Many Careers in Information Technology require that applicants hold specific computer certifications in addition to having practical experience. Most of these certification programs can be found either locally or online from most accredited colleges and universities.
The A Plus Certification demonstrates competency as a computer technician.
Cisco Certification entails topics from hardware, software, networking, broadband, voice, security and wireless communication.
CompTIA A+ demonstrates the ability to install, diagnose, configure, develop, preventive maintenance programs and networking tasks.
Home Technology Integrator (HTI+)
Home Technology Integrator (HTI+) specializes in installation and integration of automated home systems.
Linux+ tests the technician’s knowledge of Linux operating systems.
The Net+ demonstrates technical knowledge of Internet, Intranet, Extranet and e-commerce.
Network+ measures proficiency in network hardware, installation and troubleshooting.
Oracle Certification demonstrates expertise in the latest protocols of Oracle software and networking.
Project+ demonstrates the ability to manage projects.
Security+ handles computer security issues.
Server+ entails specific hardware and operating systems.
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