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Top IT Certifications for 2020

Wondering which IT certifications are in the highest demand in 2020? Our team of experts has ranked the top 10 certifications this year to help you choose the next step in your career.

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Choosing an IT Career Path

Considering a career in information technology? In this article, we explore a variety of IT career paths and fill you in on the certifications that will put you on the fast track to success.

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What is a Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)?

If you've thought about a career in penetration testing, you might benefit from earning certification as an ethical hacker. In this article, we detail what a CEH does, and how to earn certification.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Certification

Considering earning the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Certification? Here are answers to frequently asked questions about the CEH. Find out if it’s right for you.

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Before You Sit for the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Exam

Thinking about taking a big step in your cyber security career by sitting for the Certified Ethical Hacker exam? Great idea! But first, check out this article to learn how to create a focused study plan for success.

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How to Pass the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Exam

It's almost time for you to sit for the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) exam. Are you prepared? This article provides details on the exam, and strategies you can put into place to increase your odds of passing.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Cisco Certification

Are you considering Cisco certification, and looking for answers to the questions you have before you take the leap? We assembled this all-inclusive list of the questions and answers we most frequently field on Cisco certification.

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What is a CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate)?

Considering a career as a network professional? Learn more about the Cisco Certified Network Associate certificate, and what doors it can open in your career.

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Big CCNA Changes Are Coming: What This Means for You

Cisco will soon be rolling out new requirements and new assessments for the CCNA certification. Find out what that means for you if you’re planning to become certified.

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Frequently Asked Questions About CISSP Certification

The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) remains one of the most valued and sought after cybersecurity certifications. If you’re considering earning the certification, you’ve probably got questions. And we’ve got answers.

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Step-by-Step Guide to Becoming a CISSP

Learn the seven steps to earning the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification, considered by many to be the premier cybersecurity certification for IT professionals

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CISA vs. CISSP: What’s the Difference?

In the field of cyber security, CISA focuses on auditing. CISSP focuses on the technical and management side. Learn more about both certifications in this article.

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What you need to know about the new CISSP Exam

The CISSP exam has undergone major changes. This article details the new exam format, the shift in domain weightings, and the new content being tested.

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How to Become an AWS Solutions Architect Associate

Are you considering taking the next step in your career by becoming an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Solutions Arthitect? This article breaks down everything you need to know about earning the certification.

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What is Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certification?

Looking for more information on Amazon Web Services certification? Kaplan IT Training breaks down the details of AWS certification and helps you take the first step toward your next IT career advancement.

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Microsoft Announces Major Changes in Azure Certification

Have you heard about the new changes to Microsoft’s Azure certification? We detail all of the changes, and what they mean to you in this article.

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What’s New with Microsoft’s Certification Path?

Have you heard about the new changes to Microsoft’s certification? Microsoft has introduced three new certification types and changed the test structure. Get all the details about what has changed and why.

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What Does a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Do?

The Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) certification is recognized the world over as proof of competency and experience in securing critical business assets and ensuring that these assets are available. Learn more about certification.

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What Does a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Do?

What does a CISM do? In this article, you'll learn more about the day-to-day roles and responsibilities of a Certified Information Security Manager.

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How to Become a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

This article is a guide for anyone interested in learning the five step process to becoming a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).

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What Does a Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) Do?

The cloud has become increasingly used by many organizations. Learn more about becoming a Cloud Certified Security Professional (CCSP), and what it can do for your career.

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How to Become a Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)

Are serious about being a professional in the cloud security field? This article shares information on how to become a Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP), which demonstrates your expertise to the world.

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Networking Strategies and Cybersecurity Organizations for Women

Recent statistics suggest that only 20% of the cybersecurity workforce is female. Learn more about the opportunities that exist for women in this growing and exciting field.

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What is Adobe Certification?

Adobe certification reflects your hard-earned Adobe skills and expertise. In this article, learn what it’s all about, which products have certification, and what you can do after you're certified.

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How to Become Adobe Certified

Adobe’s suite of products are cornerstone of the web and graphic design industry. Learn what earning certification in your product of choice could do for your career, and how to earn it.

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How to Prepare for the Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) Java SE 11 Developer Certification

Java has steadfastly remained a top programming language for decades, which means Java SE 11 Developer Certification is a solid investment. This article has the steps you can take to earn your certification.

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Capture the Flag (CTF): A Gamification of Cybersecurity Learning

Capture the Flag (CTF) is a competition for cybersecurity professionals and students alike that can be incorporated into cybersecurity training. It is a learning tool and skill builder for everyone who is interested in cybersecurity and can help sharpen the tools they have learned during their training

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