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    Dear Certmag: What certifications are best for server?

    Question: I have been working at Wipro for the past two years. Initially I was in business process outsourcing (BPO) and my role was to support all U.S.-based customers who are using Dell products. Now I have been selected for Wipro Technologies’State Street Project. My project is based on working on a server, and I …

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    Get Familiar With CAPM, Third Edition

    These questions are based on CAPM3ED: Certified Associate in Project Management, Third Edition Self Test Software Practice Test   Objective: Project initiating. Sub-objective: Develop Preliminary Project Scope Statement.   Single answer

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    Dear Certmag: Struggling Economy Increases Competition Among Job Candidates

    Question: Do certifications such as MOS and IT certifications in general help in an economy like this? How do you make sense of jobs going to India? I think getting a MOS certification would help me. However, my company does not seem to honor that. The problem is I have not used much of what …

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    Dear Certmag: Should I get the CISA?

    Question: I am looking for some sound advice regarding CISA and the IT auditor. I am considering moving into IT auditor as a career option. I have been working in IT for the last eight years, but mostly in network support. I would like your opinion on whether IT audit would be a wise career …

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    Bailout Bill Causes Mass E-Mailing

    The recently proposed Wall Street bailout bill caused quite a stir this week — and the commotion wasn’t just about its contents! IT staffers at the House of Representatives have been working around the clock to handle the flurry of e-mails that resulted when the general public was urged to send comments to representatives regarding …

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    Wall Street Down, Tech Services Up?

    In need of some good news given the current state of the economy? Turns out the financial crisis actually might benefit technology services providers. According to Siamak Taghaddos and David Hauser, founders of

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    Life-Saving Technology — In Your Hand

    A new type of software scheduled to hit the market soon is designed to discourage people from using cell phones while driving, according to a CNN.com

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    Getting Informed — Digitally

    Apple iPhone users can now stay tuned in to the 2008 U.S. presidential election wherever they go. Earlier this month, iPhone development company Gorloch Interactive released a new application called Campaign that aims to keep the public more informed by pulling together political news items, presenting various poll data and offering information about the candidates …

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    Caution: Web-Traffic Patrol

    The ubiquitous nature of the Internet is one of its defining characteristics — that is, unless you’re in Thailand. According to a recent CNN article , the government of the Far East country is planning to create a massive Internet firewall that would essentially block certain Web sites — a functionality that is expected to …

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    Road to the White House: A Two-Way Street?

    According to a recent CNN article, the U.S. president and the public might soon enjoy unprecedented interactivity, thanks in part to the Internet.  Change.gov, an official Barack Obama-inspired Web site launched the day after his election to the White House, features a political newsroom, blog and more. Prior to signing any nonemergency legislation, the president-elect …

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