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Top 5 Highest Paying Cyber Security Certifications for 2017

Posted by Jeff Rinehard on Jan 6, 2017 9:49:21 AM

In the world of cyber security there are many certifications that will boost your career along with the lucrative financial compensations that goes along with it in return for protecting our nation’s computer networks from cyber-attacks.

These 5 cyber security certifications can command a six-figure salary in 2017:

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Topics: ceh, ceh certfication, CEH jobs, CEH salary, CEH training, CISM, CISM training, cissp, cissp dc, cissp jobs, cissp maryland, cissp md, CISSP training, cissp va, cyber security jobs, cyber security training, IT Jobs, washington dc, cyber security certifications, cisa training, cisa, cciso

CEH vs. OSCP: A Modern Analysis for the Career-minded Professional

Posted by Jeff Rinehard on Dec 21, 2016 9:01:08 AM

Rising to the surface in a sea of cybersecurity hiring candidates demands more than mere skill. Employers demand stronger assurances, and the best guarantees of employee talent come in the form of certifications.

Choosing between obtaining Certified Ethical Hacker and Offensive Security Certified Professional credentials may seem difficult to the uninitiated. Here's some vital clarification on which certs will help you outswim your professional peers.

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10 Ways to Keep your Data Safe While Online Shopping

Posted by Jeff Rinehard on Dec 8, 2016 3:19:03 PM

Like so many of us, you’ll probably try to get a jump on the holiday shopping by turning to the good old internet. We can’t deny the online sales and promotions that are constantly in our face so let’s go for but stay safe at the same time!

We've compiled a list of the top 10 ways to keep your sensitive data safe while online shopping this holiday season.

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The 5 IT Certifications that will Boost your Tech Career

Posted by Jeff Rinehard on Nov 8, 2016 1:25:00 PM

Getting started in the information technology industry isn't easy. There are more qualified candidates than open positions in many areas. Often, having a degree isn't enough on its own to set you apart from the crowd. If you really want to stand out in a talented pool of candidates, you need the right IT certifications. Get your tech career off on the right foot with the right IT certification for your field. We've listed our top five certifications here to help you get started.


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The Do's and Don't of Passwords

Posted by Ariana Ciancio on Nov 6, 2016 7:14:46 PM

Take a moment to think about the array of passwords you have created overtime. It’s very likely that you have so many passwords that you can’t possibly remember them all, or on the reverse side, you could be someone who uses the same password for all of your login credentials. Either way your passwords could be putting your online security at risk. These days, just about every system that stores data requires a password. It is the first barrier between a hacker and sensitive information. When creating passwords, there are several rules you should follow in order to keep stored information secure. Here are a few helpful do's and don'ts for proper password management.

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It's Almost Here! Certified Network Defender (CND)

Posted by Jeff Rinehard on Nov 6, 2016 7:13:55 PM

TrainACE is ecstatic to announce that we have been individually selected to run one of the first (CND) Certified Network Defender experience classes in the world. We are one of twenty-one training organizations that were chosen world-wide by the EC Council to instruct this game changing program. Certified Network Defender might just change the world!

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How to Start a Career in Information Technology in the D.C. Area

Posted by Ariana Ciancio on Nov 6, 2016 7:13:42 PM

You have a way with computers. You write code, you dabble in programs, and you troubleshoot issues for friends and family. You dream of turning your avocation into a vocation, but the path from casual IT resource to paid IT professional feels elusive. The truth is that the path to a career in IT does not need to be intimidating.

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TrainACE is Now a MyCAA Approved School

Posted by Ariana Ciancio on Mar 3, 2016 3:09:20 PM

TrainACE is now a MyCAA approved school accepting military spouse scholarships for our training courses.

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Topics: cyber security training scholarship, DoD, IT training scholarship, military spouse scholarship, mycaa, Uncategorized, Updates

IT Training and Cyber Security Training in Northern Virginia

Posted by Ariana Ciancio on Mar 2, 2016 10:06:24 AM

Did you know that TrainACE and our Advanced Security branch offers IT training and Cyber Security training in Northern Virginia? TrainACE has a computer training facility located out of Loudoun County in Ashburn, Virginia. The Ashburn location offers our full catalog of courses and delivers the same high-quality training with unbeatable prices that we have been providing to our students at the Greenbelt, Maryland location since 2001.

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Topics: Cisco, CompTIA, computer training in va, cyber security training, IT training, Microsoft, Networking, Project Management, Security

Network Administrator Job Outlook in Washington, DC

Posted by Ariana Ciancio on Feb 10, 2016 3:05:49 PM

Did you know that a job as a Network Administrator is ranked #8 in the U.S. News and World Report's Best Technology Jobs of 2016 and the demand is expected to grow by 8% between 2014 and 2024?

As a Network Administrator you can expect a career that allows upward mobility and comes with a good salary. According to Indeed, Network Administrators can expect an impressive pay rate in Washington, DC, which is 25% above the national average. So is a job as a Network Administrator right for you? Keep reading to find out more about this profession.

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Topics: certifications, Cisco, CompTIA, jobs, network administrator, network administrator salary, Networking