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The Top Benefits of Becoming Cisco Certified

CISCO is the top networking services provider in the world. Cisco certifications offer several benefits to those building a career that uses Cisco products. This post focuses on CCENT and CCNA, which prepare IT professionals for entry level positions with Cisco networks. Proven Skills Mastery Becoming Cisco certified shows potential employers that you have mastered the skills needed [...]

The Top Benefits of Becoming Cisco Certified

6 Practical Ways IT Professionals are Using the CASP Certification

CASP certification can lead to many opportunities in the IT security field. The CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) certification prepares IT professionals with at least 5 years of experience to provide cybersecurity protection and solve security problems for companies and organizations. CASP is a mastery level certification that might be undertaken once other certifications have been obtained, or [...]

6 Practical Ways IT Professionals are Using the CASP Certification

How Much Can I Earn as a Security Specialist?

Computer security specialists are in growing demand in order to protect private business information. Security specialists are IT professionals who specialize in cybersecurity -- that is, protecting the information of a company or individual from hackers and others who would exploit or misuse their data. Security specialists may design, test, implement and monitor security systems and measures for [...]

How Much Can I Earn as a Security Specialist?

A Guide to the CASP Certification

Preparing for your CASP exam is an activity you can do on your own or with others. The CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) certification is meant for IT professionals with 10 or more years of IT administrative experience and five or more years of hands-on technical security experience. These professionals want to show they have critical thinking and judgment skills [...]

A Guide to the CASP Certification

6 Ways IT Professionals Use the CompTIA Security+ Certification

The Security+ certification helps you protect company networks against hackers and others who may want to damage them. The CompTIA Security+ certification is useful to those who want to build their IT careers and gain expertise in the field of network security or related IT specialties. Typically, IT professionals with at least two years of experience take the [...]

6 Ways IT Professionals Use the CompTIA Security+ Certification

CompTIA Security+ Certification: What You Need to Know

Certified network security professionals are in great demand at many companies. Certifications in different computer skill areas can help IT professionals get better jobs by showing that they have mastered those skills well enough to be considered proficient in that area. CompTIA Security+ Certification is one of several foundational certifications that demonstrates knowledge in the field of security [...]

CompTIA Security+ Certification: What You Need to Know

How Much Can I Earn as a Network Administrator?

Network administrators are responsible for companies' networks and their functioning. While money isn't everything, earning potential is certainly a factor when you are choosing a career. After one or more certifications, a network administrator can create, maintain and/or troubleshoot a company or organization's network -- which is the infrastructure or system used to run software -- communicate via [...]

How Much Can I Earn as a Network Administrator?

Expert Interview Series: Tony Eftekhari of CompuOne

Tony Eftekhari is the CEO of CompuOne, a leading IT service provider in San Diego. We recently asked Tony about trends he's observing in IT and how those interested in launching careers in technology should prepare themselves for the job market. Here's what he had to say: How has the IT field evolved since you started your business? The IT [...]

Expert Interview Series: Tony Eftekhari of CompuOne

7 Ways You’ll Use Your CompTIA Network+ Certification at Work

Understanding the workings of computer networks helps in many different IT jobs. The CompTIA Network+ certification prepares IT professionals to create and maintain company networks that sustain critical company infrastructure. Without a well-designed network, companies can't accomplish necessary tasks like communicating with clients and running software applications. Of course, CompTIA Network+ certification is necessary for positions like Network Administrator and [...]

7 Ways You’ll Use Your CompTIA Network+ Certification at Work

A Guide to the CompTIA Network+ Certification

Certifications are important for many IT positions because they ensure that specific skills necessary for a given position are mastered. CompTIA Network+ certification shows that students have learned skills for design, configuration, installation, and troubleshooting of business networks used by many companies today. With a CompTIA Network+ certification, IT professionals will be qualified for positions like network technician, network administrator, or [...]

A Guide to the CompTIA Network+ Certification