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: 56996

CCNA vs CompTIA Network+: Which Should I Get?

[This post was originally published on 12/10/2015 and last updated on 3/4/2019] There are numerous discussion boards out there all posing the same question: CCNA or Network+ – Which one should I get? Here is our breakdown of what each certification is, and why you would (or wouldn’t) want to pursue it. Why You Should […]

March 4, 2019 | Ashley Wheeler | Views: 62998

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: 30310

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: 55838

What is Security+ (Plus)?

[This post was originally published on August 22nd 2013, and updated on February 13th 2019.] The security of computer systems, mobile devices, and other technologies is an ever-growing concern throughout the world. Modern society depends on computer systems and networks to run everything from vital resources to simple communication. The interconnectedness of systems and reliance […]

February 13, 2019 | Ashley Wheeler | Views: 102914