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IT Certifications 275 posts
By Ashraf Al-Dabbas ⋅ May 14, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
While VMware now offers the VCP5-DV certification exam, the exam objectives don’t line up exactly with the full capabilities of vSphere 5.1. Make sense of the software you’re using now, and what you need to know for the exam.
By Sean Wilkins ⋅ May 14, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
The problem that many people have with any new certification is that it’s hard to locate resources to study for the exam. The CCNA Video cert is no exception. We detail the few option available for studying for this exam so you know what to expect.
By Sean Wilkins ⋅ May 9, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
CompTIA now offers e-learning, an online solution for courses in cloud, mobility and security. We outline the different certifications available and discuss who should pursue them.
By Ed Tittel ⋅ May 6, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
Nervous about preparing for you next big IT certification exam? We outline the value of both self-study and formal training in terms of effectiveness and budget to help you find the solution best for you.
By Ken Mauldin ⋅ May 6, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
Looking to get your start in IT? The MTA is the way to do it. We discuss the different options available when you get your Microsoft Technology Associate certification and where you can go from there.
By Marco Shaw ⋅ May 1, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
Amazon just announced the AWS Certification Program, which is aimed at testing the cloud-based skills of solutions architects, sysops admins and developers. How much value will companies place on the certs? Find out if it makes sense for you.
By Joe Rinehart ⋅ April 29, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
Last Month, Cisco announced some major changes to its popular CCNA and CCENT certifications. This guide introduces you to the new topics covered on the ICND1 and ICND2 exams, and helps you understand Cisco’s revised cert hierarchy.
By Ed Tittel ⋅ April 29, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
Don’t get duped when shopping for IT certification prep materials. We have the best tips for evaluating your study material choices and avoiding scams that could get you in trouble.
By Michael Gabriel Sumastre ⋅ April 26, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
IT professionals who are looking for fatter paychecks, better job options and job security are getting into big data. But how do you go about certifying your skills in big data? The HP Big Data Solutions Certification Program may be the next step for you.
By Chris Magiet ⋅ April 24, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
Free Download! Read the Ultimate Guide to Preparing for IT Certifications by renowned IT author, Ed Tittel. With this detailed guide you’ll get tips from an expert with 30 years of experience on how to really study for your certification exams, keeping the best study materials handy and how to survive exam day.
By Dana Gagnon ⋅ April 17, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
If we told you to study for three certification exams in a row before taking a single test, would you think we’re crazy? This is actually the best strategy you can take when pursuing your MCSA. Microsoft MVP Ed Liberman explains why.
By Michael Gabriel Sumastre ⋅ April 10, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
As cloud computing gets even more common, it’s important to think about getting certified in cloud technologies in order to remain competitive. Should you wait for CompTIA Cloud+ or get a vendor-specific cert? We discuss the benefits of the various options.
By Joanna Beer ⋅ April 8, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
Prepping for the CompTIA A+ exam? We now offer printer-friendly flash cards to help you study.
By Dana Gagnon ⋅ March 28, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
Before you take your next IT certification exam, heed this important advice from TrainSignal’s product team manager.
By Ashraf Al-Dabbas ⋅ March 28, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
Microsoft has recently made revisions to its certification exam formats. They’re more difficult now and focused on real-world scenarios, which makes the exams more interactive and challenging. Learn what these new questions consist of and how to they work, so you can prepare for your next Microsoft certification.
By Matt Vandenbeld ⋅ March 26, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
VMware recently announced applications for the 2013 vExpert designation are now available. If you’re not familiar with the program, find out what it takes to apply and why you’d want to become one.
By Michael Bender ⋅ March 26, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
If you’d like to study for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate exams, but are unsure if you should go for Server 2008 or Server 2012, this guide will help you weigh the pros and cons of each, depending on your previous experience.
By Michael Gabriel Sumastre ⋅ March 25, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
While Linux is an open-source OS, a lot of corporations use it for the flexibility and as an overall smarter business choice for certain IT infrastructure. Get an understanding of the scope of the certifications for Linux pros with thise quick guide.
By Matt Vandenbeld ⋅ March 13, 2013 ⋅ Post a comment
There has been some discussion lately about the necessity of the VMware Certified Professional course requirement because of its cost, which is upwards of $3,000. A VCDX gives his side on why the course validates the certification.