years. That means your donation counts double. - read more
 
December 11th, 2009
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Want to give back while widening your brand with the newest bright stars in our industry?  Let us help! - read more
 
December 11th, 2009
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At last week’s jobs summit the President heard from business, labor and academic leaders as they brainstormed about getting America back to work. Over the past decade, small businesses have created between 60 to 80 percent of net new jobs, as well as countless technological innovations.  Yet the major role small businesses play in our economy and job creation was seemingly downplayed at the summit. - read more
 
December 11th, 2009
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We challenged our employees last summer to a staff fundraising contest for the CompTIA Educational Foundation, raising $50,000 to fund IT training and certification for people in need.  And we’re gearing up to hold a second contest in early 2010. - read more
 
December 10th, 2009
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I’m a big fan of The Onion. Yes, it sometimes trades in cheap laughs, but more often than not, it delivers clever satirical observations on some aspect of society. As a technology geek and researcher, I find the technology related stories especially brilliant. - read more
 

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