Coming together on convergence

CompTIA working on developing a vendor-neutral convergence certification In another sign that IP telephony is becoming mainstream, the Computing Technology Industry Association is developing a convergence certification to validate professionals’ skills and capabilities using this technology. CompTIA, a trade association known for developing vendor-neutral certifications such as A+, Network+ and …

CompTIA A+ Certification Training

CompTIA A+ certification is an entry-level credential covering key topics relevant to information technology support. The vendor-neutral curriculum covers fundamental skills in computer systems installation and management, making it a versatile credential for IT administrators, field service technicians and support personnel. An estimated 800,000 IT technicians have earned A+ certification …

Rackspace enhances private cloud offering

Rackspace releases updated version of its OpenStack-powered private cloud platform The company today updated its OpenStack-powered private cloud framework, which customers can download for free to spin up private clouds analogous to Rackspace’s public cloud in their own data centers behind their own firewalls. Since August Rackspace has offered a …