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4 Ways Tech Firms Can Use CompTIA’s IT Industry Outlook 2021

CompTIA’s IT Industry Outlook 2021, with the theme “Rebuilding for the Future,” provides 10 trends in technology for the year ahead. For those in the business of technology, here are four ways to leverage the insights from CompTIA's latest research.

Nov 19, 2020, 16:17 PM by Seth Robinson

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CompTIA PenTest+ Is Now DoD Approved: Why It Matters

CompTIA PenTest+ is now approved by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) 8570 for three cybersecurity job categories.

Nov 18, 2020, 19:54 PM by Patrick Lane

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Cybersecurity Training for Beginners: How to Train for CompTIA Security+

Learn about the cybersecurity industry for beginners and how you can further your cybersecurity career with IT certifications like CompTIA Security+.

Nov 18, 2020, 14:08 PM by Eileen Ristau Tauchman

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Fact vs. Fiction: AI Council Members Discuss ‘The Social Dilemma,’ Ethics and What’s Next

Artificial intelligence sometimes gets a bad rap in popular culture references like "The Social Dilemma." While some issues can be addressed, the reality is AI isn’t dangerous, it isn’t out to get you, and it’s not trying to brainwash you, according to members of CompTIA’s AI Advisory Council.

Nov 17, 2020, 20:15 PM by Scott Campbell

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The Building Blocks of Cybersecurity: A Particular Set of Skills

A recent CompTIA research study revealed the cybersecurity skills IT pros need to build their knowledge base and careers.

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