Salary Survey Extra: A rocket ship to the stars

Space tourism is a nut that billionaires have been attempting to crack for decades, but the 21st-century space race got heated last summer as long-locked Virgin Group CEO Richard Branson and baldheaded ...

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Test your knowledge of Nmap topics

The most popular vulnerability scanner and information-gathering networking tool in the cybersecurity realm is arguably Nmap, the network mapper. Open source, free, and command-line based ...

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Are cookies about to crumble? Change is coming to online tracking

Over the holiday season, I indulged in a lot of treats. My favorite? A chocolate chip cookie — well, let’s be honest, I love all cookies. What does this have to do with a technology article? Have ...

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Salary Survey Extra: Deep Focus on CompTIA PenTest+

In the summer of 2018, tech industry association CompTIA expanded the cybersecurity section of its widely respected portfolio of professional IT credentials by adding a certification for penetration ...

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Salary Survey Extra: Do women or men have higher IT salaries?

Sometime around A.D. 60, the warrior queen Boudica led an uprising against the Roman conquerors who had recently occupied the constituent realms of present-day England and Wales. The events ...

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Get a promotion at your IT job

There was a time, in the only somewhat distant past, that you could sit at a job until retirement — climbing the corporate ladder was not only NOT necessary, but the raises and salary ...

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Make yourself an effective IT certification mentor

In the October 2021 issue of Certification Magazine, we took a look at mentoring programs and how they can be helpful for IT workers who need assistance in their pursuit of IT certifications ...

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Salary Survey Extra: Deep Focus on AXELOS ITIL Foundation

The British have given the world a lot of good things, including the sandwich, tea and crumpets, Queen Elizabeth II, and the Information Technology Infrastructure Library, also known as ITIL. Developed ...

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Salary Survey Extra: The new old sugar-free Coca-Cola

Lots of things in food and beverage culture have a habit of disappearing from the market, only to triumphantly reappear later on. Fast food restaurants play this game all the time: McDonald's ...

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Job Profile: Become a technical writer

You love to write — but the gravity of your technical skills seems keeps pulling you, inevitably, back to grind of solving tickets, building networks, installing systems, coding applications ...

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