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Getting IT Certifications and Help Desk Experience with an Apprenticeship
By Matthew Stern | August 23, 2019
The students running the IT help desk at Christian Brothers High School weren’t necessarily the school’s techiest. But a new apprenticeship program gave them a life-changing opportunity to get hands-on experience … and IT certifications.
Security Awareness Training: How to Detect Phishing Attacks
By David Landsberger | August 21, 2019
After setting policies about how to choose passwords and when to update them, training end users on how to identify fake email addresses and URLs gives them the power to be vigilant against cybersecurity threats.
The 3 P's of IT Certifications: Performance, Professional Influence, Promotions
By Matthew Stern | August 19, 2019
What’s the value of a CompTIA certification? A new study by IDC shows that in today’s tech world, CompTIA certifications set IT pros above the rest in some concrete ways.
5 Reasons You Should Care About CompTIA A+
By Debra B. McCraw | August 16, 2019
If you’re not already convinced that CompTIA A+ is a great way to launch your IT career, listen to what Zach Hill of I.T. Career Questions has to say.
The Internet of Things (IoT) and Technical Debt: Why It Matters
By James Stanger | August 14, 2019
As an industry, we tend to skip certain steps in the development process, hoping to resolve them later. This practice is called technical debt. And like financial debt, it needs to be addressed before it gets out of control – especially when it comes to IoT.
Video: How to Get into IT | Road to ChannelCon
By Debra B. McCraw | August 12, 2019
CompTIA and ITPro.TV hit the road this summer to meet IT pros across the United States and hear what they do, how they got into IT and what advice they have for aspiring IT pros.
5 Takeaways from ChannelCon 2019: Tech Support, Cloud Computing and Cybersecurity Included
By Debra B. McCraw | August 09, 2019
The IT Pro Track at ChannelCon 2019 offered insights (and continuing education units (CEUs)!) on topics including tech support, cloud computing, cybersecurity and more.
Video: How IT Certifications Advance Careers | Road to ChannelCon
By Debra B. McCraw | August 07, 2019
IT pros and students shared firsthand how IT training and certifications help them get into IT, perform well on the job and best serve their customers.
Webinar: Security and Web Browsers
By CompTIA | August 06, 2019
For the next Office Hours with James, join CompTIA Chief Technology Evangelist Dr. James Stanger as he investigates the modern web browser and how it’s used and misused in your lives online.
Security Awareness Training: Passwords Are a Pain – But They Are Critical to IT Security
By David Landsberger | August 05, 2019
As the saying goes: You don’t have to be faster than the lion; you just have to be faster than the other guy running away from the lion. Be faster than the other guy by establishing solid password policies.
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