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Reboot Successful: Microsoft’s New MCSE Certifications

When Microsoft describes the new MCSE as "reinvented," they're not kidding: the skills covered are different, the exams harder, and recertification is required.

Interview: CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician HIT-001 Authorized Cert Guide

CompTIA's Healthcare IT Technician certification is one of the first opportunities to credential HIT skills. Before you can pin one to your resume, you'll have pass the HIT-001 certification exam.

How to Pass Your PMI Examination

Project management certifications are hot. If PMI's PMP or CAPM credentials are on your career wish list, you need to read this down-to-earth advice on how to prepare for and pass PMI exams without breaking a sweat.

Oracle SQL Certification: 1Z0-051 or 1Z0-047?

Exams 1Z0-047: Oracle Database SQL Expert and 1Z0-051: Oracle Database 11g: SQL Fundamentals I both satisfy the SQL requirement on the Oracle 11g DBA and 11g Developer tracks. Which one should you take? Oracle Certification Expert Matthew Morris has the answer.

Mapping Your Current Microsoft Certification to the New Credentials

Wondering how your current Microsoft certification will be affected by the certification program overhaul? Check out our handy-dandy summary table.

Welcome to the New Microsoft Certification Program

What’s changed? The names of certifications, therapy the way the program is structured, erectile the scope of material covered by each certification, recertification requirements – essentially, everything!

The Warp Speed Evolution of IT Security Expertise (and How Certification Can Help)

In an era of BYOD, viagra order network security professionals are increasingly charged with the crucial task of balancing control with access. They’d better know what they’re doing.

Foundational IT Skills Certification on the Rise

In high schools, viagra buy technical schools, and community colleges, students are increasingly turning to certifications to prove they have the basic IT skills employers now expect.

Interview: Greg Hills on HP Master Accredited Solutions Expert (MASE) Certification

Greg Hills' new HP Master Accredited Solutions Expert (MASE) Converged Infrastructure Architect certification helped him shift his focus from detail-oriented technical design to a more holistic and open approach.

Interview: Robb Tracy, Author of CompTIA Network+ Certification Practice Exams (Exam N10-005)

Study and test yourself with this entire book of practice questions that cover every CompTIA Network+ exam objective.

ISACA CISA Interview: Kenneth Manke

Kenneth Manke worked as a financial auditor, treatment but wanted to work as an IT auditor. To make the switch, order he earned the prestigious CISA certification from ISACA. Prospective employers knew that he was serious about IT auditing and was ready to deliver from the start.

Interview: Glen Clarke CompTIA Network+ Certification Study Guide

Certification self study guides are great at preparing you to take the exam, case and this one is no exception. It covers all the latest CompTIA Network+ objectives, has two complete practiice exams, a glossary, video training, and much more.

Now Serving All: CompTIA Divides its Certification Program into Tiers

The go-to program for vendor-neutral entry-level IT certifications is bursting free of it's entry-level label.

HP Certification Program Restructured and New Cloud Computing Credentials Added

We promised you more information on the big doings over at HP's certification program, and here it is! Read this article to learn about changes to the structure of the HP certification program and how the new cloud computing certifications fit in.

Interview: Matt Walker, Author of CEH Certified Ethical Hacker All-in-One Exam Guide

We've read plenty of certification self-study guides that are quite good at preparing people to take an exam. This one is too, but it stands out in several ways: it's not a mile thick, and it's definitely not boring. Even if you're not planning to take the CEH exam, consider reading this book just because it's packed with interesting stuff.