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CertStudent: Teacher and students earn certifications together
Source: Certification Magazine

 CertStudent  is a regular feature that profiles students of all ages who are pursuing certification at schools, in training programs, and on their own time (and own dime). Know an interesting  CertStudent ? Share the details with us at editor (at) certmag (dot) com. It’s fall, and fall means football season. Just as a high ...The post CertStudent: Teacher and students earn certifications together appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
Fast-track your IT career with these top network design certs
Source: Certification Magazine

This feature first appeared in the Summer 2014 issue of Certification Magazine. If you’re a network administrator looking to up your game (and your paycheck), then network design is a logical next step. If you’re already in this lucrative field, then congrats! And what are you doing to advance your career? In either case, adding a ...The post Fast-track your IT career with these top network design certs appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
Lenovo finalizes $2.91B Motorola purchase
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

Lenovo says it has closed its $2.91 billion buyout of Motorola as it looks to compete in the smartphone market.     [more]
Sony reports fiscal-Q2 loss, names new mobile chief
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

Sony reported a fiscal-second-quarter loss of about $1.2 billion, and it cut its fiscal-year sales forecast for smartphones t    [more]
Dear CertMag: Which certs will help me become an IT security specialist?
Source: Certification Magazine

 Dear CertMag  is a weekly feature that addresses common questions about certification and related IT issues. Have a question? Send an e-mail to editor (at) certmag (dot) com. Dear CertMag: I graduated National Diploma: Information Technology (Support Services) from Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in South Africa. I am currently working for Eskom as an Assistant ...The post Dear CertMag: Which certs will help me become an IT security specialist? appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
CompTIA: SMBs need to focus on Internet of Things
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

Small businesses need to keep up with connectivity and integration from the Internet of Things, CompTIA says based on a surve  Make Your IT Credentials Count Toward Your Degree Find out how your professional training and IT industry credentials can count toward your Bachelor of Science in Information Technology! We're an accredited, nonprofit, online college that can help you achieve your goals by helping you earn your degree while you work. Explore your IT degree options.   [more]
CertStudent: Lucky IT admin gets free certification training for life
Source: Certification Magazine

 CertStudent  is a regular feature that profiles students of all ages who are pursuing certification at schools, in training programs, and on their own time (and own dime). Know an interesting  CertStudent ? Share the details with us at editor (at) certmag (dot) com. From somewhere in the picturesque environs of Aschaffenburg, Germany, 26-year-old Mario ...The post CertStudent: Lucky IT admin gets free certification training for life appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
A guide to wireless standards for CompTIA Network+ candidates
Source: Certification Magazine

We’ve looked at some of the wireless networking related topics that appear on CompTIA’s Network+ certification exams (both the current N10-005 exam and the upcoming N10-006) in other articles. To finish that topic, the focus this month is on wireless standards and what you need to know about them to pass this certification exam. Much ...The post A guide to wireless standards for CompTIA Network+ candidates appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
Oracle’s new recertification policy: A calamity of Biblical proportions?
Source: Certification Magazine

The Oracle Certification Program recently announced a significant policy change. A number of certifications related to older releases of the Oracle database now require candidates to recertify in order for their credentials to remain active. The policy affects 11 certifications for release 9i and older that will require action by Nov. 1, 2015. Another five ...The post Oracle’s new recertification policy: A calamity of Biblical proportions? appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
Change someone's life this holiday season
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

Pioneering new techniques in workforce development, the Creating IT Futures Foundation helps people have a chance to improve     [more]
U.S tech industry adds nearly 119,000 jobs in first half of 2014
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

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One in a million: CompTIA A+ passes certification milestone
Source: Certification Magazine

The Million Man March didn’t actually have a million men. And the cave people in Raquel Welch’s One Million Years B.C. couldn’t have actually lived on Earth 1,000,000 years before Christ (look, they didn’t call the movie One Million Years BCE, so shut up). There really are, however, 1,000,000 CompTIA A+ certification holders. Not only ...The post One in a million: CompTIA A+ passes certification milestone appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
Less-accurate chips get a programming tool from MIT
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

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New IBM big data certification introduced at Insight 2014 event
Source: Certification Magazine

If you had a nickel for every datum in your company’s cloud, then you could probably build the Great Wall of China out of nickels. Several times. Only, what if you really did have a nickel for every datum? It’s an idea whose time has come, and it’s at the heart of the hue and ...The post New IBM big data certification introduced at Insight 2014 event appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]


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