COMPTIA

COMPTIA

CompTIA certifications is one of the most essential ways for IT professionals to advance their competitiveness in the IT industry. CompTIA certification training courses are known throughout the IT world as one of the best ways to launch a career in the information technology sector. Trainees in CompTIA will acquire critical skills like networking, UNIX, imaging, mobile computing, and multimedia arenas, among others.

Courses

Server+

Server+ certification focuses on server-specific hardware and operating systems, and certifies technical knowledge in areas such as RAID, SCSI, and multiple CPUs, as well as capabilities with server issues, including disaster recovery. It is an international, vendor-neutral certification for individuals with 18-24 months of experience with Industry Standard Server Architecture (ISSA) technology.

Prerequisite:

It is recommended that server+ trainee has A+ Certification

Linux+

Linux+ is a certification of knowledge of Linux operating systems, from their installation and use to the basics of applicable free software and open source licenses.

Examination:

The Linux+ exam is intended for information technology professionals who have between six to twelve months of practical experience using Linux. The exam is broken down into several areas of Linux expertise: installation, management, configuration, security, documentation, and hardware.

Project+

Project+ is a globally recognized project management certification that provides validation of fundamental project management skills. This certification validates the experts knowledge in project management.
Curriculum covers the entire project life cycle from initiation and planning through execution, acceptance, support and closure.
Examination is 90 minutes in duration and consists of 100 questions with a passing score of 710 out of 900.

Network+

Network+ certification provides necessary skills to function efficiently as a network technician. Trainees will be equipped with skills in the areas of network hardware, installation, and troubleshooting. Network+ prepares the IT professional the opportunity to continue to Microsoft certifications and Cisco certifications.

Security+

Security+ certification focuses on computer security. It equips the would be experts with skills to deal with cryptography and access control and other business-related topics such as disaster recovery and risk management.

Prerequisites:

Knowledge and experience in managing Windows/Linux systems is required.
Good Understanding of TCP/IP is required.

CASP (CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner):

The CASP certification is intended to follow CompTIA Security+. CASP trainees will be trained to acquire technical knowledge and skills required to conceptualize, design, and engineer secure solutions across complex enterprise environments.

Prerequisites:

It is recommended that the trainee is an IT security professional with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in IT administration.
Experience in hands-on technical security is an added advantage.
The trainee should be certified in the following courses: CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ or CompTIA Server+

Storage+

Storage+ focuses on the skills needed to configure basic networks, such as, archive, backup, and restoration technologies.

Prerequisites:

Ability to understand the fundamentals of business continuity,
Ability to handle application workload, system integration, and storage/system administration, while performing basic troubleshooting on connectivity issues and referencing documentation.
12 months of hands-on technical storage experience; CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ or CompTIA Server+