TITLE

CompTIA certifications

PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
IT Training;Sep2003, CompTIA p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
CompTIA is a not-for-profit trade association dedicated to advancing the growth of the information technology industry and those working within it. Positioned at the heart of ICT education and training, CompTIA supports and represents more than 15,000 companies in the global information and communications technology industry. In addition, the association provides a voice for the technology industry with programmes in vendor-neutral certification, public policy, workforce development, e-commerce and technology learning, among others. The association's most well-known certification, CompTIA A*, certifies the competency of computer-service technicians, A* is becoming the de facto standard for foundation at IT curriculum, and demand for the certification continues worldwide. The most recent addition Security+ launched in December 2002, Security* was developed with input from the government, commercial and academic sectors to meet the requirement for a global standard for frontline troops of computer security.
ACCESSION #
10761226

 

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