Does your IT team have the certifications that CRN says are business boosters? CRN has listed the top IT certifications needed for a business to have a technical arsenal - and our partners have them all. From networking to project management and more, the providers in our network are fully staffed with professionals that have the certifications and experience to bring your business to the next level. Qualified IT engineers are at your service. Call us at 877-599-3999 or email@example.com for more information.
ITIL v3 Foundation
From availability and capacity management to application and IT operations management, ITIL sets the guidelines for best practices. This certification provides a comprehensive understanding of the IT life cycle and the concepts and terminology surrounding it.
Required by vendor service techs, this A+ certification is a vendor-neutral certification for maintenance of PCs, mobile devices, laptops, operating systems and printers.
CCNA R&S: Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing and Switching
Our partners' networking professionals are able to install, configure, use and troubleshoot midsize networks.
MCSE: Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer/Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert
From Windows NT 3.51 to Windows 2003 to current solutions, our partners' engineers are completely knowledgeable of Microsoft Solutions from installation to support.
While the CompTIA A+ certification is the precursor to many networking vendor certifications, the Network+ certification shows a professional's expertise in vendor-neutral networking standards, protocols, network hardware and software, OSI reference model, LANs and WANs.
MCP: Microsoft Certified Professional
The MCP credential is awarded to professionals who complete any Microsoft exam and is included in all high-level certifications for the vendor.
The Security+ certification gives knowledge of security issues, risk identification and analysis, disaster recovery, threat analysis, identity management, access control, cryptography, data, application and host security issues.
PMP: Project Management Professional
Our partners' project managers are certified in initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, controlling and closing projects.
MCSA: Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Our partners are certified for server operating systems, desktop operating systems, databases and Office 365.
CCA: Citrix Certified Administrator for Citrix XenApp
Our partners' Citrix XenApp professionals are certified in installing, supporting, administering and troubleshooting XenApp environments on Windows.
Server+ certification validates an IT professional's ability to plan, secure, and maintain the most commonly used server and storage equipment. This industry-recognized credential demonstrates the knowledge and skill needed to work with a variety of hardware.
Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP)
The ACSP credential is for help desk professionals, technical coordinators, and power users who provide tech support for Mac users or manage networks. It certifies that these individuals not only understand Mac OS X core functionality but can also perform basic troubleshooting, configure key services, and support multiple Mac users.