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20 Free PMP Practice Questions
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20 PMP Practice Questions
20 free practice questions for the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam. No registration, no downloads, just good questions provided by Whizlabs.
Cisco CCNA Practice Test Test
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PMP Practice Test Answers
Answers to the 20-question PMP practice test.
How to Prepare to Pass the CCNA Exam (Tech...
Passing the Cisco Certified Network Associate exam can be a significant challenge. Here are some tips to successfully navigate the CCNA examination.
Wondering if You Should Become a Microsoft...
Frequently asked questions about the Microsoft Certified Professional technical certification
Free CCNA Practice Test
Written by the experts at Whizlabs, test your skills on this free, 20-question CCNA Practice Test for the 640-801 exam.
Free MCSE Practice Test
Written by the experts at Whizlabs, test your skills on this free, 20-question MCSE Practice Test for the 70-290 exam.
Wondering if You Should Get A+ Certified? Read...
CompTIA's A+ Certification is Worthwhile -- for the Right Candidate
Which Security Certification Should You Study...
Pick the right security certification -- choose the proper security certification to meet your career objectives
MCDST 70-271 Practice Test from uCertify.com
Find out if you are ready for your exam with 15 free practice questions for the MCDST 70-217 exam, written by the experts at uCertify.com
Quality Assurance and Software Testing...
Take a look at certifications available for Quality Assurance and Software Testing professionals. Whether you use a specific software testing tool, or are looking for a CBK, there are certifications to fit your needs.
CCNP 642-811 Practice Test
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Top 6 Computer Networking Certifications
Looking to upgrade your skills with a certification in computer networking? Here are my top 5 picks for the best computer networking certifications.
Certification Training: Can You Afford It?
Decisions regarding certification training and which materials to buy can be tough. Get the scoop on the costs of different types of certification training, including books, videos, and classroom training.
Resume Keywords and Phrases
Are you stuck for a word to describe your astonishing career achievements? This list just might be what you are looking for with more than 75 words and phrases to make your resume sound great. Page 3.
PMP Practice Test Results
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Choosing A Microsoft Certification
What is your job description? What is your choosen career path? Based on your answers, find out what Microsoft Certification is right for you.
Understanding the the CompTIA Security+...
In this article, we break down the CompTIA Security+ certification, to help you understand and pass the Security+ exam.
The PMP® Certification
Find the resources on training and study, including practice questions for your PMP (Project Management Professional) certification.
Practice Test Central
Free practice tests for certification exams. Microsoft, Java, CIW, CompTIA, & Cisco.
How to Become a Cyber-Investigator
In the age of computers, the rate of computer crimes is constantly rising and with it, the need for experts in computer forensics. Do you have what it takes to be a cyber investigator? Find out what it takes to get a computer forensics certification.
Certification For Beginners
If you are new to the business of computer certification, find out what certifications are out there, why you should get certified, and how to go about attaining a certification.
Free Online Classes & Tutorials
Whether you are planning for certification or trying to expand your computer and programming skills, check out these good and free tutorials from around the About.com network.
Programming and Developer Certifications
Calling all programmers and developers! Are you certified? Do you want to be? Find out what certifications are out there for computer programmers.
Is the MCSE still the king of all Microsoft Certifications? This is a quick look at the MCSE versus the MCSA, MCSD and MCAD.
Cisco CCNA Practice Test
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Free MCSD Practice Exam
Written by the experts at Whizlabs, test your skills on this free, 16-question MCSD Practice Test for the 70-315 exam.
Which IT Certification Offers the Most...
There are lots of articles out there that talk about different certifications. But relatively few seem to ask, how valuable are those certifications when compared to the cost of obtaining them, and the of that certification in the IT marketplace. This articles asks the question
Cisco CCNA Practice Test
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Dell Certifications
Would you like to be a part of the sucess of Dell Computers? Find out what certifications are offered by Dell. Page 2.
Cisco CCNP Practice Test
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Top 5 Certifications for Freelancers and...
If you are ready to strike out on your own, or perhaps you are already out there, prove your skills to clients with these certifications for freelancers and consultants.
The Value of Apple Certification
Apple technical certification is little-known, but can be worthwhile in the right situation.
Benefits of the CompTIA A+ Certification
Getting certified as an A+ technician offers multiple benefits to you and the company you work for. From higher salary to personal satisfaction, learn the benefits of an Aplus certification.
Top 10 Certifications to Begin Your IT Career
Starting out in IT? Find out what certifications will help you begin your IT career. Here are the top 10 computer certifications that will hope you get started in IT.
Web Design Certifications
Whether you are a successful web designer, or are new at the game of web design, certification can help you succeed in this competitive field. Find out what certifications, from beginner to advanced, are available to help jump start your web design career.
How To Get a Microsoft Certification
Find out all of the steps involved in getting your Microsoft certification.
Whizlabs CCNA (640-801) Certification Exam...
Whizlabs Press Release: Whizlabs CCNA (640-801) Certification Exam Simulator Released. Page 2.
Security Certification Essentials
Considering a security certification? Get the facts you need to choose between CISSP, GSE, CCSP, and others. Details on the benefits, costs and rewards of security certifications.
Best Guide to becoming a 'VMware Certified...
Exploring VMware Certified Professional 5 certfification, including information and resources for passing the exam.
SCJP 1.4 - Free Sun Certification Practice Test
Free SCJP 1.4 Practice Exam for the Sun Certification. This free 29-question practice exam will prepare you for your SCJP 1.4 certification.
Top 8 Cisco Certification Books
What books will help you with your Cisco certification? Here are my top picks for CCNP, CCIE, CCSP, and CCNA study guides.
CCNA Exam Tips and Preparation
From guest author Jide Awe, here are some tips and prep hints for the CCNA 640-801.
Understanding the Certified Ethical Hacker
An in-depth look at the Certified Ethical Hacker Certification, including overviews of the certification and the exam process.
Certification Path Breakdown: The Red Hat...
Breaking down the steps required to successfully achieve the Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification.
MCSD Practice Test
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The Cisco Certified Network Associate Security...
Network security is a key ingredient in the IT security foundation of all enterprises. This article describes of the most popular foundation-level IT network security certifications in the IT industry, the Cisco Certified Network Associate Security certification.
Get Credit for Your Certification
Going back to school? Find out which universities, colleges, and technical schools are offering courses that will qualify you for a computer certification.
Understanding The New MCSE
A step-by-step breakdown of the new, cloud-focused set of MCSE certifications from Microsoft.
Whizlabs Launches Trial version for MCSE...
Whizlabs Press Release: Whizlabs Launches Trial version for MCSE (70-290) Certification Exam. Page 2.
Which Microsoft Certifications Are Most in...
A list of the Microsoft Technical Certifications that employers most often look for.
The Top 7 Certification Mistakes
The top technical certification mistakes to avoid.
Dell Computer Changes Name?
Would you like to be a part of the sucess of Dell Computers? Find out what certifications are offered by Dell.
A+ Practice Test Question 2
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How to Prepare for Your Certification Exam
How to Prepare for Your Certification Exam -- Prepare for your technical certification test with these quick tips
Certification Salary Survey Results
Results of the About.com Certification Salary Survey.
10 Things You Should Know About IT Training
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CCNA Practice Test
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10 Tips for Acing the CCSA Exam
Provided by Sean Walberg, author of CCSA Check Point Exam Cram 2, are 10 Tips for Acing the CCSA Exam. Find out what you need to do to pass.
The Lowdown on the CompTIA Network+ Certificati...
The Lowdown on the CompTIA Network+ Certification Exam. A personal insight into what Network+ will do for your career by the experts at ProProfs.
Eight Great Reasons to Develop Your Soft Skills
You are a technical guru and have the certifications to prove it, but are you a leader and can you communicate effectively? Soft skills are essential to your career. Guest author Jide Awe gives you Eight Great Reasons to Develop Your Soft Skills.
Description and requirements for the MOUS certification offered by Microsoft.
J2EE Test 484 Practice Test
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Online Graduate Programs for IT Professionals
For IT professionals who want to take their career to the next level, a graduate degree offers the next big step in their career. This article explores a number of online graduate programs, and provides links to additional resources on the subject of online graduate degrees.
Break Into IT
Discover what certifications will help you break into information technology with a focus on programming, security, networking, system administration, training, internet, e-commerce, and technical writing.
A+ Practice Test Question 3
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How to Recognize a Certification Braindump
Certification braindumps have certain characteristics in common. Here's how to spot one.
mcse MCSE Practice Test
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The Definitive Guide to A+ Certification
Possibly the most popular entry-level certification, the A+ certification demonstrates expert knowledge of IT technologies. Find out what books to read, where to find training, where the best practice tests are found, what you will earn, and how much it will cost to get your A+ Certification.
MySQL Certification
Find out more about MySQL certifications, what they are, how to get them, and what they cost.
Certification Practice Tests
Free practice tests from About.com Certification. Some practice tests are written by your Guide to Certification here at About.com, others are contributed by readers.
Top 6 A+ Certification Books
If you are on the road to your A+ certification, then come browse my top picks for books and study guides that will get you certified.
What Comes First: Certification or Experience?
What Comes First: Certification or Experience? Debating the pros and cons of certification vs. work experience.
SCNA Certification
Description and requirements for the SSCP certification offered by (ICS)2.
IT Trends
From guest author Jide Awe, comes another insightful article on the direction of certification in IT. Read about trends in security, networking, outsourcing and more.
What is a Certification 'Braindump'?
Some people use certification 'braindumps' to pass tests. This is a bad idea; find out why.
Building a Technology Resume
How do you include all of those certifications, languages, operating systems and other technology keywords in your resume? Learn how to create the technology section and get a list of more than 70 power words for your resume.
What’s the Hardest Certification Exam?
There is one that stands out among the others.
Top 10 Certification Websites
Here are the top ten picks for computer certification websites from your About Guide. These certification sites provide good information, news, practice questions, and sample tests. Check out my picks and then vote for your favorite cert site.
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mcsd MCSD Practice Test
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SCP certification
Description and requirements for the SCP security certification program.
Marketing Certifications
Not as well known as other major certifications, there are a couple of certs out there for marketing students and professionals.
Teaching Certification
Learn how to become a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) with this step-by-step guide.
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This is Not Your Father’s A+
CompTIA's A+ certification has been upgraded for the first time in three years. We explore the new credential.
How to be a Successful Technical Writer
What does it take to be a really good technical writer? Connecting with your audience is one crucial component. Get more good tips in this article by contributing author, Rahul Prabhakar.
The CCNA Resource Center
Information and links for the CCNA technical certification
Top 5 A+ Study Tools
From books to software, find out what products will help you on your path to an A+ certification.
A+ Essentials Description & Exam Objectives
In this free course for the A+ Essentials Exam you will learn what to expect on the exam, how to study for the exam, and will provide you with a study guide and practice test to see if you are ready for the A+ Essentials Exam.
Project Management Professional Resource Center
Information about, and resources for, the Project Management Professional certification
The CompTIA Network+ Resource Center
Everything you need to know about CompTIA's Network+ certification can be found here.
Practice Test of the Week
Anyone who is looking into a computer certification needs to find some good practice tests. Each week, I feature one free practice test for a certification program. From A+ to MCSE to Oracle, these are some of the best tests on the net.
How To Register For An Exam
Get the basics on how to register for your computer certification exams.
IT Training Boot Camps
Deciding to attend a certification boot camp is a huge step on the journey to getting a high level certification such as the CCIE. Boot camps are rigorous, exhausting, and usually worth the effort. In this article, guest Author Heinz Ulm tells you what to expect from, and how to succeed in an IT boot camp.
MeasureUp Online Exam Review
Product Review: MeasureUp offers a great way to practice for your certification exams. The interface is clean and easy to use and the pricing is reasonable.
Top 5 Oracle Certification Books
Top Picks for Oracle Certification Books from your Guide to Certification.
Top 4 Project Management Certification Books
Guide Top Picks for Project Management Certification Books. Read book reviews and compare prices.
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Cut the Cost of Certification
Getting certified doesn't have to be expensive. Here are some cost-saving tips
How To Choose a Tech Certification Study Course
How to choose a tech certification study course -- the different technical certification study courses, and their pros and cons.
A+ Practice Test Question 5
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Java SCEA Practice Exam
Free SCEA Practice Exam for the Sun Certification. This free 29-question practice exam will prepare you for your SCEA certification.
Description and requirements for the CCSE certification offered by Check Point.
Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Not Get Certified
Why should I get certified? That is a question I hear a log. So rather than answer the obvious, here are the top 5 reasons why you should NOT get certified
Top 10 Reasons to Get Tech Certified
Top 10 Reasons to Get Tech Certified -- top 10 ways certification can help you
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RSA Certification
Description and requirements for RSA certifications.
Top 6 Software-Based Certification Training...
How can you be sure you are prepared for your certification tests? Here is my list of the top providers of software-based practice exams for IT Certifications.
Are Vendor-Neutral Certs Worthwhile?
While the relative value of computer certifications can always be debated, the increasing number of vendor-neutral certifications, such as A+ and CIW, is causing people to reconsider what kind of certification is most valuable.
Top 10 Best Places to Start
For anyone new to the idea of a computer certification, this is the place to start. You will be introduced to the testing process, practice exams, training, software, and books that will help you get certified.
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Cisco Certification - Study Guides from Cisco...
If you are looking for a study guide for your Cisco Certification, check out these study guide excerpts from Cisco Press. Read an entire chapter for free and you'll decide to buy the whole book.
VCP 5 Study Guide: The basics of ESXi
The Vmware Certified Professional v5 (VCP5) certification is one of the hottest certifications in the IT industry today, due in large part to the sizeable (and still growing) presence of VMware in the enterprise. In this article, we examine one of the fundamental components of the VMware virtualization platform, the ESXi hypervisor.
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Cisco Certs Prove Their Worth
Cisco certifications are well-regarded in the industry. They have proven their worth to employers and those who have earned a credential.
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Everything else in life seems to be geared towards, quicker, easier, smaller, and more portable. Why not the tools you use to study? Forget the cumbersome books, there are products out there designed to help you study on the go.
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Computer Certification Glossary
Extensive glossary provides definitions, requirements, costs, links, and relevant information on over 50 computer certification tracks.
Submission Forms
If you have an article, practice question, or url to submit to About Computer Certification, then this is the place to fill out the form.
Masters of the Microsoft Universe
The Microsoft Certified Master is tough to get -- our resource guide tells you just how tough
MCDST 70-217 Practice Test Results
Find out if you are ready for your exam with 15 free practice questions for the MCDST 70-217 exam, written by the experts at uCertify.com.
CCNP 642-811 Practice Test Results
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General Resume Tips
How do you include all of those certifications, languages, operating systems and other technology keywords in your resume? Learn how to create the technology section and get a list of more than 70 power words for your resume. Page 2.
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Certification Outline: CIW
This certification outline will help you decide if the CIW is right for you and provide information on training, exams, costs, and tracks for CIW certifications. Find out more about CIW associate, professional and master designations as well as Fast Track certifications.
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Walking The Talk Of CompTIA A+ Certification
Get a first-hand account of one person's experience as an A+ certified technician. Did it really advance his career or help on the job?
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(A+) + (Network+ or Server+) = MCSA
With the costs of training and certification running into the thousands, why not get the most for your money? Use your CompTIA cert to get an MCSA.
Video Training
No time to sit in a classroom? Try training with video courseware for your computer certification. Here are some great options.

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