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Why should you get your CCNA Routing and Switching certification?

To start, you must already be thinking about getting your CCNA certification if you have run across this blog post.  You are doing what most do before a decision on any type of certification; you research all the reasons as … Continue reading

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CISA and your private information…

The day is upon us where personal information is no longer secure.  Why do I say that?  The Senate has just recently passed a new bill called the Cyber Security Information Sharing Act (CISA) and of course there is controversy … Continue reading

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The Need for Millennials in Cyber Security

Are Millennials as tech-savvy as we think they are?  Even though they were raised with endless options relating to technology, they aren’t as “in the know” as they should be.  There are a very large number of young adults that … Continue reading

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Hacking – Are you at risk?

With the ever growing hacking incidents becoming more frequent, the need for security professionals is at high demand. Everyone could be at risk if you think about it; large corporations, banks, health insurance companies and even government officials are becoming … Continue reading

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Why are Key Cyber Security Jobs Vacant?

Although the labor market shows that cyber security jobs are growing rapidly in number, there is a bafflingly high number of them that sit vacant. But what are they waiting for? The funding is certainly there, especially in the wake … Continue reading

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Starting a Career in IT

How to Kick-start Your Career in IT The year 2014 has seen an enormous growth in the IT career field. According to the US Department of Labor, “Employment of computer and information systems managers is expected to grow between 18 … Continue reading

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Certified Ethical Hacking

Facing the Modern Magician How do you stop a hacker? Everybody knows that hackers are dauntless cyber sleuths, computer wizards who adroitly slip through firewalls and wriggle through network defenses. They appear to be modern magicians who baffle even the … Continue reading

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CASP: The Making of a Master

CASP: The Making of a Master Not long ago being dubbed a master required either a stellar golf swing or a knack for Jedi mind tricks. CompTIA is changing all that. They have introduced their Mastery Series certifications and initiated … Continue reading

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CISSP: Cyber Security at It’s Finest

CISSP: Cyber Security at It’s Finest Headlines constantly reverberate with news of cyber attacks, whether against large corporations or even sovereign nations. The threat is real and constantly changing. As more and more information is gathered, recorded, and stored–some of … Continue reading

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PMP: Making Yourself Management Material

Written by Drew Meadows Taking the next step in an IT career usually means vying for management roles. Whether you are already a manager or are interested in taking that next step, a Project Manager Professional Training (PMP) certification will … Continue reading

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