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Mar 20, 2017, 11:30 ET 21 Schools Selected for New FUSE Studios with CompTIA-Funded Tech Activities for Students

As part of its NextUp initiative to interest teens in tech careers, CompTIA has partnered with FUSE at Northwestern University to equip 21 schools...


Mar 16, 2017, 10:30 ET CompTIA Partners with TechGirlz to Help Reduce Gender Gap in Tech

As part of its NextUp initiative to interest teens in tech careers, CompTIA is partnering with TechGirlz to reduce the gender gap in technology...


Mar 15, 2017, 09:30 ET New CompTIA Project+ Certification Exam Available Today

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


Mar 14, 2017, 09:30 ET New Resource from CompTIA Helps Technology Businesses Enter State and Local Government Markets

Companies eager to tap into the $100 billion-plus market for state and local government technology purchases now have access to a new resource from...


Mar 13, 2017, 09:30 ET CompTIA Names Tracy Pound its Member of the Year

The founder and owner of a technology business who has championed industry diversity and served as mentor and confidante for scores of colleagues...


Mar 10, 2017, 10:47 ET U.S. IT Sector Adds 7,300 Jobs in February, CompTIA Analysis Reveals

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., March 10, 2017 Paced by another strong month of hiring in software and technology services, the U.S. information technology...


Mar 08, 2017, 18:11 ET "Right to Repair" Legislation is Wrong for Nebraska Consumers and Businesses

The following statement has been issued by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) and the Entertainment Software Association...


Mar 06, 2017, 12:30 ET CompTIA to Host SXSW Panel on IT Skills Gap

CompTIA, the Computing Technology Industry Association, the world's leading technology association, will host the panel discussion "Apprenticeships...


Feb 28, 2017, 09:30 ET Spotlight on Technology Disruption, Evolution and Innovation at CompTIA 2017 Annual Member Meeting

The impact of digital technologies on how we work, compete and collaborate highlight the speakers program for the 2017 Annual Member Meeting hosted...


Feb 20, 2017, 07:00 ET Addressing Global Cybersecurity Challenge, CompTIA Unveils Groundbreaking Certification

Cybersecurity is unarguably the world's paramount IT challenge, requiring a highly trained workforce with advanced skills capable of moving...


Feb 15, 2017, 10:15 ET Sen. Booker, Rep. Hurd and Ron Culler Named 2017 CompTIA Tech Champions

CompTIA, the world's leading technology association, has named New Jersey Senator Cory Booker, Texas Representative Will Hurd, and North Carolina...


Feb 13, 2017, 09:00 ET CompTIA Finalizes Agenda for 2017 D.C. Fly-In and Tech Policy Summit

More than 180 technology executives and business owners from across the country are expected Feb. 14-15 for the 2017 CompTIA DC Fly-In organized by...


Feb 07, 2017, 09:15 ET Changing Nature of Enterprise Technology Examined in New CompTIA Report

Business units and information technology (IT) teams are discovering more opportunities to collaborate and share responsibilities as digital...


Feb 03, 2017, 10:33 ET Strong Start for 2017 IT Sector Employment, CompTIA Analysis Reveals

Continued strength in software and technology services led employment gains in the U.S. information technology (IT) sector in January,...


Jan 25, 2017, 09:00 ET Resources from CompTIA Offer Tips on Operating a Successful Technology Business

Four free publications aimed at helping technology solution providers handle the challenges of operating a business are available from...


Jan 24, 2017, 09:15 ET CompTIA Launches CompTIA Advisory Council on Cybersecurity

CompTIA, the world's leading technology association, has launched the CompTIA Advisory Council on Cybersecurity (CACC) to address many of the most...


Jan 18, 2017, 14:00 ET CompTIA Names Majority Leader Ian Calderon as California Tech Champion

CompTIA, the world's leading technology association, has named Majority Leader Ian Calderon as the 2017 California Tech Champion for his consistent...


Jan 18, 2017, 09:15 ET CompTIA IT Industry Outlook 2017: Tech Continues to Shape the World

Paced by anticipated customer demand for emerging technology, services and software, information technology (IT) industry executives enter 2017...


Jan 12, 2017, 09:15 ET CompTIA Partners with New York Academy of Sciences to Interest Teens in Tech Careers

As part of its NextUp initiative to interest teens in tech careers, CompTIA is partnering with the New York Academy of Sciences on a series of...


Jan 11, 2017, 09:15 ET CompTIA Partners with FUSE to Expand STEAM Education in 21 Schools

As part of its NextUp initiative to interest teens in tech careers, CompTIA is partnering with the FUSE program at Northwestern University to...


Jan 10, 2017, 09:15 ET CompTIA to Fund Social Innovation with New Corporate Giving Program

To help more youth and adults pursue careers in information technology (IT) and to promote diversity in the IT workforce, CompTIA has diversified...


Jan 09, 2017, 01:52 ET CompTIA to Launch IT Pro Association to Help Foster Skilled Workforce

Expanding significantly its activity to help foster an IT workforce that meets the technology sector's unmet job-skill needs, CompTIA, the world's...


Jan 06, 2017, 10:00 ET IT Employment Ends 2016 on a Positive Note, CompTIA Analysis Reveals

Employment in the U.S. information technology (IT) sector ended 2016 on a positive note, adding 5,100 new positions, according to the CompTIA IT...


Dec 15, 2016, 11:48 ET Registration Opens for CompTIA 2017 Annual Member Meeting

CompTIA, the world's leading technology association, today opened registration for its 2017 Annual Member Meeting. Top industry executives...


Dec 15, 2016, 09:30 ET Technology a High Priority for SMBs Even With Uncertainties about ROI, New CompTIA Study Finds

The nation's small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) see technology as a primary factor in meeting business objectives even though some have mixed...