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CompTIA Teams with KnowledgeAdvisors to Improve Training Experience for Certification Candidates

KnowledgeAdvisors Metrics that Matter™ enhances CompTIA business intelligence on quality of training environment

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CompTIA, the non-profit trade association for the IT industry, said today it is working with KnowledgeAdvisors to enhance the test preparation and training experience for the tens of thousands of candidates worldwide preparing for CompTIA vendor-neutral skills certifications.

CompTIA is using KnowledgeAdvisors proprietary Metrics that Matter®, a talent development and reporting and analytic system, to enhance its ability to objectively and consistently measure and manage the training that takes place for CompTIA certifications.

“CompTIA is committed to making the process of preparing for our certifications comprehensive, efficient and user-friendly,” said Terry Erdle, senior vice president, skills certification, CompTIA.

“Metrics that Matter complements our own robust internal research and analysis of the IT training and certification marketing,” Erdle continued. “The data we collect will help us pinpoint opportunities for improvements in our training network.”

Metrics that Matter provides CompTIA with real-time, online reporting of the performance of each training organization; and measures how effective the training is in preparing individuals for CompTIA certification exams.

KnowledgeAdvisors proprietary technologies and methodologies provide turn-key measurement solutions. The flexibility of the solution facilitates the compilation of key performance indicators critical to management decision-making surrounding learning, including factors such as customer satisfaction, knowledge transfer, job impact, business results and return on investment.

About CompTIA

CompTIA is the voice of the world’s information technology (IT) industry. Its members are the companies at the forefront of innovation; and the professionals responsible for maximizing the benefits organizations receive from their investments in technology. CompTIA is dedicated to advancing industry growth through its educational programs, market research, networking events, professional certifications, and public policy advocacy. For more information, visit or follow CompTIA on Twitter at

About KnowledgeAdvisors

KnowledgeAdvisors is a corporate learning business intelligence firm that helps organizations gain the knowledge to improve performance, better educate its workforce and reduce costs across the enterprise. Its proprietary measurement systems and benchmarking expertise help companies more successfully implement e-learning strategies and better manage corporate learning investments.