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Tips on Preparing and Passing CISSP Certification

I just recently finished watching a final webinar on new malware variants to earn my last Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit to renew my Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification. As I logged out of isc2.org, I remembered way back to the first time I passed that grueling exam.Read more

Skillsoft’s IT Training Portfolio Helps Organizations Keep Up with Today’s Changing Technology


Companies today are experiencing change on a colossal scale. For some, it is the result of Digital Transformation as they respond and try to differentiate themselves from disruptive competitors that want a share of their business. For others, IT developers needing to update their technology stack or use modern approaches and technology to deliver scalable and secure infrastructure and products for their organization are driving this transition.Read more

Improving Software Delivery with Continuous Integration, Delivery and Deployment

Improving Software Delivery with Continuous Integration, Delivery and Deployment

Developing and releasing software is a complicated process, especially now that teams and deployment infrastructure are themselves growing in complexity. As projects grow, the problem becomes even more pronounced. Fortunately, there is a way to develop, test and release software in a quick and consistent way.Read more

The Value of Multiple Modalities in IT Training

The value of multiple modalities in IT training

This post originally appeared on CIO.com

When people talk about IT training, they usually think about courses – either instructor-led training (ILT) or some combination of ILT and/or online self-paced courses. Although courses continue to be an important part of IT training, training today should consist of more types, or modalities, of training.Read more

Tips on How to Study and Prepare for the CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam

Tips on How to Study and Prepare for the CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam

I recently saw the Avengers: Infinity War movie, and it reminded me of the most recent iteration of the CompTIA Security+ certification exam. The record-smashing film features almost every character from the Marvel universe, just as now every possible security term and keyword is showing up on the laundry list of objectives for this latest version of the Security+ certification exam.Read more

Why training your IT department is the first step in protecting your company from a cyberattack

By Jim Zimmermann

Why training your IT department is the first step in protecting your company from a cyberattack

One of the “Big Four” accountancy firms made the news headlines in September 2017 following the announcement that they suffered a major hack of their systems and data. This demonstrated two things:

#1 Cyberattacks are not stopping any time soon.Read more