Information Technology

Getting Certified on Cisco

CCNA training is to get a second-level Cisco Career certification. CCNA certification validates the ability to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-size routers and switches, including implementation and verification of connections to remote sites in a WAN.

Cisco Training from http://www.learnit.com/cisco will help you get a passing score on Cisco exam #640-802, or combined passing scores on both the ICND1 #640-822 and ICND2 #640-816 exams. Passing the ICND1 get you the Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT). Passing scores are set by using statistical analysis and are subject to change. At the completion of the exam, you get a score report along with a breakout by exam section and the passing score for the exam. Cisco does not publish exam passing scores because exam questions and passing scores are subject to change without notice.

The use of IP, EIGRP, Frame Relay, RIPv2, VLANs, Ethernet, and access control lists are all included within the curriculum. CISCO produces a breakdown of the CCNA topics on their website. The exams themselves include a… Continue reading

What is a cloud?

Pay Per Cloud

For those of you like me who do not know what hosted exchange or private clouds are then this article might help. When I think of clouds I am reminded to look up and see white cotton ball like clouds hung so delicately and yet floating so effortlessly through the sky. If you move to the Midwest and hit Oklahoma the clouds become a bit more treacherous, less appealing and in some cases produce unwanted byproducts such as hail, sleet, lightening and tornedos. I know the actual clouds do not produce these weather phenomena, but bear with me because this article to the chagrin of my friend Paul is not about the weather. I am actually writing about something that I have even less knowledge on, private clouds (http://www.paypercloud.com/private-cloud-hosting.aspx).

This is not a conspiracy by the United States as a whole or any of those that comprise this great democratic union to raise funds by selling clouds to help in this down economy. I am actually referring to private clouds that… Continue reading

Marketing Potpourri

Online Marketing1.       Take Care of your loved ones. Nowadays, there are many ways to provide help for your loved ones, but who likes to be in a hospital type setting? What better way to do it than with www.assistinghands.com, which are for more than just in-home care specialists. Assisted living is always better when it is your own home rather someone else’s. If you are interested and have a heart for home care you can become a part of the industry by opening a in-home care franchise in your city.

2.       Join their world. Technology is its own world so if you are interested in getting with the time and saving some resources on the IT side of things think about hosted exchange with www.paypercloud.com. It could be the answer to a lot of your questions relating to cutting expenses, but not productivity, while at the same time increasing your… Continue reading