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Aug 07, 2020, 13:36 ET Tech Employment Gains Pause for the Month, CompTIA Analysis Shows

U.S. technology-related employment, which has expanded by more than 200,000 positions so far this year, experienced a pause in job growth in July,...


Aug 05, 2020, 14:35 ET 'Get Things Done' Channel Executive Nellie Scott Honored as CompTIA Member of the Year

A high-energy executive in the information technology (IT) industry who is widely respected by her colleagues and peers for her skills as a...


Aug 05, 2020, 11:35 ET Technology Businesses Turn to CompTIA ISAO for Critical Threat Intelligence

Technology solution providers, managed services providers (MSPs) and other organizations searching for critical cybersecurity threat intelligence...


Aug 04, 2020, 15:53 ET CompTIA ChannelCon Speakers: Technology Industry Can Lead the Move to Greater Equality and Inclusion

The technology industry that has dramatically changed the way we live and work can take the lead in bringing greater equality, inclusion and...


Jul 15, 2020, 09:20 ET CyberSeek™ Data Confirms the Ever-Present Need to Expand Cybersecurity Talent Pipeline

Cybersecurity professionals remain in high demand by employers across the United States and in virtually every industry, according to new data...


Jul 15, 2020, 08:35 ET Channel Leader Bob Stegner Joins IT Hall of Fame

Information technology (IT) industry executive Bob Stegner, admired and respected by colleagues and peers for three decades of commitment to the IT...


Jul 09, 2020, 09:35 ET Dislocated Workers in Oklahoma Can Prepare for Careers in Technology with Custom Training from CompTIA

Up to 100 Oklahomans who lost their jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic will build their technical and business skills as a prelude to new careers in...


Jul 07, 2020, 10:20 ET Game On: CompTIA Teams with National Cyber League to Promote Hands-on Cybersecurity Skills Competitions

CompTIA, the leader in vendor-neutral technical education and certifications for the world's technology workforce, announced today it is teaming up...


Jul 02, 2020, 13:33 ET Tech Job Gains Confirm Pockets of Strength in Recovering Labor Market

The two components information technology (IT) employment – industry and occupation – each showed signs of an improving labor market, according to...


Jun 05, 2020, 11:50 ET Unexpected Jobs Report Sends Mixed Signals in Tech Employment

U.S. employers across the economy increased hiring of technology professionals in May, while at the same time companies within the tech sector...


May 20, 2020, 10:05 ET U.S. Exports of Technology Totaled Close to $340 Billion in 2019, Supporting 918,500 Jobs, According to CompTIA

U.S. exports of technology products and services totaled $338 billion in 2019, according to the annual "Tech Trade Snapshot 2020" report released...


May 08, 2020, 13:10 ET Pandemic Fallout: US Tech Sector Sheds Record Number of Jobs in April, CompTIA Analysis Reveals

The U.S. information technology sector suffered historic job losses in April as the nation's unemployment rate reached a level not seen since the...


Apr 30, 2020, 11:20 ET CompTIA Launches CyberPrep for Schools

CompTIA announced its new tech curriculum, CompTIA CyberPrep, which allows middle schools and high schools, regardless of teacher experience in...


Apr 21, 2020, 10:35 ET US Tech Employment Surpasses 12 Million Workers, Accounts for 10% of Nation's Economy

Information technology (IT) employment in the United States reached an estimated 12.1 million workers in 2019, capping a decade in which the...


Apr 15, 2020, 08:50 ET CompTIA Launches Online Testing for its Industry-leading Certification Exams

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 15, 2020 CompTIA, the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications and training for information technology...


Apr 09, 2020, 10:50 ET CompTIA Expands eLearning Options with New CertMaster Learn for Instructor-led Training

CompTIA, the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications and training for information technology (IT) professionals and individuals...


Apr 03, 2020, 13:20 ET US Tech Sector Employment Appears to be Holding Steady in Uncertain Labor Market

Employment in the U.S. information technology (IT) sector expanded by an estimated 8,500 new workers in March, according to CompTIA, the leading...


Mar 30, 2020, 10:35 ET CompTIA Extends Expiration Dates for Certification Exam Vouchers

CompTIA, the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications and training for information technology (IT) professionals around the world,...


Mar 23, 2020, 09:51 ET CompTIA Eliminates Fees for Online Learning on the Fundamentals of Information Technology

CompTIA, the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications and training for information technology (IT) professionals around the world,...


Mar 20, 2020, 10:26 ET CompTIA Preparing New Certification Exam Testing Options, Extends Expiration Dates for Exam Vouchers

CompTIA, the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications and training for information technology (IT) professionals around the world,...


Mar 17, 2020, 12:15 ET Cybersecurity Information Sharing and Analysis Organization TSP-ISAO Comes Under the CompTIA Banner

CompTIA, the leading trade association for the global information technology (IT) industry, announced today that it will assume the management and...


Mar 11, 2020, 09:35 ET Plan a Career in Technology with My IT Path from CompTIA

Step-by-step guidance on planning a career in information technology (IT) is available via a new free resource from CompTIA, the leading trade...


Mar 10, 2020, 09:10 ET MSPs Turn to Cybersecurity, IoT to Expand Their Service Portfolios, New CompTIA Report Finds

Cybersecurity specialization and services linked to the Internet of Things lead the next wave of technology offerings from managed services providers ...


Mar 09, 2020, 10:05 ET New CompTIA Community Committed to Promoting Growth, Diversity and Skills Enhancement in the Information Technology Industry Workforce

CompTIA, the leading trade association for the global information technology (IT) industry, today announced the creation of a new community committed ...


Mar 06, 2020, 12:15 ET US Tech Employment Expands in February, CompTIA Analysis Finds

The U.S. technology sector added an estimated 11,500 new workers jobs in February, the second consecutive month of employment growth to begin 2020,...