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Information Security Training and Certification News
April 07, 2017
The tempo of partnering activity in the IT security space has intensified recently, with a spate of new or expanded channel programs; more news from the week.
December 07, 2016
Microsoft is offering free Azure training as it seeks to ready more partners to work in the cloud.
November 23, 2016
A successful hiring event by the Department of Homeland Security calls into question the existence of the cybersecurity skills shortage, but experts wonder if the event was an outlier.
November 19, 2015
Cisco partners can expect new written exam topics to surface in mid-2016 in light of the networking vendor's updated CCIE framework; a CCNA update is on tap as well.
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The vendor-neutral certification landscape features over 100 certs designed for infosec pros who want to advance their careers and apply their knowledge for current and future employers. Continue Reading
The abundance of vendor-specific information technology security certifications can overwhelm any infosec professional. Expert Ed Tittel helps navigate the crowded field. Continue Reading
Grassroots efforts to shift cultural thinking in information security have had a positive effect, the former professor of computer engineering says. Continue Reading
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This series looks at the top information security certifications for IT professionals. Part one reviews basic, vendor-neutral certifications for entry-level positions. Continue Reading
Channel firms say security talent is hard to find and expensive to acquire. Learn how executives are overcoming the cybersecurity skills gap. Continue Reading
While technical skills are obviously important for security pros, the importance of soft skills shouldn't be overlooked. Here are the top four worth mastering. Continue Reading
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MSPs hoping to roll out an IT security practice would be well advised to first cultivate their own culture of security, writes Jason McNew in this Ask the Expert segment. Continue Reading
In this webcast, learn how non-traditional mobile endpoints are forcing organizations to re-examine their data protection techniques, including cybersecurity awareness training. Continue Reading
Human error remains a threat to data, but privacy advocate Grace Buckler says setting the tone with company culture can offset enterprise information security and privacy risks. Continue Reading
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Both vendor-neutral and vendor-specific cloud security certifications have emerged as businesses shift toward cloud computing models that reduce TCO and expand computing capacity. Continue Reading
The shortage in the security skills pipeline is creating vulnerabilities worldwide, according to one report. Executives say "gaming" can help companies develop a better workforce. Continue Reading
Southern Methodist University's Chang says the school's cybersecurity education program addresses the skills gap for trained staff in enterprises. Continue Reading