New Intel solid-state drive lineup features 20nm flash memory

Smaller manufacturing process means better energy efficiency, faster access speeds Intel’s new 335 series solid-state drives, which were announced Tuesday morning, feature improved performance, lower power consumption and, the company says, better bang for your buck. The 20nm flash memory process is the smallest on the market, according to Intel, …

CompTIA A+ 220-701 Practice Exam

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A USB Hard Drive That Asks For Your PIN Before Allowing Access

Here’s a hard drive that comes with a secure PIN (personal identification number) access that bars anyone who’s not authorised. Taking hard drives along for storage and portability needs has become a necessity these days. But security is still an unaddressed issue, in case the hard drive lands in the …

CompTIA Lifetime Certification Change Creates Controversy

CompTIA faces backlash from technology certification holders after informing those with supposedly lifetime A+, Network+ and Security+ certifications that they would have to retroactively pay for renewals. CompTIA has since retracted the changes for anyone who receives one of those certifications in 2010, but come 2011 the renewal process will …

How to Get Your Arms Around Big Data

How to Get Your Arms Around Big Data As solution providers’ customers increasingly employ business intelligence tools, dealing with “big data” is becoming a greater challenge. It’s an ideal opportunity for solution providers, as many business execs are unfamiliar with mining this type of information. In fact, a recent CompTIA …

Big Data Sales Opportunities for Partners Getting Bigger

For channel partners moving into big data, not only are you right about the sales opportunities, you’re very right, according to a recent CompTIA research study of 935 IT and business executives. Nearly two in three of the study’s participants (as in customer prospects) are unfamiliar with the Big Data …