Candidates for this exam are seeking to prove introductory knowledge of and skills with databases, including relational databases, such as Microsoft SQL Server. It is recommended that candidates be familiar with the concepts of and have hands-on experience with the technologies described here, either by taking relevant training courses or by working with tutorials and samples available on MSDN and in Microsoft Visual Studio. Although minimal hands-on experience with the technologies is recommended, job experience is not assumed for these exams.
The Sophos Certified Administrator courses are for customer/end users. - The Sophos Certified Administrator – Sophos (XG/XGS) Firewall is for customers using Sophos Firewall (Hardware/Software/Virtual/Cloud)
- The Sophos Certified Administrator – Sophos Central Endpoint and Server Protection is customers using Sophos Endpoint Protection (Central Intercept X Essentials/Central Intercept X Advanced/Central Intercept X Advanced with XDR/Central Intercept X Advanced with XDR and MTR) and/or Server Protection (Central Intercept X Essentials for Server/Central Intercept X Advanced for Server /Central Intercept X Advanced with XDR for Server /Central Intercept X Advanced with XDR and MTR for Server)
CompTIA A+ certified professionals are proven problem solvers. They support today’s core technologies from security to cloud to data management and more. CompTIA A+ is the industry standard for launching IT careers into today’s digital world. The only credential with performance-based items to prove pros can think on their feet to perform critical IT support tasks in the moment Trusted by employers around the world to identify the go-to person in end point management & technical support roles Regularly re-invented by IT experts to ensure that it validates core skills and abilities demanded in the workplace The CompTIA A+ Core Series requires candidates to pass two exams: Core 1 (220-1001) and Core 2 (220-1002) covering the following new content: Demonstrate baseline security skills for IT support professionals Configure device operating systems, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Chrome OS, Android and iOS and administer client-based as well as cloud-based (SaaS) software Troubleshoot and problem solve core service and support challenges while applying best practices for documentation, change management, and scripting Support basic IT infrastructure and networking Configure and support PC, mobile and IoT device hardware Implement basic data backup and recovery methods and apply data storage and management best practices
CompTIA Network+ validates the technical skills needed to securely establish, maintain and troubleshoot the essential networks that businesses rely on. Unlike other vendor-specific networking certifications, CompTIA Network+ prepares candidates to support networks on any platform. CompTIA Network+ is the only certification that covers the specific skills that network professionals need. Other certifications are so broad, they don’t cover the hands-on skills and precise knowledge needed in today’s networking environments. CompTIA Network+ features flexible training options including self-paced learning, live online training, custom training and labs to advance the career development of IT professionals in network administration. The new CompTIA Network+ N10-008 will be available 9/15. CompTIA Network+ N10-007 (English language version) will retire June 2022.
Why is it different? CompTIA ITF+ helps professionals to decide if a career in IT is right for them or to develop a broader understanding of IT. ITF+ is the only pre-career certification that helps students or career changers determine if they have a competency for information technology and if it is the right career path for them. ITF+ is the only single certification that covers all areas of IT foundations, creating a broader understanding of IT making it ideal for non-technical professionals. ITF+ establishes an IT education framework for students in secondary and post-secondary settings. About the exam The CompTIA IT Fundamentals exam focuses on the essential IT skills and knowledge needed to perform tasks commonly performed by advanced end-users and entry-level IT professionals alike, including: Using features and functions of common operating systems and establishing network connectivity Identifying common software applications and their purpose Using security and web browsing best practices This exam is intended for candidates who are advanced end users and/or are considering a career in IT. The exam is also a good fit for individuals interested in pursuing professional-level certifications, such as A+.