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Linux and Cybersecurity: Your Linux Skills Can Help Protect the World’s Data
By Oliver Bailey | April 10, 2019
While Linux has long been prevalent in cybersecurity on routers and hardware firewalls, there are new groundbreaking opportunities that have emerged, and many more that are now in their infancy will be emerging over the next several years.
How Cybersecurity Analysts Can Stand Out to Potential Employers
By Pamela McComas | April 08, 2019
Despite the more than 500,000 vacant cybersecurity jobs in the United States, they aren’t always easy to get. Cybersecurity analysts can make themselves stand out to employers by strengthening specific soft skills, gaining technical skills through a cybersecurity certification and effectively conveying their competencies to hiring managers.
IT Job Myths Busted: Not Everyone Has a Computer Science Degree
By Eileen Ristau Tauchman | April 05, 2019
If not having a degree has kept you from pursuing a career in IT, you should know that most technology positions just require proof that you can do the job. And thanks to certifications and prior experience, this is possible!
The New CompTIA Linux+: Your Questions Answered
By Kristin Ludwig | April 03, 2019
We know you have questions about the new exam, so we’ve asked Zach Hill from I.T. Career Questions to help you understand what’s on the new exam and how it will help you in your IT career.
Webinar: Investigating the Deep Web and VPN Technologies
By CompTIA | April 02, 2019
In the next Office Hours with James, we will explore the many resources found in the deep web and the dark web and investigate Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies individuals use today.
Podcast: Skills, Training and CompTIA A+
By CompTIA | April 01, 2019
Despite the evolution of technology, there are core skills that have stood the test of time. Listen to or read the transcript from a CompTIA Volley podcast on skills and training.
A Texas-Sized Challenge: Engineering a Broadband Network to Help a Rural Community Join the Digital World
By Dwight Thomas, Jr. | March 29, 2019
Dwight Thomas, Jr., designed and engineered a fully fiber-optic broadband network that would help a rural Texas town join the digital world.
Getting Started in a Linux Career
By Oliver Bailey | March 27, 2019
Given that Linux runs on such a wide variety of platforms, you could work on small or large systems, on mainframes or embedded Linux systems. The point is, the same Linux is used to do many different things.
Emerging Tech? No. Emerging Talent!
By James Stanger | March 26, 2019
So many job roles are changing quite radically in the face of emerging technologies, including AI, the internet of things (IoT) and automation. I’ve noticed that various sides of IT tend to think the other is going to get replaced.
Brexit: Among Job Uncertainty, We Still Have a Skills Gap
By Gillian Seely | March 22, 2019
With Brexit looming and UK political alliances being mightily tested, there has been a renewed wave of fervent speculation about the impact to the UK jobs market. A very real IT skills gap remains and urgently needs to be addressed.
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