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Dec 10, 2014, 09:30 ET
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New Technology Tools Finding Way into American Classrooms, CompTIA Research Reveals

A growing number of technologies aimed at the education market are making strong inroads into the nation's classrooms, a new study from CompTIA,...

Dec 09, 2014, 14:15 ET
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CompTIA CertMaster Expands Product Line with Addition of CompTIA IT Fundamentals Exam

CompTIA, the information technology (IT) industry association and the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications for the IT...

Dec 08, 2014, 09:15 ET
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Students and Teachers on the Same Page When it Comes to Classroom Technology, New CompTIA Study Finds

Students and teachers may not always see eye-to-eye, but they're in agreement when it comes to technology in the classroom: more is better,...

Nov 25, 2014, 09:15 ET
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CompTIA Security Experts Offer Common Sense Tips for Secure Online Shopping

With millions of consumers poised to spend billions of dollars in online purchases in the coming weeks, CompTIA, the IT industry association, today...

Nov 18, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Nominations Now Open for 2015 IT Hall of Fame

 CompTIA, the IT industry association, today announced nominations are open for the 2015 IT Hall of Fame. Nominations can be submitted now...

Nov 12, 2014, 09:30 ET
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IT Channel Companies Expand Engagement with Cloud Solutions, CompTIA Study Finds

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Nov. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – Information technology (IT) channel companies have expanded their involvement...

Nov 10, 2014, 09:30 ET
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CompTIA IT Industry Business Confidence Index Rebounds in Q4

 The CompTIA IT Industry Business Confidence Index for the fourth quarter of 2014 rebounded to reach its high point for the year, with all...

Nov 03, 2014, 09:30 ET
CompTIA has defined four stages of cloud adoption: Experiment, Non-critical Use, Full Production and Transformed IT. Companies will move through these stages based on several factors, including technical know-how, risk tolerance and budgetary constraints.

As Cloud Computing Barriers Fall, New Challenges Arise for Organizations, New CompTIA Study Concludes

New research released today by CompTIA, the information technology (IT) industry association, reveals that more than 90 percent of companies are...

Oct 27, 2014, 15:27 ET
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TechAmerica Foundation Forecasts Federal Defense and Civil IT Spending

The TechAmerica Foundation's Vision Federal Market Forecast projects federal budgets in line with the Bipartisan Budget Act until policy choices...

Oct 27, 2014, 10:45 ET
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CompTIA Strengthens Security Trustmark

CompTIA, the IT industry association, said today its CompTIA Security Trustmark+ has been upgraded to match current industry-accepted best...

Oct 27, 2014, 09:15 ET
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CompTIA A+® Certification Reaches New Milestone: One Million Certified

 CompTIA, the IT industry association and the largest provider of vendor neutral skills certifications for the world's IT workforce, said today...

Oct 22, 2014, 09:15 ET
The Internet of Things is a mix of hardware, software, rules and services that, when linked, will create new business opportunities across every sector of the economy, according to a new research report from IT industry association CompTIA.

Internet of Things Poised to Drive New Business Opportunities, New CompTIA Research Brief Asserts

The Internet of Things (IoT) is poised to generate new business opportunities for current information technology (IT) companies and new start-ups...

Oct 20, 2014, 08:06 ET
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More IT Channel Companies Taking Ownership of Branding and Marketing, New CompTIA Study Finds

 Information technology (IT) channel companies are becoming more self-reliant when it comes to branding, marketing and sales activities,...

Oct 16, 2014, 11:30 ET
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CompTIA Brings Cloud Training to NexGen Cloud Conference & Expo

CompTIA, the IT industry association, announced today it will deliver four comprehensive training sessions on cloud topics at the NextGen Cloud...

Oct 16, 2014, 09:15 ET
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CompTIA Introduces New IT Fundamentals Certification Exam

CompTIA, the IT industry association and the largest provider of vendor neutral skills certifications for the world's IT workforce, today announced...

Oct 08, 2014, 09:15 ET
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Free IT Security Assessment Wizard Available from CompTIA

A free tool to help information technology (IT) solution providers boost their customers' security preparedness is available from CompTIA, the IT...

Sep 23, 2014, 13:30 ET
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CompTIA CertMaster™ App Now Available through Spiceworks App Center

 CompTIA, the IT Industry Trade Association, announced today that it is teaming with Spiceworks, the professional network for IT, to expand...

Sep 16, 2014, 09:30 ET
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CompTIA CertMaster Expands Product Line with Addition of Latest CompTIA Security+ Exam

 CompTIA, the IT Industry Trade Association, today announced a new addition to CompTIA CertMaster, the online learning tool that makes learning...

Sep 08, 2014, 09:30 ET
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Companies Continue to Pursue 'Less Paper' Office, New CompTIA Study Reveals

Nearly 80 percent of companies say they're engaged in efforts to become a "less paper" office, a new study by CompTIA, the IT Industry Association,...

Aug 27, 2014, 09:30 ET
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New CompTIA Study Finds Managed Print Service Providers Optimistic about Growth Opportunities

The near universality of workplace printing has managed print service providers feeling optimistic about growth opportunities, according to a new...