Last week, CompTIA announced the retirement of the TechAmerica name, opting for a unified brand for advocacy efforts. CompTIA, which acquired TechAmerica in May 2014, plans to build on the accomplishments of the association’s local, state, federal, and international advocacy efforts under the CompTIA name.
CompTIA: Companies Devote More Resources To IT Spend, Hiring
As information technology solutions become increasingly important for determining the success of businesses, companies are devoting more and more resources to IT spending and hiring, according to a study by CompTIA, the IT industry association.
CompTIA Now Accepting Nominations For 2015 ChannelChangers
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.
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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Entrepreneurs Will Enter The Dragons’ Den At CompTIA ChannelCon 2015
A journey into the Dragons’ Den is among the latest programming highlights revealed today for CompTIA ChannelCon 2015, the premier training and partnering event for the IT channel produced annually by CompTIA, the IT industry trade association.
CompTIA Unified Brand For Advocacy Efforts
CompTIA, the IT industry trade association, said recently it is evolving and expanding its engagement in public advocacy to advance policies that drive innovation and growth in the digital economy.
CompTIA Applauds House Passage Of Permanent Extension Of Internet Tax Freedom Act
CompTIA, the Computing Technology Industry Association, applauds the efforts of the U.S.
Customer Awareness And Adoption Of Managed Services Trending Upward, New CompTIA Research Reveals
Organizations are growing more knowledgeable and comfortable with the concept of managed services and are making more use of the option for their information technology (IT) needs, according to new research released recently by CompTIA, the IT industry trade association.
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.