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Switching to a DevSecOps model in software development offers many benefits, but combining security and DevOps takes knowledge, forethought and planning.
This guide to IT operations analytics tools explains how ITOA works so networking pros can determine the most important features and assess vendor offerings.
Mobility has taken IT by storm, forcing management to rethink everything from big-picture infrastructure design to the details of integration among wired and wireless networks. And of course, mobile certifications are following suit.
Owing to software-defined data center technologies, many of today's data center certifications require additional skills, including virtualization and cloud computing. Other trends affecting this space include big data, the Internet of Things, network virtualization and more. Here are some of the very best options for data center certifications for 2017.
EC-Council offers some of the best-known ethical hacking and penetration testing certifications. This guide will help you get started with EC-Council's popular CEH and LPT credentials as well as other information security certs and career paths.
Savvy, talented and knowledgeable database professionals are always in demand. Here are some of the best certifications for DBAs, database developers and anyone else working with databases.
Spending your certification dollars on a mobile app development certification could be a very smart move.
Computer forensics is a challenging IT discipline and experienced and certified professionals are in high demand. Yet computer forensics certs remain something of a wild frontier. From two dozen available credentials, we list the five best options for 2017.
Some employees might use old PCs that could use replacing. But if a hardware refresh isn't in your budget, there are some steps you can take to lengthen laptop and desktop lifespans.
Hardware and software that live past their end-of-life dates pose serious risks to organizations. Find out which assets you should update, upgrade or replace ASAP.
In "Unify to Simplify: One Management Tool for All Devices" e-Handbook
IT administrators used to have separate tools to manage PCs and mobile devices. Today, there are tools that handle nearly all types of clients, although some do it better than others.
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Encryption is a difficult concept to grasp, but it's a necessary part of protecting your business's sensitive data. At a basic level, encryption is the process of scrambling text (called ciphertext) to render it unreadable to unauthorized users. You can encrypt individual files, folders, volumes or entire disks within a computer, as well as USB flash drives and files stored in the cloud.
If cutting-edge data center and cloud optimization technology is your thing, take a look at what F5 Networks has to offer.
The history of technology is dotted with significant steps forward, and convergence is one of them.
If you're ready to advance your IT career to the next level, here are some tips on transitioning from a technical role to the management side of IT.