CompTIA ChannelCon 2013 Program Expanded

IT channel power panels, how-to sessions highlight conference agenda DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., May 22, 2013 — /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — CompTIA, the non-profit association for the information technology (IT) industry, today unveiled new additions to the conference agenda for ChannelCon 2013, the IT channel’s premier annual partnering and training event. Registration is …

DOD accepts CompTIA’s Advanced Security Practitioner certification

CASP is ‘toughest technical test’ in network security from CompTIA The Department of Defense (DOD) has begun including the security certification known as “CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner” (CASP) in its accepted roster of industry-based security exams to prove technical skills, the trade group says. CompTIA came up with CASP last …

iPhone 6 rumor rollup for the week ending May 24

iPhone 6 rumor rollup for the week ending May 24 iPhone delays derail 4G rollouts, flexible Gorillas, rainbow phone One of the iOSphere’s enduring myths is that one or another component or production screwup has repeatedly delayed most iPhones, including the iPhone 5S or 6 or whatever. The latest iteration …

What’s next for Ethernet?

400G in the short-term; longer-term, expect Petabit Ethernet in 40 years Internet traffic will quadruple in five years and the number of mobile Internet connections will exceed the world’s population by 2017, according to Cisco research. The number of Internet users will be a quarter billion greater this year than …

The 7 elements of a successful security awareness program

The 7 elements of a successful security awareness program When we were asked to keynote a recent CSO event, it was a pleasant surprise that the top concern of the CSOs was “security culture.” From performing many security assessments and penetration tests, it is sadly obvious that even the best …

Brocade unleashes a data center barrage

New and enhanced hardware and software designed to tightly couple the physical with the virtual Brocade this week extended its data center networking portfolio with hardware and software enhancements designed to better integrate and align physical and virtual resources. For virtual networking, Brocade rolled out the vRouter virtual router, obtained …