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Apr 27, 2015, 09:13 ET
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CompTIA IT Industry Business Confidence Index Takes Small Step Back in Q2

The CompTIA IT Industry Business Confidence Index took a small step back in Q2, halting several quarters of positive momentum. The Q2 Index slipped...

Apr 24, 2015, 09:10 ET
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Upcoming CompTIA IT Professional Webinar Examines Internet of Things and IT Careers

The Internet of Things and how it's shaping technology careers is the focus of the next CompTIA IT Professional Webinar Series, presented by...

Apr 23, 2015, 14:00 ET
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IT Industry Encouraged by Passage of Important Cybersecurity Bills

This week the U.S. House of Representatives passed two important cybersecurity information sharing bills that provide liability protections to...

Apr 15, 2015, 10:30 ET
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New Exams Launched for CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI Certification

 CompTIA, the leader in vendor-neutral skills certifications for the world's information technology (IT) workforce, said today it has launched...

Apr 08, 2015, 09:30 ET
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CompTIA Wins 2014 Telerik® Sitefinity™ Website of the Year Award in Association Category

 CompTIA, the IT industry association, announced today its website has been selected as a 2014 Telerik® Sitefinity™ Website of the...

Apr 07, 2015, 08:58 ET
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CompTIA ChannelChangers Awards Seek IT Industry's Future Leaders

 CompTIA, the IT industry association, today announced nominations are now being accepted for the 2015 ChannelChangers awards program. In its...

Apr 02, 2015, 09:30 ET
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IT Channel Firms See Growth Opportunities in Security Services, New CompTIA Research Reveals

Information technology (IT) channel companies see opportunities for business growth with customers who are more aware of and concerned about their...

Mar 31, 2015, 11:33 ET
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Organizations Changing Strategies and Tactics as Security Environment Gets More Complex, New CompTIA Study Finds

The growing proliferation and sophistication of hackers, combined with greater reliance on interconnected applications, devices and systems, has...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:45 ET
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CompTIA Honors Mike Brogan with Lifetime Achievement Award

Celebrating exceptional leadership and humanitarianism, CompTIA has recognized IT services pioneer Mike Brogan with the IT association's 2015...

Mar 25, 2015, 09:30 ET
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Business Transformation Strategies Highlight Spring 2015 Channel Training Curriculum from CompTIA

Strategies to help technology solution providers position themselves for growth in cloud computing, consulting services and other recurring revenue...

Mar 24, 2015, 13:00 ET
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CompTIA CertMaster Expands Product Line with the Addition of the New CompTIA Network+ Exam

 CompTIA, the IT industry association and leader in vendor-neutral skills certifications for the global IT workforce, today announced the...

Mar 24, 2015, 09:30 ET
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CompTIA Opens ChannelCon 2015 Registration; Issues Call for Speakers

Registration is now open for CompTIA's ChannelCon 2015, the premier networking and training event for today's leading and emerging IT vendors,...

Mar 23, 2015, 09:30 ET
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CompTIA Workshop for Technology Solution Providers Focuses on Strengthening Financial Management Skills

 CompTIA, the IT industry association, said today its Premier Members have the select opportunity to participate in a new pilot version of...

Mar 18, 2015, 10:30 ET
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CompTIA Business Model Benchmark Aims to Help Technology Solution Providers Build Strong Foundations for Long-Term Success

CompTIA, the IT industry association, said today it has developed a new assessment tool to help technology solution providers gain better short-...

Mar 17, 2015, 11:17 ET
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Struggling to Fill Job Openings, HR Executives Look to IT Certifications as a Valuable Resource, CompTIA Study Reveals

Human resources (HR) executives increasingly recognize IT skills certifications as a valuable differentiator in assessing job applicants and a...

Mar 16, 2015, 10:30 ET
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CompTIA Commends Louisiana Public Schools on Inclusion of Cyber Engineering as a New Pathway to Graduation

 Adding cyber engineering as a new Jump Start pathway to graduation in Louisiana public high schools will increase awareness of career...

Mar 16, 2015, 09:30 ET
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CompTIA Announces 2015 IT Hall of Fame Inductees

CompTIA today announced two distinguished technology leaders – Scott Cook, Founder of Intuit and Sam Palmisano, former CEO of IBM –...

Mar 10, 2015, 09:30 ET
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SMBs Seeking Upgrades in Security Readiness and Data Proficiency, New CompTIA Study Finds

 Keeping data safe and finding new ways to use that data for analysis and decision-making are at the top of the technology to-do list for small...

Mar 09, 2015, 14:31 ET
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IT Industry Applauds Obama's TechHire Initiative

 CompTIA and its philanthropic arm, the Creating IT Futures Foundation, issued the following statement in support of President Obama's TechHire...

Mar 09, 2015, 09:30 ET
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Total Seminars Celebrates the One Millionth CompTIA A+® Certified IT Pro

Though the pomp and circumstance of being the winner of the CompTIA A+ One Million Certified promotion will soon come to a close for Logan Murphy,...