Category Archives for "Certifications"

Is the CompTIA Security+ Worth It?

With any cyber security certification, people will inevitably ask if the certification is worth the time and effort needed to pass the test.  The CompTIA Security+ certification has certainly gained a lot of popularity, so many potential test takers have been asking if the Security+ is worth the effort. So, is the CompTIA Security+ worth […]

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Should I Get the CompTIA Network+?

The Network+ certification is one of the most prominent introductory level certifications available, and one of the most popular that CompTIA offers.  As with any certification, people often wonder if they should spend the money and time needed to earn it. Let’s evaluate if the CompTIA Network+ is worth this investment for you.   Should […]

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How to Pass the Cisco CCENT Exam

I’ve had several people ask me about Cisco’s CCENT certification, and specifically how to best prepare to pass the exam.  Cisco’s approach to certification exams is of course different than CompTIA’s, or anyone else’s for that matter, so in this post I want to lay out the best plan for you to follow in order […]

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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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7 Reasons Why Cyber Certifications Are Worth It

This article is about the value of cybersecurity certifications. To see our list of recommended resources for preparing for certification exams, check out our listing here. If instead, you are looking for our list of the best certifications for beginners, you can see our article here. A lot of people question whether cybersecurity certifications are […]

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