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— CompTIA Network+ exam outline: https://resources.infosecinstitute.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/comptia-network-n10-008-exam-objectives-2-0.pdf
CompTIA’s Network+ is one of the most popular entry-level IT and cybersecurity certifications available, and it’s getting an update in September 2021. The new exam (from N10-007 to N10-008) will align the certification with the most in-demand job trends to ensure Network+ holders have the skills necessary to succeed in 2022 and beyond.
Join Randall Edwards, Senior Manager, Certification Product Management, CompTIA, to get the inside scoop on the latest Network+ changes, including:
0:00 – Intro
1:22 – Free CompTIA training resources
2:04 – What certifications do you currently have?
5:25 – CompTIA Network+ overview
9:42 – Network+ job roles and experience
12:15 – Can you earn your Network+ without experience?
17:10 – Why Network+ is different
18:13 – Networking job opportunities
20:10 – Day-to-day life of a networking professional
23:30 – Value of IT certifications
24:40 – Network+ vs. CCNA
25:30 – What’s on the Network+ (N10-008) exam?
29:25 – Network+ exam updates
32:13 – Is the new Network+ exam more difficult?
35:30 – Network+ Domain 1.0: Networking fundamentals
41:24 – Network+ Domain 2.0: Network implementations
43:25 – Network+ Domain 3.0: Network operations
45:35 – Network+ Domain 4.0: Network security
46:49 – Network+ Domain 5.0: Network troubleshooting
49:46 – CompTIA Network+ training options
52:15 – What are the Network+ exam pass rates?
53:35 – Can I get my Security+ before my Network+
55:40 – Will Network+ and Security+ ever merge?
57:40 – Can I take my Network+ exam online?
59:38 – Outro
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