Texas Cyber Range
Despite enormous investment in the development of defensive cyber capabilities we, as a nation, continue to lose ground against determined adversaries in the conflict for control in cyberspace. The Texas Cyber Range, sponsored by the Texas A&M Cybersecurity Center, uses virtualized environments, with labs and hands-on training exercises, to further capabilities in education for cyber operations to develop the skills need to mitigate, detect, and eradicate threats to the nation’s cyber infrastructure. The Texas Cyber Range consists of researchers, faculty and industry leaders working and collaborating together, to advance the collective cybersecurity knowledge, capabilities and practices through ground-breaking research, novel and innovative cybersecurity education, and mutually beneficial academic, governmental and commercial partnerships.
Continuing Education Courses
The Texas Cyber Range is current developing courses for cyber professionals, who wish to continue their education, or individuals wishing to begin their career in cybersecurity.
CompTIA Network+ is a vendor neutral networking certification that is trusted around the world. It validates the essential knowledge and skills needed to confidently design, configure, manage and troubleshoot any wired and wireless networks. CompTIA Network+ certified individuals are in-demand worldwide.
Network+ is vendor-neutral and globally recognized
CompTIA Network+ professionals are trained to work with a variety of hardware, software and networks. Take your talents wherever your IT ambitions lead you.
Network+ makes you shine in a growing industry
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 12% job growth is expected in network and computer systems over the next seven years. Additionally, CompTIA Network+ professionals are known to excel in their job: 53% of IT and business executives agree that certified staff performs at a higher level than non-certified staff; this according to the CompTIA International Technology Adoption and Workforce Trends report. Global Knowledge’s IT Skills and Salary Report estimates the average salary of a Network+ certified IT professional at about $74,000.
Network+ meets the highest standards
CompTIA Network+ meets the ISO 17024 standard and is approved by U.S. Department of Defense to fulfill Directive 8570.01-M requirements. It is compliant with government regulations under the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).
CompTIA Security+ is the certification globally trusted to validate foundational, vendor-neutral IT security knowledge and skills. As a benchmark for best practices in IT security, this certification covers the essential principles for network security and risk management – making it an important stepping stone of an IT security career.
Security+ is government approved
CompTIA Security+ meets the ISO 17024 standard and is approved by U.S. Department of Defense to fulfill Directive 8570.01-M requirements. It is compliant with government regulations under the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).
Security+ is globally recognized
CompTIA Security+ is a globally recognized credential with certified professionals working in over 147 countries throughout the world.
Security+ provides substantial earnings potential
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Security Specialists, Administrators and Managers earn over $86,000 per year.
CCNA Routing and Switching
As Enterprises migrate toward controller based architectures, the role and skills required of a core network engineer are evolving and more vital than ever. To prepare for this network transition, the Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing and Switching (CCNA Routing and Switching) certification will not only prepare you with the knowledge of foundational technologies, but ensure you stay relevant with skill sets needed for the adoption of next generation technologies.
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