CAREERS & CERTIFICATIONS

EXPERT ANALYSIS


15 Top Companies for IT Job Postings

CYNTHIA HARVEY News
  • You might be surprised by how few of the top tech employers are in the technology industry.
    By CYNTHIA HARVEY , 12/10/2018

How an Economist Became a Business Architect

CYNTHIA HARVEY News
  • A twenty-year networking and IT veteran discusses where the industry is headed and offers advice on how to get started in a technology career.
    By CYNTHIA HARVEY , 8/31/2018

How IT Pros Can Bridge the IT-Business Gap

Leon Adato Commentary
  • By embracing a different mindset and changing their language, IT teams can better communicate with the business and finally overcome a long-standing division.
    By Leon Adato , 8/24/2018

Network Architect Jobs Evolve

John Edwards News
  • Technology upheaval is challenging current network architects while opening new job opportunities for newcomers. 
    By John Edwards , 8/22/2018

6 DevOps Books for IT Professionals

CYNTHIA HARVEY Slideshow
  • If you’re an IT infrastructure professional, chances are good that your organization has already adopted DevOps or will do so soon. These DevOps books can help you get up to speed.
    By CYNTHIA HARVEY , 8/07/2018

Using SDKs to Manage Infrastructure as Code

Brett Johnson Commentary
  • Learn what an SDK is and how it can help you write scripts for infrastructure management.
    By Brett Johnson , 8/01/2018

7 IT Infrastructure Certifications Gaining Value

CYNTHIA HARVEY Slideshow
  • Certifications from Cisco, Dell EMC, Juniper, NetApp, and other vendors experienced market value increases of 10% or more, according to Foote Partners
    By CYNTHIA HARVEY , 7/17/2018

8 Hot IT Infrastructure Job Roles

CYNTHIA HARVEY Slideshow
  • These positions are in high demand and will be strategically significant to companies’ digital transformation efforts, according to IDC/Cisco report.
    By CYNTHIA HARVEY , 6/25/2018

10 Key Interview Questions for Network Administrators

Andrew Froehlich Slideshow
  • Getting ready for your first network admin interview? Here are technical questions to expect, along with the answers.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 6/18/2018

Dispelling the Myth of Ageism in IT

Network Computing Editors Commentary
  • In this video, network architect and author Denise Donohue explains that contrary to common perceptions, older people can thrive in IT.
    By Network Computing Editors , 6/07/2018

5 Storage Administrator Survival Tips

Jim O'Reilly Slideshow
  • With cloud and automation upending traditional data storage management, how does a storage admin remain relevant? Here are some ideas.
    By Jim O'Reilly , 5/15/2018

CCNA Routing and Switching Vs. CCNAX

Alex Bennett Commentary
  • The CCNAX is an alternative path to achieving the CCNA, but it's a rigorous one. Here's how to decide which path is right for you.
    By Alex Bennett , 5/11/2018

Advancing Your Computer Networking Career: 10 Tips

Andrew Froehlich Slideshow
  • Looking to move ahead in your networking job? Here are some ideas to jump-start your IT career in the field of networking.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 5/09/2018

Tech Skills Employers Want Now: More Than Development

CYNTHIA HARVEY News
  • Employers most often list development skills in job postings, but when they search for resumes, they frequently look for infrastructure management capabilities.
    By CYNTHIA HARVEY , 5/07/2018

Networking Pros: Get Out of Your Comfort Zone

Marcia Savage News
  • Surviving tumultuous times in enterprise IT means networking pros need to focus on learning new skills and participating in the community, panelists at Interop ITX said.
    By Marcia Savage , 5/03/2018

Showtime for Interop ITX 2018

James Connolly News
  • Stay tuned for our coverage of evolving technology concepts and IT leadership issues and opportunities throughout next week's Interop ITX conference.
    By James Connolly , 4/27/2018

IT Operations and the Cloud Skills Gap

Lori MacVittie Commentary
  • Enterprises jeopardize their automation efforts if they don't invest in developing their network and security teams' cloud skills.
    By Lori MacVittie , 3/20/2018

9 Reasons to Be Extra Excited About Interop ITX 2018

Interop Content Team Slideshow
  • From DevOps certification and hands-on sessions to a bowling party, there is a lot of new and fun stuff to enjoy at this year's conference in Las Vegas.
    By Interop Content Team , 3/19/2018

Networking Career: Taking the Road Less Traveled

Lori MacVittie Commentary
  • The traditional certification route for NetOps is giving way to automation and coding skills.
    By Lori MacVittie , 2/23/2018

Companies Overlook Soft Skills Development for IT Pros

Network Computing Editors News