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Press releases and industry news published by certification vendors, training companies, and other members of the IT certification marketplace.

Cisco and University of Phoenix Team Up to Deliver New Network Programs for Students

University of Phoenix today announced an agreement with Cisco that will create new programs dedicated to providing the body of knowledge needed to attain the Cisco CCNA® certification.

(ISC)²® Creates Harold F. Tipton Memorial Scholarship Fund as Tribute to Beloved Founder

(ISC) (“ISC)-squared”), thumb the world’s largest information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, case today announced it has created the Harold F. Tipton Memorial Scholarship Fund as a tribute to (ISC)² founder Harold F. Tipton, CISSP-ISSAP, ISSMP.

Certiport Partners with Future Business Leaders of America to Offer Members Opportunity to Compete in Worldwide Competition on Microsoft Office

Certiport (www.certiport.com), the official test delivery solution provider for the global workforce and academic markets, today announced a partnership with the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) to offer special Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification testing at FBLA's 2012 National Leadership Conference (NLC).

Pearson VUE Japan offers stronger career pathways with globally recognised SAP consultant certification

Japan's business professionals are set to benefit from a stronger career pathway, thanks to the longstanding partnership of Pearson VUE, the global leader in computer-based testing and SAP, the world's largest business software provider.

(ISC)2 and IT Acquisition Advisory Council Announce Alliance

(ISC)²® ("ISC-squared"), the world's largest not-for-profit information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®,today announced that it has formed a relationship with the Information Technology Acquisition Advisory Council (IT-AAC), a not-for-profit organization and public/private partnership focused on establishing standards of practice that improve IT architecture and acquisition effectiveness to meet the demands of the 21st century.

Digital Forensics Leader AccessData Cites Industry Report Underscoring Dramatic Rise in Forensics Service Demand

On the heels of an industry report detailing a nearly 14% annualized increase in demand for digital forensics services over the past five years, health AccessData Group, one of the largest computer forensic technology companies in the U.S., today affirmed the unprecedented growth in digital forensics as a key component of enterprise security.

CompTIA Creating IT Futures Foundation Helps Wounded Warriors Conquer Their Next Challenge: Preparing for Careers in the IT Field

For military personnel wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan, medicine recovering and rehabilitating from their injuries is only one of the challenges they face. Developing a new way to make a living becomes their next important mission.

COBIT 5’s Unveiling to be Hot Topic at ISACA’s CACS Conference

ISACA's COBIT 5 will be released mid-April and will be a major evolution of the globally recognized COBIT guidance, incorporating up-to-date thinking in enterprise governance and management techniques. ISACA's North America Computer Audit, Control and Security (CACS) conference in Orlando, Florida, USA, on 7-10 May 2012, will bring global experts together to introduce COBIT 5 and examine topics such as mobile computing, consumerization of IT, cloud computing and cyberthreats.

ISACA and SFIA Foundation Partner to Map CISA and CISM Certifications to Skills Framework for the Information Age

The Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA), viagra order a model for matching the skills of the IT workforce to the needs of the business, shop has recognized two ISACA certifications: Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).

EC-Council Achieves ANSI 17024 Accreditation for Its Certified Ethical Hacker (CEHv8) Certification

Today EC-Council announces that it has been accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to meet the ANSI/ISO/IEC 17024 Personnel Certification Accreditation standard for its Certified Ethical Hacker (CEHv8) certification.

LPI announces Linux Training Program with the International Telecommunication Union in the League of Arab States

The Linux Professional Institute (LPI), the world's premier Linux certification organization, announced an innovative LPI certification and training project in partnership with the International Telecommunication Union throughout the 22 countries of the League of Arab States.

Global Knowledge Named Global Training (VATC) Partner of the Year at VMware Partner Exchange 2012

Global Knowledge today announced that it has been named the recipient of a Global VMware Partner Network Award in the Training (VATC) Partner of the Year category by VMware for the third year in a row. Global Knowledge – US was also honored with the Americas Training (VATC) Partner of the Year Award. The awards were presented at VMware Partner Exchange 2012, VMware's annual partner event, on Feb. 14 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

CompTIA Expands Troops to Tech Careers Program with Launch of New Website, Corporate Employment Registry

CompTIA, abortion the non-profit trade association for the information technology (IT) industry, purchase today announced a significant expansion of its Troops to Tech Careers initiative with the launch of a new website and corporate employment registry.

Microsoft SharePoint® 2010 and OneNote® 2010 Added as Electives for MOS Master Certification

Certiport (www.certiport.com) today announced the addition of the SharePoint® 2010 and OneNote® 2010 exams to the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Master Certification pool of electives.

LPI announces “Linux Essentials” Program

The Linux Professional Institute (LPI), the world's premier Linux certification organization, announced “Linux Essentials” an innovative new program measuring foundation knowledge in Linux and Open Source Software.

(ISC)² to Complete Final Stages of Computer-Based Testing for All Its Certification Exams

(ISC)²® ("ISC-squared"), the world's largest information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today announced that candidates can begin registering for computer-based testing (CBT) for CISSP, CISSP concentrations and the SSCP certifications on June 1, 2012. As part of its ongoing commitment to fill the pipeline of qualified information security professionals worldwide, this final stage of (ISC)²'s transition to CBT creates a better user experience for a larger pool of candidates and greater global exam accessibility.