Posts in "Hardware & Software"

How to Get Started in a Cyber Security Career

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Information Security Analyst job roles are expected to grow by 28% (much faster than average) between 2016 – 2026. Experienced cyber security professionals are increasingly in demand. This news offers hope for those interested in a cyber security career. But knowing where to start and what to learn about […]

August 1, 2019 | William Ruddy | Views: 16851

Do You Need Programming Skills for a Cyber Security Career?

[This post was originally published on 10/19/2015 and updated on 3/5/2019.] Students ask our Training Consultants this question often. The simple answer is yes. However, the answer depends on your intended specialty in cyber security. For managers, offensive and defensive cyber security professionals, the answer varies.

March 5, 2019 | William Ruddy | Views: 68735

Is the CompTIA Network+ Certification Worth It?

[This post was originally published on May 31st 2016 and last updated on February 28th 2019 .] The CompTIA Network+ certification can help launch or contribute to a career in networking, cyber security, Linux administration, or related fields. Network+ is a foundational certification, but you shouldn’t necessarily downgrade its value due to that fact, especially […]

February 28, 2019 | William Ruddy | Views: 44543

5 Free Study Resources for the CompTIA Network+ Exam

[This post was originally published on February 2nd 2016 and last updated on February 20th 2019.] Studying for the CompTIA Network+ exam can be daunting. Whether you’re in a class or self studying, learning from multiple resources is a great way to enhance information retention and solidify your understanding of new concepts. First, you should […]

February 20, 2019 | 405ashley1952 | Views: 76135

Red Hat Linux Versions: Fedora, Enterprise, and CentOS

Many software and operating systems now offer similar services and functions in today’s rapidly advancing IT world. This has made it difficult to determine the “best” OS or software application on the market. Manufacturers are launching readily comparable products forcing organizations to face the reality of being in charge of determining which OS or software […]

December 7, 2017 | Hannah Brandon | Views: 5017