CompTIA Updates Cloud Certification Program

Information technology association CompTIA has launched a new version of its cloud certification program in a move to emphasize the skills necessary for information technology professionals to deploy cloud services within an organization.

CompTIA Cloud+ certification expands the coverage of the exam to include advanced cloud skills used in broader IT systems and operations, the association said Thursday.

The group’s cloud certification process is designed to test an individual’s knowledge and skills in cloud security, maintenance, management, troubleshooting, configurations and deployment through performance-based questions and hands-on simulations.

The exam is compliant with International Organization for Standardization’s 17024 Standard and the U.S. Navy‘s credentialing program for IT professionals.

IT experts with CompTIA Cloud+ certifications are employed in industries such as aerospace, cybersecurity, engineering, enterprise computing, mobile technologies, systems integration and telecommunications.

CompTIA Cloud+ requires potential exam takers to have two to three years of experience in networking, storage or IT data center administration.

Check Also

SpaceX Crew-1 mission

SpaceX, NASA Eye Oct. 31 Launch for Crew-1 Mission

SpaceX and NASA plan to launch on Oct. 31 the manned Crew-1 mission to the International Space Station.

E3

E3/Sentinel to Help Space Development Agency Engineer Systems

E3/Sentinel has received a potential three-year, $57.6M task order to engineer systems and perform technical support work for the Space Development Agency.

Day and Zimmermann

Day & Zimmermann Unit to Manufacture Cartridge Actuated Devices for Navy Load Airdrop

Day & Zimmermann's munitions business has won a position on a five-year, $39M contract from the U.S. Navy to manufacture cartridge actuated cutters designed to help military personnel deploy cargo parachutes.