Brandon Johnson has over 12+ years of experience in the Information Technology Domain, he has worked in all areas of information technology, from a Technical consultant, Backend Developer, IT Analyst, Enterprise Technical Support Agent, System Administrator, Help Desk Specialist, Helpdesk Technician to Business Analyst. He is currently working as  API Developer at Care Cloud. He has successfully qualified 2 IT certification exams namely CompTIA A+ and CompTIA Network+.

Mr. Brandon Johnson recently accessed our CompTIA SYO-401 Course and Labs and has provided the following feedback, that we are more than happy to share:

“ Wow! Great Job uCertify, I have used other web-based learning platforms before and I have to say I found the ability to customize the content in a personal digestible format on your platform for myself really help me to stay on track to completion.”

We are working on all the areas of improvement mentioned by him to provide a better user experience. You can check out the complete post on Mr. Brandon Johnson Google+ page. To know more about Mr. Brandon Johnson, you can contact him via his LinkedIn profile.

 

uCertify offers CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner Certification performance-based labs to help you gain hands-on expertise in the CompTIA CS0-002 exam. These labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course & training. The labs can be used to supplement training and are an inexpensive and safe way to explore and learn. The 98+ performance-based labs and 30+ video tutorials focus on the objectives of the exam and provide comprehensive knowledge on enterprise security, risk management and incident response, research, analysis and assessment, integration of computing, communications and business disciplines, technical integration of enterprise components, and so on.

CASP certification is a vendor-neutral credential designed for advanced-level IT security professionals to conceptualize, design, and engineer secure solutions across complex enterprise environments. The CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner is a standalone certification from CompTIA with the exam code CAS-002. This certification validates advanced-level security skills and knowledge internationally. The CAS-002 exam involves an application of critical thinking and judgment across a broad spectrum of security disciplines to propose and implement solutions that map to enterprise drivers while managing risk.

So, gear up to be a CASP certified with uCertify’s performance-based labs.

Start your prep for CompTIA Security+: SY0-501 exam with CompTIA Security+ Study Guide. The course focuses on the objectives of CompTIA Security+ certification exam which include application of security controls to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability; identification of appropriate technologies and products; troubleshooting security events and incidents, and much more. CompTIA Security+ is an entry-level, international, vendor-neutral credential designed for IT security professionals to identify risk, participate in risk mitigation activities, provide infrastructure, information, operational, and application security.

The course comes with Flashcards & Quizzes. There is no limit to the number of times learners can attempt these. Flashcards help master the key concepts. Glossary defines the key terms. It  contains full length practice tests. These tests closely follow the exam objectives and are designed to simulate real exam conditions. The course has a number of test sets consisting of hundreds of items to ensure that learners are prepared for the certification exam.

CompTIA Security+ is a standalone certification from CompTIA with the exam code SY0-501. This certification covers the most important principles for securing a network and managing risk. The CompTIA Network+ certification is recommended before taking the Security+ exam.

So, get ready to enhance your career prospects as Security Architect, Security Engineer, Security Administrator, Systems Administrator, Network Administrator, and Security Consultant/Specialist with uCertify.

We just released simulator (uCertify Lab) for CompTIA HIT-001 (Health Care Technician) exam. The certification course covers the knowledge and skills required to implement, deploy, and support healthcare IT systems in U.S. clinical setting. The exam is intended for IT professionals who are CompTIA A+ certified or have 500 hours of hands-on IT technical experience in the field, plus the knowledge/skills necessary in clinical setting.

uCertify LABS is the latest offering from uCertify. They create live environment to give hands on experience. uCertify  labs are inexpensive and a safe way to explore and learn. The labs are versatile – labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments. The CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician HIT-001 Lab contains 71 activities and 13 videos. For more information visit –

http://www.ucertify.com/courses/HIT-001-lab.html

uCertify, a proud CompTIA GOLD Partner will be at CompTIA’s Academy Educator Conference this month, in Las Vegas on July 28th and 29th. The conference is targeted at educators and has several informative sessions on the latest CompTIA certifications. We would love to meet you and learn about your specific needs, as well as share how we can help your students not only get certified, but actually learn the skills expected of a certified professional!
Highlights of our CompTIA Recommended curriculum:
Full spectrum of CompTIA products: A+, Network+ (2012), Healthcare IT, Storage+, Cloud, CASP, Project+ and more! 

  • 100% Exam Coverage
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  • Online reference guide
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  • Hundreds of practice questions with detailed answer explanations
  • Chapter wise study notes, How-tos, Flash cards, Interactive Quizzes and much more
  • Student progress tracking, test history and performance review
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  • Optional customization with lesson plans, assignments, single-sign on and integration with existing LMSs
We would love to show off our top quality products and services to you! Stop by the uCertify table at the Publisher Expo on Saturday afternoon, noon-5:00 p.m for demos, academic licensing options, and great promotional giveaways!
If you can’t attend the conference, but would like to learn more about uCertify, our academic discounts, or to schedule a demo, please contact Betsy Rivers, Director of Customer Partnerships at betsy@ucertify.com or call 925-252-5499.

Rob Elamb has been doing security for the federal government for over 10 years. He specializes in certification & accreditation for Department of Defense systems, IA Controls, attaining security certifications and recognizing scams.

Rob commented in his review, “ My honest opinion is that software like uCerts Prepkits are great for gauging your level of preparation. I also recommend that you use more than one gauge (particularly on the bigger tests such as CISSP).” Continue reading Rob’s uCertify CompTIA Security+ exam (SY0-101) PrepKit review >>

About Security+ Certification : It is an international, vendor-neutral certification that is taught by colleges, universities, and training centers around the world. CompTIA Security+ validates a candidate’s knowledge of communication security, infrastructure security, cryptography, operational security, and general security concepts.

As the demand for skilled security professionals continues to grow, the demand grew for a vendor-neutral certification. To meet this demand, CompTIA launched security+ certification. To gain this certification, a candidate is required to attempt one test that includes security related concepts. For a candidate, Security+ is a valuable credential to enhance a technician’s career. Now a days, many IT certifications integrate CompTIA Security+ into their curriculum.

Pass SY0-201 exam in the first attempt. Full featured Tests. 686 questions with answers and 313 study notes articles and exam tips:

Download link: http://www.ucertify.com/exams/CompTIA/SY0-201.html

Who should seek the Security+ certification?

CompTIA Security+ validates the knowledge and skills of candidate for job roles such as Security professional and Security Administrator.

Although there is no prerequisite for this certification test, it is recommended that CompTIA Security+ candidates have at least two years on-the-job networking experience, with an emphasis on security. The CompTIA Network+ certification is also recommended.

Which tests are required to pass for getting Security+ certification?

To attain the Security+ certification a candidate should pass CompTIA’s Security+ test only.

Do other vendors recognize Security+ certificate?

Yes, Security+ certificate is recognized by the technology community as a valuable credential that proves competency with information security. Companies such as Sun, Symantec, Motorola, Hitachi Electronics Services and Verisign value the CompTIA Security+ certification and recommend or require it of their IT employees.

What else?

CompTIA Security+ certification prepares security professionals to earn vendor-neutral certifications in other areas of expertise. Security+ certification helps employers to select right candidate as security professionals. This certification proves your ability to keep your company information safe from network security breaches.

uCertify (July 14, 2009) uCertify, a leading provider of exam preparation software for IT certification exams, is offering a huge discount of 50% on its Network+ (N10-003) and Security+ (SY0-101) PrepKits. CompTIA has announced the retirement of the Network+ version 2007 (N10-003) and Security+ (SY0-101) certification exams. These exams will be available until July 31, 2009. According to CompTIA, although these exams are being retired, the certification status of candidates will not change. So, the candidates who have been preparing for these exams for a long time are advised to take the exam as early as possible.

uCertify is offering a discount of 50% on both PrepKits. To get a glimpse of these PrepKits, you can download its free demo version (which contains 15 free practice questions) from:

For Security+ (SY0-101) certification PrepKit: http://www.ucertify.com/exams/CompTIA/SY0-101.html

For Network+ (N10-003) certification PrepKit: http://www.ucertify.com/exams/CompTIA/N10-003.html

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Chuck Easttom is the author of 10 computer science books and has been a subject matter expert for CompTiA working on their Linux+, Security+, CTT+, and Server+ certification exams. Mr. Easttom has 15+ years of IT experience, holds a plethora of industry certifications, and currently is an independent consultant and an adjunct computer science instructor.

Chuck is co-author and contributor for the following uCertify Prepkit
70-502 C# :MCTS: C# .NET 3.5 Windows Presentation Foundation Application Development
70-502 VB.NET :MCTS: VB .NET 3.5 Windows Presentation Foundation Application Development
70-503 C#: MCTS: C#.NET Framework 3.5 – Windows Communication Foundation Application
70-503 VB.NET : MCTS: VB.NET Framework 3.5 – Windows Communication Foundation Application
70-504 C#: MCTS: C#.NET 3.5 – Windows Workflow Foundation Application Development
70-504 VB.NET: MCTS: VB.NET 3.5 – Windows Workflow Foundation Application Development
SY0-201 : Security+ 2009
220-701 : A+ Essential 2009
220-702 : A+ Practical Application 2009

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Q. What is the prerequisite for taking the test Security+ 2008 Edition (SY0-201)?

A. There is no prerequisite for taking the test SY0-201. However, it is recommended that CompTIA Security+ candidates should have at least two years on-the-job networking experience, with an emphasis on security. The CompTIA Network+ certification is also recommended for taking the test.

Q. What certificate does it provide?
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