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The World of IT

Posted by Madeline Sita on Dec 18, 2017 11:54:39 AM

Career paths are not always as straightforward as they seem. There are going to be those people fortunate enough to find what they're looking for in their first job and build a career from that point. For many though, the process of learning and self-discovery takes much longer and down paths they never anticipated or allows them to find passion through different means than they had pictured. This is very accurate in the mysterious world of information technology (IT).

Just because you graduated college as a history major doesn't mean you can't pursue a career in IT, right?  If you want career change, and IT looks attractive to you, follow this infographic for some direction!

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Topics: career change, computer training, cyber security, cyber security jobs, cyber security training, cybersecurity, information security, information technology career, IT, IT Jobs, IT training, IT Security, IT Certification

The Most Common Jobs for Cisco CCNP Certified Professionals

Posted by Ryan Corey on Jun 24, 2013 1:27:26 PM

The economy might still be limping along, but the IT industry remains as healthy as ever. IT outsourcing companies have become popular in recent years, but larger companies from hospitals to manufacturers are also hiring for a continually growing workforce of in-house IT professionals. If anything, the high job demand present in the early '00s has increased since the 2008 recession. Networking, a distinct career path in IT, remains one of the main stays.

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Topics: average salary, CCNP, Cisco, computer training, networking

A Video on What the CEH Certification Training with TrainACE will do for Your Career – Jobs, Salary, Facts and Figures

Posted by Ryan Corey on May 30, 2013 9:43:12 AM

Most people who are looking in to taking the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification training with us want to know a few key points. The CEH certification is arguably the leading baseline penetration testing certification on the market. Our CEH training class prepares people for a career in the field by offering more hands-on training than any other competitor’s class out there. The class also has a pass rate on the certification exam OVER 99% (yes that’s correct, in the last year, about 550 people took the CEH with us and only 5 failed the exam).  As you probably know, we offer classroom based training as well as online options, both are extremely effective.

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Topics: advanced security, average salary, career change, ceh, CEH jobs, CEH salary, CEH training, certified ethical hacker, computer training, cyber security, EC-Council, hacking, information assurance, information technology career, IT training, Online Training, penetration testing, Security, security training

Latest CompTIA A+ 800 Series Tests Pose New Challenges for Candidates

Posted by Ryan Corey on Mar 21, 2013 11:16:36 AM

In October, CompTIA announced the release of new tests, the 800 series, that will replace the 700-series exams that had been the basis of CompTIA’s A+ certification, the certification that covers entry-level technicians. The 700 series will remain in use through August 31, 2013. Until then, candidates can choose either series as a testing option for the A+ designation.

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Topics: CompTIA, CompTIA, CompTIA A+, computer training, exams

The Cyber Security Battlefield Grows More Dangerous

Posted by Ryan Corey on Jan 14, 2013 10:42:28 AM

A huge portion of modern society uses some form of digital technology on a daily basis. Many conveniences on a national and personal level have been made possible due to this technology, but also opens up a Pandora's box of a whole new set of problems as well. The cyber battlefield grows more dangerous as organized hackers and other cyber threatening criminals set out to exploit the conveniences produced by the digital age for their own gain. There is an ongoing challenge, therefore, creating cyber security or defenses to protect the country from attacks; but have, on many occasions, been successfully breached to raise considerable concern even among the most savvy cyber security agencies in the world.

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Topics: advanced penetration testing, advanced persistent threat, advanced security, computer training, cyber security, cyber war, hacking, information assurance, Security, security training

Online Learning - A Fast Growing Force in Education

Posted by Ryan Corey on Nov 7, 2012 11:44:51 AM

From the earliest days of the computer, long before the World Wide Web became a pervasive part of our lives, the role of this new machine was not restricted to government or business applications. The idea of the computer as educational tool was already up for serious discussion in the 1960s, some two decades before the “personal computer” began its conquest of the desktop.

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Topics: computer training, IT training, online, Online Training