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Jul 25, 2017, 11:19 ET Beta Testers Sought for New CompTIA Cloud+ Certification Exam

CompTIA, the world's leading technology association and the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certification for information...


Jul 24, 2017, 09:39 ET Celebrate IT Pro Appreciation Week with CompTIA

Information technology (IT) professionals around the globe are invited to join CompTIA, the world's leading technology association, for a week of...


Jul 19, 2017, 10:36 ET CompTIA Unveils Expanded Agenda for ChannelCon Online

CompTIA, the world's leading technology association, today revealed an expanded agenda of educational programming for ChannelCon Online, the...


Jul 12, 2017, 09:39 ET Three Future Leaders Recognized as CompTIA ChannelChangers

Up-and-coming young leaders from three information technology (IT) channel stalwarts have been recognized as ChannelChangers for 2017 by CompTIA,...


Jul 11, 2017, 09:09 ET Channel Leader Frank Vitagliano Joins IT Hall of Fame

Frank Vitagliano, among the information technology (IT) industry's most influential and respected leaders for the better part of four decades, will...


Jul 07, 2017, 11:07 ET U.S. IT Sector Posts Solid Job Growth in June, CompTIA Analysis Finds

U.S. information technology added an estimated 8,400 jobs in June, contributing to the strong job gains experienced across the economy,...


Jun 28, 2017, 09:35 ET CompTIA ChannelCon 2017 Attendees Will Tackle Industry-shaping Issues

Sessions on workforce culture and diversity, security, and business profitability and transformation highlight the community-led programming at...


Jun 27, 2017, 09:15 ET CompTIA Member Communities & Councils Donate $170K to Tech-Related Charities this Year

CompTIA's member communities and councils chose 16 technology-related charities to give $170,000 in donations this year. Genesys Works, TechGirlz...


Jun 26, 2017, 10:36 ET Organizations Struggle to Close Widening Skills Gaps, CompTIA Survey Reveals

Organizations acknowledge that they have widening skills gaps within their workforces, but many are struggling to find solutions to narrow...


Jun 19, 2017, 10:15 ET Texas-Size Opportunities for IT Pros at CompTIA ChannelCon 2017

Information technology (IT) professionals are invited to join their industry colleagues at CompTIA ChannelCon 2017 to discuss, debate and educate...


Jun 13, 2017, 09:30 ET CompTIA Presents 2017 Excellence in Cybersecurity Awards As New Survey Finds 83% of IT Professionals Spending More Time on Cyber Than Just Two Years Ago

CompTIA, the world's leading technology association, today presents its 2017 CompTIA Excellence in Cybersecurity awards to Rep. Jim Langevin...


Jun 06, 2017, 09:15 ET CompTIA CertMaster Introduces New Course on Latest Cybersecurity Certification

CompTIA, the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications and education for the world's technology workforce, has expanded its...


Jun 02, 2017, 12:18 ET U.S. IT Sector Employment Treads Water in May, CompTIA Analysis Reveals

Employment in the U.S. information technology sector remained stuck in neutral in May, according to the "CompTIA IT Employment Tracker" released...


May 31, 2017, 08:15 ET CompTIA IT Industry Business Confidence Index Slips in Q2

The CompTIA IT Industry Business Confidence Index retreated in Q2, falling to 64.2 on a 100-point scale, a decline of 4 points from the...


May 25, 2017, 10:30 ET CompTIA Board Chairwoman and Three Executives Named to 2017 Women of the Channel List by CRN®

CompTIA, the world's leading technology association, announced today that the chairwoman of its Board of Directors and three members of its...


May 24, 2017, 10:30 ET CompTIA Establishes Advancing Diversity in Technology Community

CompTIA, the world's leading technology association, today announced the formation of a new member community tasked with supporting and...


May 22, 2017, 09:30 ET CompTIA Offers Mini-Boot Camp on Latest Cybersecurity Certification

A mini-boot camp on CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+), the newest certification from CompTIA, the world's leading technology association, will...


May 16, 2017, 09:30 ET New Buyers, New Habits Alter the Technology Marketplace, CompTIA Study Finds

Executives from finance, marketing, sales, logistics, and other departments and business lines play an increasingly central role in the evaluation,...


May 09, 2017, 10:30 ET Making Ideas Happen at CompTIA ChannelCon 2017

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., May 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Taking great ideas and turning them into reality will be the focus of the keynote speech...


May 05, 2017, 11:16 ET U.S. IT Sector Employment Reverses Course, Sheds 3,000 Jobs in April, CompTIA Analysis Finds

Job growth momentum in the U.S. information technology (IT) sector stalled in April, as employment fell by an estimated 3,000 positions, according...


May 03, 2017, 09:30 ET U.S. Tech Industry Exported $309 Billion in Products and Services in 2016, CompTIA Analysis Finds

Exports of product and services by the U.S. technology industry totaled an estimated $309 billion in 2016, according to a new analysis released...


Apr 26, 2017, 10:30 ET Registration Open, Call for Speakers Issued for CompTIA ChannelCon 2017

CompTIA, the world's leading technology association, said today registration is open and speaker proposals are being accepted for ChannelCon 2017,...


Apr 25, 2017, 09:30 ET New Mindset Required to Respond to Cyber Threats, CompTIA Study Asserts

Businesses recognize security as a growing imperative, but many remain on the defensive, fighting cyber threats with dated tactics and training,...


Apr 24, 2017, 10:30 ET CompTIA Business Applications Advisory Council will Examine New Realities of Technology Marketplace

As the traditional "channel" for technology product and service sales roils with new entrants, new options and new buyers CompTIA, the world's...


Apr 04, 2017, 09:30 ET 10 on Tech: CompTIA Highlights Strength of Illinois Technology Industry to Mark Information Technology Month

April has been proclaimed Information Technology Month in Illinois by Gov. Bruce Rauner. To mark the occasion, CompTIA, the world's leading...