Technology-related employment and hiring opportunities continue to expand, according to an analysis by CompTIA, the Downer’s Grove, ILL.-based nonprofit association for the IT industry and workforce. Technology industry companies added 11,000 workers in December, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, which shows the 13th consecutive month of tech employment growth at […]
IT professionals with a year or more of on-the- job experience working with Linux servers are invited to serve as beta testers for a new version of the CompTIA Linux+ certification exam, CompTIA, the nonprofit association for the IT industry and workforce. CompTIA Linux+ certification is intended for early career IT professionals who support Linux systems in […]
According to a new CompTIA report, IT professionals see broader opportunities within their organizations as the pandemic gave them career stability as they addressed immediate concerns and helped their organizations adapt to changing workplace trends. The report, “IT Industry Outlook 2022,” finds that IT professionals have an overwhelmingly positive outlook for their job prospects, with […]
CompTIA’s 2021 State of Cybersecurity report calls for a new Zero Trust mindset in wake of cloud-computing.
CompTIA has updated its vendor-neutral networking certification program Network+ by adding new areas of emphasis, including IP addressing, connecting networks, wireless standards, network availability and network security. According to the IT trade association, these updates are designed to validate an IT pro’s fluency in modern networking and security technologies and build a foundation for early […]
CompTIA tech sector employment shows continued growth in 10 of the last 12 months and10,500 jobs added in June.
We’ve all sat through mandated cybersecurity training that essentially consists of a video and a short quiz that end users must pass to keep in compliance with organizational standards. While those trainings are usually enough to cover the basics, today’s cyber attacks are evolving so fast and are becoming more sophisticated than ever before, requiring […]
According to CompTIA, the U.S. technology industry is trending up after a rough 2020, with employers adding 19,500 technology jobs in January, and IT jobs in all sectors of the economy grew by more than 78,000 as the unemployment rate for IT professionals fell to 2.4% from 3% the month prior. CompTIA, citing the U.S. […]
CompTIA’s IT Industry Outlook 2021 finds that the technology industry has become an even more important part of our digital society thanks to the chaos that was 2020. The annual report, released Monday, finds that the IT industry is morphing to rebuild a new ecosystem that takes lessons learned from 2020. The report also predicts […]
CompTIA has recognized four women in technology with its Spotlight Award for their excellence in leadership and mentorship and willingness to take on new challenges. The award honors individuals from CompTIA Corporate Member organizations who have shown a commitment to diversity, leadership, mentoring and service. This year’s winners are: Caitlyn McCaughran, global events manager, Auvik […]