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Introducing Video Exam Profiles!

Hey there. You are doubtless familiar with Pearson IT Certification’s exam profile article series; in case you are not, these brief essays provide you with the core “need to know” facts concerning a single IT certification exam. The good news I have to bring to you today is that Pearson IT Certification just released the first 4 of 20 video-based exam profiles!

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Book Announcement: vSphere 4.1 HA and DRS Deepdive

Hey everyone. I just wanted to announce what will doubtless become a landmark text for VMware professionals: vSphere 4.1 – HA and DRS Deepdive, by Duncan Epping and Frank Denneman.

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Pearson IT Certification Webcast: CCNP TSHOOT with Kevin Wallace

Hey, everyone. I wanted to make you aware of an excellent opportunity for Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) candidates to bounce questions off of Kevin Wallace, CCIE, author of our best-selling CCNP TSHOOT Official Certification Guide and the Network Troubleshooting Video Mentor.

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Introduction to the SOASchool.com Self-Study Kits

The SOA Certified Professional (SOACP) program from SOASchool.com is a de facto industry accreditation program dedicated to service-oriented architecture (SOA) and service technology platforms, such as cloud computing, REST, Web services, and so on. This is an international program with a network of training partners and thousands of certified professionals around the world. Exams are available world-wide via Prometric testing centers.

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CompTIA Exams Will Have an Expiration Date!

Hey everyone—big news on the CompTIA certification front: as of January 11, 2011, the CompTIA A+, Network+, and Security+ certifications will have a three (3) year lifetime!

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By Timothy L. WarnerJuly 14, 2010
Topics: Browse by Cert, CompTIA

Shon Harris Guest Post: "Risk Management Mess"

Hey there! We have something special for you today. Information security guru Shon Harris, a featured Pearson author, has the following to say with regard to risk management. Enjoy!

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How Closely Do Our Cisco Press CCNP Official Certification Guides Map to the Live Exams?

Hi there. You may remember my recent blog post that outlined the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) exam refresh that went into effect on January 25, 2010. In this essay I want to set your minds at ease with regard to how closely our Cisco Press Official Certification Guides (OCGs) map to Cisco’s published objectives for the ROUTE, SWITCH, and TSHOOT exams.

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The Google Qualified Developer Program

Have you embraced cloud computing and development as a career specialization? Do you have experience and expertise with the Google application programming interfaces (APIs) such as Gadget ads, JavaScript Maps, KML, Geo 3D, or Ajax Search?? If so, then you may want to consider going after the Google Qualified Developer certification.

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By Timothy L. WarnerFebruary 19, 2010
Topics: Other IT Certifications

About the Cisco CCNP Certification Refresh

On January 25, 2010 Cisco made a significant announcement concerning their middle-tier Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification track. In this blog post I intend to give you the facts of this situation in the most compact manner possible.

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Just the Facts: How to Earn the ITIL V3 Foundation Certificate

In this post I will cut through the often-annoying process of parsing IT certification vendors’ Web sites to glean information on your desired certification program. Today’s subject: the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) V3 Foundation certificate.

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By Timothy L. WarnerJanuary 20, 2010
Topics: ITIL, Other IT Certifications

Would You Buy a Book on How to Screen IT Job Candidates?

Hi there. Although this post is aimed primarily at IT recruiters, human resource personnel, and IT hiring managers, I believe that job candidates can also obtain helpful information from this post as well as provide valuable feedback for our subject at hand.

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By Timothy L. WarnerJanuary 20, 2010
Topics: Other IT Certifications

How to Become a VMware Certified Professional (VCP) on vSphere 4

Back in May 2008 I wrote a blog post entitled “On Becoming a VMware Certified Professional” that garnered a large following and generated much feedback. This tells me that I am not the only person who found the organization of the VCP certification program…er…more than a trifle confusing. In rechecking the VMware Education Services Web site today I was pleased to see a more coherently laid-out program. Let’s take a look at VCP4 certification, shall we?

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By Timothy L. WarnerJanuary 20, 2010
Topics: Other IT Certifications, VCP

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