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What to Expect From the CAT Edition of the CISSP Exam

Posted by James Hanback on Jul 9, 2018 3:20:50 PM

Test takers who sat the original proctored paper-and-pencil version of the (ISC)2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) exam might identify with the following nagging thoughts chewing at the minds of candidates as they attempted to center themselves for the long haul in what was most likely an unfamiliar environment:

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How to Choose Your Path to the CCNA

Posted by James Hanback on Mar 2, 2017 11:09:33 AM


Just like the Robert Frost poem, two paths diverge in the thicket that is your study for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching certification. Along one of those paths, you first earn the Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) by taking the Interconnecting Cisco Networks Devices 1 (ICND1) exam, or exam number 100-105. After more study, you can then opt to take the ICND2 (200-105) exam to earn the CCNA certificate.

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Tags: CCNA, ICND1, ICND2, CCENT