Skillsoft Blog

IT Certifications Training

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

The Quest for the Purple Squirrel

By Kyle Gingrich

Skillsoft_SocialBanner_800x450_PurpleSquirrel

Do you remember when you were a child and always on a seemingly endless quest to find a unicorn or a dragon or some other mythical creature? Well, what if it turns out, the search is over and what you were looking for is, with a little tweaking, right in front of you?

Read more

New Training Content Supporting Revisions to Cisco Certification

By Tim Hildreth

As part of our collaboration with networking powerhouse Cisco, we’ve developed new elearning content for the recent revisions to their highly-coveted Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching certification. With the new content developed and already available for existing and potential CCNP Routing and Switching certified professionals, we’re proud to have the necessary online IT training resources in place to help learners quickly master new skills and materials.

Read more

Addressing the IT Skills Shortage

Keeping up with rapidly changing technology is one of the
biggest challenges for IT professionals. It’s no surprise that CompTIA's U.S.-only study found that only 44%
of those surveyed were "exactly where they want to be" or "very
close to where they want to be" with their IT staffing.

Read more