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Ahmed Badr

SDN is the Future of IT Networking
November 20, 2017

Software Defined Networking (SDN) is a revolutionary approach to IT networking that is rapidly becoming the preferred style of managing networks. Here's what you need to know to stay ahead of the curve.

Pick Your Path to Networking Knowledge: CCNA or Network+
September 26, 2017

There are many different computer networking certifications, but two stand out as the most popular points of entry to a vital IT industry. Which one should you choose to launch your networking career?

Do Employers Monitor Your Computer Usage at Work?
September 18, 2017

Is Big Brother (or at least the senior management team) watching what goes on when you sit down each day and fire up your PC workstation? And what, out of all your computer usage, is being looked for most?

Service Provider Techs Both Vital and Oft-Overlooked
May 15, 2017

In networking, as in many other IT fields, the pace of change is rapid. There is one vital networking niche, however, where skilled professionals are in demand, but the technology is evolving only gradually.

Five Hot Cybersecurity Certs for 2017
March 14, 2017

No matter what your level of IT security experience and proficiency, there's a certification to help move your career forward. Even if you're just getting started. Here's what you should look for.

Points to Ponder When Moving Abroad for Your IT Job
July 30, 2016

With IT companies and IT infrastructure stretching across the globe, skilled tech professionals don't have to limit their careers to a single city, state, or country.

The Five Best Cisco Certs for Networking Newcomers
July 9, 2016

Cisco is perhaps the most important firm in the IT networking realm. The right Cisco certification can prepare you even for networking jobs that don't directly involve Cisco technology.

Six Big Networking Certifications for 2016
April 9, 2016

Computer networks are involved in just about every aspect of modern business. Build your networking expertise with the right certification, and employers will come running.

Everything You Need to Know to Get Started in Network Administration
March 14, 2016

What does it take to start a career in network administration? Certification, general IT knowledge, and workplace experience are all important building blocks.

Learn to Code: So You Want To Be a Programmer
November 7, 2015

It's not as glamorous as some other highly-compensated IT skills, but the ability to write strong computer code can be the key to a long and successful career.

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