Category Archives for "Network+"

Is the CompTIA Network+ Worth It? Benefits, Cost, Comparison

This article is about the Network+ certification and it’s benefits and drawbacks. For information on the CompTIA Security+, see our article here. To see our list of recommended resources for the Network+, go here. The Network+ certification is one of the most prominent introductory level certifications available, and one of the most popular that CompTIA […]

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Are CompTIA Certifications Worth It? The Complete Review

We’ve talked about CompTIA certifications like the Security+ and CySA+ in many articles before, but in the article, I want to address the larger question of whether CompTIA certifications, in general, are worth the time, effort, and money that it takes to earn them. So, are CompTIA certifications worth it?  CompTIA certifications are beneficial for […]

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5 Crucial Reasons to Take the Security+ Before Network+

This article compares the CompTIA Security+ and CompTIA Network+ certifications, and outlines which you should consider taking first. If you need information on the best study resources for the Security+ or the Network+, you can see our guides here. To see our advice on how to pass the Security+, check out our article here. A […]

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Our Recommended Resources for the CompTIA Network+

These are the resources we recommend to prepare for and pass the CompTIA Network+ certification. Be sure to also work through a sufficient number of practice exam questions and build plenty of hands-on experience when preparing for the Network+ exam. Recommended Resource #1: Todd Lammle’s CompTIA Network+ Deluxe Study Guide Todd writes some pretty good […]

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Should I Take the Network+ or CCNA?

A question that has come up a good bit recently is whether someone should pursue the CompTIA Network+ or focus their efforts on earning the Cisco CCNA certification. Both certifications certainly have their value and are a great addition to the resume, but if you’re short on time and have decided that you’re only going […]

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Should I take the CompTIA A+ before Network+?

The three primary entry level CompTIA certifications are the A+, Network+ and Security+, and because so many people start their careers focusing on one or more of these certifications, the question often comes up about which certification to take first and which of these you really need for your career. Should you take the CompTIA […]

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5 Best Cybersecurity Certifications for Beginners

A lot of my students ask me which certifications they should take as they prepare to enter the field of cybersecurity. There are certainly a lot of certification options available, which can make this decision confusing to say the least.  Because this is a such a common question, let’s take a look at the best […]

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