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IT Career Paths And Certification Guides
By Ed Tittel | July 11, 2018

Here's a list of more than 25 IT certification paths (by organization), plus and overview of how these credentials can help you with your IT training and develop your IT career.

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How Technology is Changing Employee Continuing Education Programs
By Adam Uzialko | July 09, 2018

Augmented reality, machine learning and other technologies are changing continuing education, which improves productivity and morale.

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Brocade Certification Guide: Overview and Career Paths
By Ed Tittel | July 03, 2018

Brocade's certification program currently offers three certification levels on four networking-related tracks. If you're working with Brocade technologies, take a look at what the certs can offer and...

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F5 Networks Certification Guide: Overview and Career Paths
By Ed Tittel | July 03, 2018

If cutting-edge data center and cloud optimization technology is your thing, take a look at what F5 Networks has to offer. Here's a list of the available F5 Networks certifications, job opportunities...

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Best IT Training and Certification Resources 2018
By Ed Tittel | July 02, 2018

Invest in yourself, to encourage others to invest in you.

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Free Training Resources for AI and Machine Learning
By Ed Tittel | July 02, 2018

These sources of free AI and machine learning training can get you started on a new career path.

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10 Best Resources for Learning How to Code
By Business News Daily Editor | July 02, 2018

Whether you're a tech nerd or a total noob, it's never too late to learn to code. It can save your small business money, or help you get a better job. Check out these great resources.

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International Association of Privacy Professionals: Career and Certification Guide
By Business News Daily Editor | June 15, 2018

The IAPP is a premier, high-value source of training and certification in data privacy. Its credentials are tuned by region to recognize local laws, rules and regulations.

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The Open Group Certification Guide: Overview And Career Paths
By Ed Tittel | June 14, 2018

If enterprise architecture and IT business processes are the focus for your current career, or figure predominantly in your future career goals, it may be worth your while to ponder, and pursue an...

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CompTIA Lets Candidates Take Certification Tests at Home
By Ed Tittel | June 08, 2018

If you have the right computer equipment, you can now take certification tests from a variety of locations, thanks to a partnership with ProctorU.

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9 Online Programs to Boost Your Business Skills
By Matt D'Angelo | June 07, 2018

Want to improve your business skills in your spare time? Try one of these online education programs designed specifically for entrepreneurs.

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Making it in IT: Systems Administration or Programming?
By Ed Tittel | June 06, 2018

With the rise of mobile devices in the enterprise are typical systems administrator roles declining? Is now the right time to focus on programming and software development instead?

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LPI Certifications Guide: Overview and Career Paths
By Ed Tittel | June 06, 2018

The Linux Professional Institute offers several vendor-neutral Linux certifications designed for entry- to senior-level professionals. See what the LPI program has to offer and how you can build your...

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Top 5 Free Microsoft Training Courses From MVA
By Business News Daily Editor | June 06, 2018

Microsoft has revamped its highly successful Virtual Academy website with a more dynamic and interactive home page and some great free Microsoft training courses. Here are five of our favorites.

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NetApp Certification Guide: Overview And Career Paths
By Ed Tittel | June 06, 2018

Storage professionals working with NetApp technologies should consideron of NetApp's Associate, Specialist or Professional certifications in storage implementation, administration, support,...

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5 Ways to Save on IT Certification Expenses
By Ed Tittel | June 05, 2018

Looking to save on your IT certification training and exam costs? Check out these 5 ways to save on IT certification study and practice materials and other expenses.

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Making it in IT: Breaking into Business Intelligence and Data Analytics
By Ed Tittel | June 05, 2018

A young IT professional wants to break into business intelligence and data analytics/data science. Which certifications should she be looking into?

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Making it in IT: Climbing the Networking Career Ladder
By Ed Tittel | June 05, 2018

With virtualization and cloud computing becoming more and more prevalent, an aspiring network administrator should consider these areas for long-term career advancement. Here's how to do it right.

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An Interesting and Nearly Free Ticket to MSCD: Azure Certification
By Ed Tittel | June 05, 2018

By combining a number of free online resources, IT professionals interested in the MSCD: Azure credential can get certified for next to nothing. Here's how.

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5 Free IT Training Courses Available On edX
By Business News Daily Editor | June 05, 2018

Massive Open Online Courses – or MOOCs for short – are a great source of free, high-quality training. Check out these five IT courses from edX.

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Top 10 Online Cisco Certification Resources
By Ed Tittel | June 04, 2018

When it comes to IT certifications, Cisco is near the top in terms of interest, value and size of its program. Here are the top 10 online certification resources for Cisco professionals.

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Avaya Certification Guide: Overview and Career Paths
By Business News Daily Editor | June 04, 2018

Careers focused on Avaya products and services generally offer a high salary potential and a plethora of available jobs.

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Juniper Networks Certification Guide: Overview and Career Paths
By Ed Tittel | June 01, 2018

If you're looking for a new networking career opportunity or if you work for a company that utilizes Juniper Network products and services, participating in the Juniper Networks Certification Program...

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EC-Council Certification Guide: Overview and Career Paths
By Business News Daily Editor | May 31, 2018

EC-Council offers some of the best-known ethical hacking and penetration testing certifications. This guide will help you get started with EC-Council's popular CEH and LPT credentials as well as...

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MongoDB Certification Guide: Overview and Career Paths
By Ed Tittel | May 31, 2018

MongoDB is one of the most popular options for document stores available today. As it continues to grow, more organizations are looking for database administrators and developers with MongoDB skills...

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New And Upcoming Software Defined Networking (SDN) Certifications
By Business News Daily Editor | May 30, 2018

SDN and NFV knowledge, skills, certifications and focused training can help put your resume at the top of the stack while building your networking career.

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Check Point Certification Guide: Overview and Career Paths
By Business News Daily Editor | May 30, 2018

Check Point offers security certifications geared towards network and system administrators, analysts, engineers and security managers working with the company's security products.

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IBM Certification Guide: Overview and Career Paths
By Business News Daily Editor | May 26, 2018

IBM's IT certifications help IBM employees, partners and consultants bring solutions to customers more quickly and efficiently. IBM credentials can also mean higher salaries and upward mobility for...

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Making It in IT: What Makes a Good SysAdmin?
By Ed Tittel | May 25, 2018

There are three areas that a systems administrator must cover well to be good at their job: technical, interpersonal and management.

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Best Free Prep Materials for the Certified Ethical Hacker
By Ed Tittel | May 24, 2018

The Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) credential is an intermediate level that teaches IT pros to look at security from a white-hat perspective.