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Configure and Use BIOS/UEFI Tools
By Mark Edward Soper
Nov 19, 2016

In this sample chapter from CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 Cert Guide, 4th Edition, author Mark Edward Soper covers; Introduction to BIOS/UEFI, explaining the motherboard’s firmware, known as the BIOS or UEFI. BIOS/UEFI Configuration which demonstrates how to access the BIOS and modify settings; for example, RAM, processor, and video settings. Flash Upgrade BIOS/UEFI where you’ll learn how to upgrade the BIOS through a process known as flashing and Using BIOS/UEFI Diagnostics where you’ll learn about diagnostic features built into many BIOS/UEFI chips.

Identity and Access Management
By Michael Gregg
Nov 19, 2016

In this chapter from CISSP Practice Questions Exam Cram, 4th Edition , author Michael Gregg offers practice questions and answers for the CISSP Exam.

RAM Types and Features
By Mark Edward Soper
Nov 19, 2016

In this sample chapter from, CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 Cert Guide, Academic Edition, author Mark Edward Soper explains RAM types and features including Memory Upgrade Considerations, SO-DIMM vs DIMM, RAM Configurations, Single-Sided vs Double-Sided, RAM Compatibility, and Installing Memory.

VXLAN, NSX Controllers, and NSX Preparation
By Elver Sena Sosa
Nov 18, 2016

Elver Sena Sosa introduces VXLAN, one of the control planes of NSX, NSX Controllers, and how to prepare the vSphere environment for NSX.

Exam Profile: CompTIA A+ 220-901 & 220-902
By David L. Prowse
Jun 15, 2016
This article profiles the CompTIA A+ exams (220-901 & 220-902), which test competency in comprehensive vendor-neutral PC hardware and peripherals, mobile device hardware, networking and troubleshooting hardware and network connectivity issues, installing and configuring operating systems including Windows, iOS, Android, Apple OS X and Linux, security, cloud computing fundamentals, operational procedures and communication skills. It describes question forms, trouble spots, hints for exam preparation, and recommendations for additional study resources.
VM Storage Policies on VSAN
By Cormac Hogan, Duncan Epping
Jun 15, 2016

VMware architects explain the concept of storage policy-based management.

Exam Profile: Cisco 100-105 ICND1 v3.0
By Anthony Sequeira
May 27, 2016
This article provides an exam profile for the Cisco 100-105 ICND1 v3.0 exam for the CCENT and CCNA certifications. It describes question forms, trouble spots, hints for exam preparation, and recommendations for additional study resources. Find out here what you can expect to see on the exam, and how you can better prepare for it.
Exam Profile: Cisco 200-105 ICND2 v3.0
By Anthony Sequeira
May 27, 2016
This article provides an exam profile for the Cisco 200-105 ICND2 v3.0 exam for the CCNA certification. It describes question forms, trouble spots, hints for exam preparation, and recommendations for additional study resources.
Exam Profile: Cisco 200-125 CCNA v3.0
By Anthony Sequeira
May 27, 2016
This article provides an exam profile for the Cisco 200-125 CCNA v3.0 exam for the CCNA certification. It describes question forms, trouble spots, hints for exam preparation, and recommendations for additional study resources.
Ranking Certifications (2016 Edition)
By Ed Tittel, Mary Kyle
Apr 25, 2016
Employers look for and seek out certified IT professionals, but generally prefer candidates who possess both college degrees and specific certification credentials. Aspiring or active IT professionals can benefit from an informed evaluation of certifications in terms of the time commitment, cost, and other factors involved in earning such a credential vis-a-vis the ultimate financial or career advancement that such an investment can return. In this article, Ed Tittel and Mary Kyle look at one method for rating and ranking IT certifications.
Designing and Deploying Cisco Unified IM and Presence
By Chris Olsen
Feb 25, 2016
This chapter describes the Cisco Unified Communications IM and Presence (IM&P) architecture and design.
Securing Cisco Device Management
By Sean Wilkins
Feb 23, 2016
Sean Wilkins, co-author of CCNA Routing and Switching 200-120 Network Simulator, Academic Edition, discusses available solutions for addressing basic security concerns of Cisco network devices, including important protocols that every security approach should implement.
WAN Technologies
By Allan Johnson
Feb 21, 2016
Learn the characteristics and benefits of various WAN technologies.
SPHR Exam Prep: Workforce Planning and Employment
By Cathy Winterfield
Feb 19, 2016
An organization’s overall success will be determined to a significant degree by its ability to have the right people, with the right skills, in the right places, at the right times. Although this statement sounds somewhat straightforward, let’s take a closer look at what it actually means.
What's New and What's Changed in the CompTIA A+ 220-902 Exam
By Timothy L. Warner
Feb 18, 2016
Concluding his two-part series on updates to the CompTIA A+ exams, long-time A+ certified professional Timothy Warner points out what you can expect from the new 220-902 exam.
What's New and What's Changed in the CompTIA A+ 220-901 Exam
By Timothy L. Warner
Feb 17, 2016
Timothy Warner, a CompTIA A+ certified professional for over a decade, has seen a lot of changes in the A+ exams over the years. Tune in to learn how CompTIA has improved on its 220-801 exam, giving the new 220-901 replacement a sharper focus on the breadth of today's computing technology.
Video: OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I (1Z0 808): A Course Introduction
By Simon Roberts
Feb 12, 2016
In this excerpt from OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I (1Z0-808) Complete Video Course, Simon Roberts introduces his video course for Oracle Certified Associate, Java SD 8 Programmer Exam (1Z0-808), including a list of covered topics.
Networking Essentials: Interconnecting the LANs
By Jeffrey S. Beasley, Piyasat Nilkaew
Feb 11, 2016
The utility of LANs led to the desire to connect two (or more) networks together. This chapter from Networking Essentials: A CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Textbook, 4th Edition introduces the concepts and issues behind interconnecting LANs.
Video: OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I (1Z0-808): Changing Times and Dates
By Simon Roberts
Feb 10, 2016
In this excerpt from OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I (1Z0-808) Complete Video Course, Simon Roberts takes a look at some of the ways you can change dates and times in Java SE 8.
DHCP Snooping: Basic Concepts and Configuration
By Mason Harris
Feb 9, 2016
Mason Harris, CCIE #5916 and co-author of CCNA Security 210-260 Complete Video Course, provides a streamlined introduction to DHCP snooping, a barrier to denial-of-service and man-in-the-middle attacks on organizational networks.

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