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CompTIA Adds “Future Leaders” Community For Young IT Professionals

This week, CompTIA, the IT industry association, announced the addition of a new CompTIA community: Future Leaders. CompTIA’s communities now total 10 with the addition of this group that brings together members of the IT industry, age 35 and younger.

  • CompTIA State Of The Channel Study: Dealing With Details, Drivers Of The Transition To A New Business Model
    CompTIA State Of The Channel Study: Dealing With Details, Drivers Of The Transition To A New Business Model

    In its Fourth Annual State of the Channel study, CompTIA asked IT companies to describe the progress of their business transformation. Of the 350 companies surveyed, 24 percent assessed their transformation at a low degree, 55 percent said a moderate degree, and 22 percent said a high degree. Interestingly, in 2012, the responses were low degree, 17 percent; moderate, 59 percent; and high, 24 percent. It might seem like the channel isn’t as far along with business transformation now as it was two years ago.

  • First IoT Study From CompTIA Suggests There Will Be Opportunity For The Channel
    First IoT Study From CompTIA Suggests There Will Be Opportunity For The Channel

    A research brief published by CompTIA last month, Sizing up the Internet of Things, outlines the potential for the Internet of Things (IoT) to create new business opportunities for the IT channel. U.S. IT companies responding to this first study on the IoT by CompTIA, however, are split — almost exactly down the middle — on their view of this topic, which is finding its way into more and more headlines. 

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  • Strategies That Can Help Minimize Channel Conflict
    Strategies That Can Help Minimize Channel Conflict

    CompTIA’s Quick Start Guide Profitable Partnering offers strategies for managing conflict and getting the most out of your vendor partnerships.

  • What You Don’t Know About Your Balance Sheet Can Hurt You
    What You Don’t Know About Your Balance Sheet Can Hurt You

    Among the resources on CompTIA’s website is the Quick Start Guide Understanding Your Balance Sheet. In addition to an explanation, in detail, of your balance sheet, the guide also lists some popular misconceptions about balance sheets.

  • What Makes A Service A “Cloud Service”?
    What Makes A Service A “Cloud Service”?

    According to CompTIA’s research brief The Cloud Computing Ecosystem, in many ways, cloud computing is nothing new. It has many similarities to existing models — such as time sharing and hosted systems. The cloud, however, offers speed and a platform on which new services can be built and provided to end users. In fact, services account for 57 percent of the U.S. IT and telecom industries. Building and providing these services, though, requires a wide knowledge base.

  • Why You Should Make Your Customers’ Compliance Your Business
    Why You Should Make Your Customers’ Compliance Your Business

    A company’s IT and business decisions are affected by dozens of regulations and standards. These can slow or even stall the decision making process. Successful IT solutions providers know which mandates a customer is subject to and how to bring them into compliance.

  • What Role Can IT Solutions Providers Play With Social Media Initiatives?
    What Role Can IT Solutions Providers Play With Social Media Initiatives?

    As social media becomes a significant part of business operations, enterprises question what role IT should play. Though marketing and communications are the primary objectives of social tools, these are carried out over the Internet, so naturally IT is expected to get involved

  • How To Have A Successful Telecom-IT Partnership
    How To Have A Successful Telecom-IT Partnership

    Creating and maintaining telecom and IT partnerships are becoming more challenging as these sectors merge and expand. CompTIA shares ways to foster successful partnerships in its Quick Guide to Telecom and IT Partnerships based on a joint study by CompTIA and Channel Partners.

  • 7 Steps To Successfully Providing Big Data Solutions
    7 Steps To Successfully Providing Big Data Solutions

    More and more, companies are interested in what Big Data analytics can do for them. According to research from GE and Accenture, “Industrial Internet Insights Report for 2015,”93 percent of companies responding feel newcomers to their industries are leveraging Big Data, and 89 percent say companies that don’t adopt a Big Data analytics strategy could lose ground.

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