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Computer Certification Articles

How-to articles, expert interviews, and other stories about IT certification.
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CompTIA A+ Certification Exam Guide Author Interview

Mike Meyers guides you through everything you'll need to know to earn what he praises as "THE entry-level certification."

Security Administrator Street Smarts Author Interview

Computer Security is one of the hottest topics system administrators face today. This book from David Miller and Michael Gregg will help you meet the challenge.

MCSA MCSE Windows Server 2003 Network Infrastructure Exam Cram Author Interview

Microsoft Exam 70-291 counts toward both MCSA and MCSE certification. Author Diana Huggins focuses in on exactly the details you need to pass the exam.

Interview: Julieann Scalisi, Director of Citrix Education for Citrix Systems, Inc.

The inside scoop from Citrix is all about the completely revamped and updated advanced CCIA and CCEA certification programs and training.

How to earn TOGAF Certification

The Open Group's IT architecture framework certification means you know how to build enterprise applications from the ground up.

CCIE Routing & Switching Official Exam Certification Guide

You can't take the CCIE Routing and Switching lab exam until you pass the written exam. Find out exactly what's involved and how you ace this important test.

Interview: Passing the Certified Ethical Hacker Exam

The CEH has become increasingly desirable since its launch in early 2003. Find out what you need to know to add it to your resume.

Choosing a Microsoft Certification

With the brand new certifications rolling out of Microsoft, how's an IT professional supposed to choose?

Microsoft Completely Revamps Certification Program

New program includes 3 levels of credentials. Current certifications remain valid.

Interview: Michael Gregg, Author of CISSP Exam Cram 2

The CISSP has become the gold standard of security certification. Find out what you need to know to earn it for yourself.

Blended Learning: Definition, Controversy and Commitment

Blended learning represents opportunity for change. The best approaches blend eLearning with instructor-led training.

The State of IT Certification and the Role of E-learning

When organizations send their employees to training, asthma they would be making a critical mistake if they failed to demand that those employees demonstrate that they learned the material through certifications.

Microsoft Certified Architect Program Sets High Standards

Is this the most demanding computer certification designed yet?

The Value of Certification and its Impact on America's IT Workforce

Certifications are they coming back and what does it mean for IT? Martin Bean, prescription COO of New Horizons Computer Learning Centers, shares his insider knowledge.

Interview: Building an IT Career

Entering the field of information technology can be difficult without the proper tools and approach. Author Matthew Moran helps you obtain them.

Computer Certification: 2004 In Review and a Peek at What Lies Ahead

In 2004, buy IT certifications continued to provide good value and to add respected credentials to a resume.