Do you know someone who is a future leader in the IT industry? You can nominate promising young IT professionals for CompTIA’s annual ChannelChangers Awards, now through June 22.
CompTIA Offers Legal Services Benefit To Premier Members
Last week, CompTIA offered its first professional service benefit. The CompTIA Legal Services Program offers legal services to the association’s premier members.
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.
EXPLORING COMPTIA INSIGHTS & TOOLS
Cash Management: What IT Solutions Providers Can Do When The Ends Don’t Meet
In the CompTIA Quick Start Guide Cash Management Strategies: A Practical Guide For Solutions Providers, the guide’s authors point out the differences between “strategic” and “tactical” cash management.
Can You Answer Your IT Clients’ Questions About BC/DR?
Most IT solutions providers offer some type of backup and business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR) solution. According to CompTIA’s Business Continuity And Disaster Recovery Overview, it’s a natural extension of their other offerings.
Why Your IT Clients Need A Formal Mobility Policy
The CompTIA paper, “The Mobility Ecosystem,” says mobility, a trend born in the consumer market, continues to increase in enterprise potential. Varied and complex, mobility introduces devices, applications, and connections different from those traditionally used in businesses.
What MSPs Need To Know About Starting — And Growing — A Cloud Practice
CompTIA’s guide, “Accelerating Your Cloud Business a Practical Guide for Solution Providers,” explains how businesses can take advantage of opportunities in the cloud. Because solutions providers have gained their clients’ trust and have knowledge of their needs, they are in an excellent position to help their clients choose the best cloud options.
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
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”?
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.
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CompTIA Names New Partner Advisory Council Members
Executives from 20 of the leading companies in the information technology (IT) industry channel have been named to the CompTIA Partner Advisory Council for 2015-16, the IT industry association announced recently.
CompTIA’s Nancy Hammervik Named A Top Influencer Within The It Channel
CompTIA recently announced its Senior Vice President of Industry Relations Nancy Hammervik is one of the industry’s “Top 50 Channel Influencers.” Presented by Penton Technology Group and The VAR Guy, the global list identifies the top experts from all corners of the channel and celebrates their growing influence and continued contributions to the IT channel’s health and prosperity.
CompTIA Announces The Formation Of The New And Emerging Technologies Committee
CompTIA launches the New and Emerging Technologies (NET) Committee to address the impacts of social media, big data and data analytics, cloud, mobility, and the Internet of Things.
Adam Alter To Deliver Keynote Address At CompTIA ChannelCon
CompTIA recently announced Professor Adam Alter will keynote ChannelCon 2015, the premier networking and training event for today’s leading and emerging IT vendors, distributors and channel partners.
National Small Business Week: 10 Tech Tidbits From IT Industry Association CompTIA
As small businesses across the country mark National Small Business Week May 4-8, CompTIA, the IT industry association, offered some perspective on the evolving relationship between small business and technology.