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May 12, 2006
by sjvn01
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How Seriously should You take Certifications when Hiring Network Personnel?

What’s the hardest job in running an enterprise LAN? To me, it’s not balancing the network load, or fine-tuning application servers, it’s finding the right people to support the network. You can have the best equipment in the world, but … Continue reading

November 4, 2002
by sjvn01
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Linux Certification: What’s The Value?

By my count, there are four Linux certification programs. These are Sair Linux and GNU Certification’s Linux Certified Professional(LCP); Linux Professional Institute (LPI); Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE); and CompTIA’s Linux+. It’s too bad that so few jobs require Linux … Continue reading