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Career in Information Technology

Posted by Madeline Sita on Dec 4, 2017 11:01:19 AM

Need a career change? Not sure if you're cut out for the information technology (IT) industry? It's normal to be apprehensive. However, don't let your doubts stand in between you and your dreams! TrainACE connected with a couple of students from different backgrounds to show that success comes in many ways. See how they overcame their obstacles to earn IT Training certifications. If they can do it, so can you!

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Topics: CompTIA, Comptia Security+, IT Certification, IT Security, cybersecurity, IT training, cyber security certifications, information technology career, comptia a+ training

CompTIA's New Security+ Exam: SYO-501

Posted by Madeline Sita on Oct 23, 2017 12:00:00 PM


The lucrative world of Information Technology is dynamic and developing constantly. With some of the highest job growth projections of any industry, there has never been a better time to get certified and start a new career path in this industry. So you are probably asking yourself, where do I begin?

 

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Topics: Comptia Security+, CompTIA, Comptia security+ certification, information technology career

CompTIA CySA+ : What it means to the Cybersecurity field

Posted by Jeff Rinehard on Feb 10, 2017 10:42:49 AM

Nowadays organizations experience malware attacks, system intrusions, DDOS attacks and countless other threats coming at them from every corner of the web. This is an ongoing assault that has profoundly transformed how organizations need to approach cybersecurity.

The rapid increase in volume and the growing intricacy of threats means that if organizations want to stay secure they need look at the responsibility in a different way. The way to do this is with understanding the data and well-trained and perceptive employees who know what they’re looking at, interpret it correctly and apply it properly.

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Topics: cybersecurity, CompTIA, IT Security, IT training, CompTIA CSA+, IT Certification

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, cyber security training, IT training, Microsoft, Networking, Project Management, CompTIA

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, jobs, network administrator, Networking, average salary, CompTIA

CompTIA Certification Renewal Policy

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

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Topics: ceu, 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 a+ training, Networking, pearson vue testing center, CompTIA

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 security+ certification, security+ dc job salaries, Cisco, CompTIA

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 Security+, Entry-level IT, Networking, comptia a+ training, comptia network+ training, Cisco, CompTIA

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: Cisco, CompTIA