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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

CompTIA Certification Renewal Policy

Posted by Ariana Ciancio on Feb 9, 2016 12:00:09 PM

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Topics: ceu, CompTIA, CompTIA, comptia certification, continuing education, Uncategorized

CompTIA A+ Exam Cost and Testing Locations in Maryland and Virginia

Posted by Ariana Ciancio on Jan 26, 2016 11:57:00 AM

Whether you are transitioning to an IT career or you are already an entry-level IT professional, the CompTIA A+ certification is an essential piece to establishing your career. Once you feel confident that you have mastered the material, you will need to schedule your A+ certification exam. Keep reading to find out everything you need to know about how much the CompTIA A+ exam cost and testing locations in Maryland and Virginia.

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Topics: CompTIA, CompTIA A+, comptia a+ exam, comptia a+ exam testing, comptia a plus, comptia a+ training, Networking, pearson vue testing center

Job Salaries with a CompTIA Security+ Certification in the D.C. Area

Posted by Ariana Ciancio on Sep 14, 2015 10:32:39 AM

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Topics: CompTIA, Comptia security+ certification, Security, security+ dc job salaries

How to Start an IT Career in the D.C. Area

Posted by Ariana Ciancio on Aug 31, 2015 3:59:22 PM

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Topics: CompTIA, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, Comptia Security+, Entry-level IT, Networking, Security

Security+ Training Prerequisites

Posted by alan on Mar 12, 2014 11:30:37 AM

Security+ is a certification that can be acquired by people who want to get into a career in fields such as cyber security. There are a few different options such as working as freelance vendors in this industry or get a permanent job for a company who needs their computers and networks protected from hackers, viruses or any of the other things out there that can destroy an IT network. Once this certification is acquired, it will prove the individual has competency in the following skills:

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Topics: CompTIA, Security

Security+ Exam Cost

Posted by alan on Mar 5, 2014 11:30:57 AM

The Security+ certificate provided by CompTia is something that major companies require for a wide variety of different vendors who work in the cyber security and tech sectors of their company. It doesn’t matter how much experience a worker has in these fields—if they don’t have this certificate they won’t be hired for a job in most cases. Therefore, if someone wants to work for the department of defense for any government or a United States defense contractor, they need to pass the test and obtain the CompTia Security+ certificate.

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Topics: CompTIA

Security+ Training Cost

Posted by alan on Feb 12, 2014 11:30:29 AM

Security training is an important thing to know how to do in this day in age, as our computer networks are more vulnerable than ever to hackers and viruses, among many other technical threats. However, knowing how to properly secure a computer or a network of computers from these constant and ever-changing threats can be a very important and ultimately lucrative skill, which can be a real career for someone in the future. This is a skill that takes some time to learn and most large companies who are hiring people to set up and manage their security will require their security contractors or permanent employees to have a certificate proving they have been properly trained.

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Topics: CompTIA

Average Salaries of the Most Common Entry Level Information Technology (IT) Jobs

Posted by Ryan Corey on May 15, 2013 5:15:08 AM

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Topics: average salary, career change, CompTIA, CompTIA, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, information technology career, Networking