Download the authoritative guide: Cloud Computing 2018: Using the Cloud to Transform Your BusinessIt's been quiet on the certification front the past few weeks as people focus on their holiday activities and plans, so we only have a few small items to report in this edition of Certification Watch.
Final Security+ Exam Now Live
If you've been waiting for the final version of CompTIA's Security+ exam to hit testing centers, your wait is over. Although CompTIA's new certification development process typically takes 18-24 months, Security+ was put on a fast track due to the urgent need for skilled information security professionals. The vendor-neutral exam, which is available through both VUE and Prometric testing networks, costs $225 ($175 for CompTIA members). This is the highest cost of any CompTIA certification exam.
Nortel Networks Exam Prices to Rise in US, Latin America
Juniper Networks Launches New Track
Juniper Networks has added a new track to its professional certification program. The ERX Edge Router certification track will be a choice at each the first three levels of the Juniper Networks Technical Certification Program (JNTCP): Associate, Specialist, and Professional. The certification process is the same as for the original, M-Series track: one exam per level with the Professional level requiring a hands-on practical exam. Juniper Networks certification exams are offered through Prometric testing centers. The hands-on exams are at Juniper Networks facilities.
That's all for this edition of Certification Watch. Please keep your certification news and tips coming to email@example.com.
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