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Silicon Labs to buy Sigma Designs for $282M
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

Silicon Laboratories has agreed to acquire Sigma Designs for about $282 million in cash, adding to its internet of things chi    [more]
Certification Survey Extra: The role of government in cybersecurity, Part 4
Source: Certification Magazine

The noted philosopher and social critic Neil Diamond once opined that, "Money talks," which most people would probably agree is true, at least in a figurative sense. Belying the metaphysical significance ...The post Certification Survey Extra: The role of government in cybersecurity, Part 4 appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
In search of project managers
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

Project management skills are needed in almost every field.     [more]
FCC votes 3-2 to repeal net neutrality
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

The Republican-controlled Federal Communications Commission has voted 3-2 to repeal net neutrality, which prohibits internet     [more]
An overview of changes to CompTIA’s new Security+ exam
Source: Certification Magazine

While CompTIA regularly makes changes to its most popular vendor-neutral certification exams, usually there is a bit of time staggered between them. This year, however, they updated both the Security+ ...The post An overview of changes to CompTIA’s new Security+ exam appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
Happy Thanksgiving (with pie!) from your friends at CertMag
Source: Certification Magazine

The global HQ of Certification Magazine is in the United States, so our crack team will be absent today and tomorrow as we celebrate Thanksgiving. Among other things, all of us will be giving thanks for all of you ...The post Happy Thanksgiving (with pie!) from your friends at CertMag appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
It’s time to get kids and teens started on a path to cybersecurity employment
Source: Certification Magazine

Cybersecurity is one of the greatest problems facing the digital community today. Hardly a week goes by without reports of a big box retailer, government agency, financial institution ...The post It’s time to get kids and teens started on a path to cybersecurity employment appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
Smart speakers appear to drive other smart home purchases
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

About 11% of American households now have smart speakers, per a comScore report, and the adoption of this technology is drivi    [more]
Microsoft opens Azure Bot Service to all developers
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

All developers now have access to Microsoft's Azure Bot Service and Cognitive Language Understanding service (LUIS).     [more]
ITCC seeks certification innovators for annual award
Source: Certification Magazine

No less venerated a thinker than the legendary King Solomon of Biblical story and song (literally) is alleged to have declared a definitive end to the age of human innovation all the waaaay back ...The post ITCC seeks certification innovators for annual award appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
Your certification program needs sound risk management practices
Source: Certification Magazine

The recent escalation of information security incidents around the world, from the Equifax hack and the publishing of NSA-derived exploits and global ransomware attacks, to the barrage ...The post Your certification program needs sound risk management practices appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
Certification Survey Extra: The role of government in cybersecurity, Part 3
Source: Certification Magazine

The ongoing struggle to determine the future of the internet in the United States has taken some pretty crazy turns in recent weeks. As CertMag (along with many others) reported last week ...The post Certification Survey Extra: The role of government in cybersecurity, Part 3 appeared first on Certification Magazine.   [more]
Fuel your IT career
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

CompTIA AITP Student Programs matches IT students with mentors to help them learn about and prepare for technology careers.     [more]
Questions to develop employees' predictive mindset
Source: CompTIA SmartBrief

Foresight is a highly valuable yet sometimes overlooked trait in employees.     [more]


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