Why you need to get CCSP

Why you need to get CCSP.

Certifications can be a great way to enhance a career. They will not make you an expert but can give direction and confidence to practice more. Certifications can provide a great foundation for your professional knowledge base. Cloud technology is causing a major change in the IT landscape. More organizations are adopting cloud services and integrating them into their IT infrastructure. Storing data, transferring and processing data in the cloud requires skills and knowledge.

It can be catastrophic if an enterprise or other organization botches cloud integration. The results could possibly disrupt business operations or lead to a security breach and data loss. It takes leadership and understanding to utilize technology to enhance business. There are careless cloud integrations that are being carried out because executive management wants cloud.

The CCSP – Certified Cloud Security Professional is brought to you by experts at (ISC)². The same organization that provides the CISSP exam. The CCSP does have an experience requirement, but it is possible to take exam without require experience. There are also ways to substitute the required experience with other certifications or credentials. The cost for the exam is $599.00. This certification is highly recommended for IT professionals who already have earned a CISSP or SSCP certification.

The CCSP can demonstrate an IT professional has the skills and knowledge to design, manage and secure data, applications and infrastructure in the cloud using best practices, policies and procedures. There are opportunities for professionals who have these skills and can use them effectively. The number of opportunities will be increasing over the next 3 years or so. The CCSP may not be the right certification for you now or in the future but make sure you are investing in professional development that aligns with your goals.

Best Study Guides for AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Certification Exam

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Best Study Guides for AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Certification Exam

Exam Ref AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals by Jim Cheshire  | Jul 1, 2019

Microsoft Learn By Microsoft

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/paths/azure-fundamentals/

Crash course to pass the Microsoft Azure Fundamentals AZ900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals AZ900 Certification Exam

https://www.udemy.com/crash-course-to-pass-the-microsoft-azure-fundamentals-az900/

By Andre Hiotis

Top 5 books to study for the AWS Cloud Practitioner exam

Top 5 books to study for the AWS Cloud Practitioner exam

Certifications can be a great way to enhance a career. They will not make you an expert but can give direction and confidence to practice more. Certifications can provide a great foundation for your professional knowledge base. Cloud technology is causing a major change in the IT landscape. More organizations are adopting cloud services and integrating them into their IT infrastructure. Storing data, transferring and processing data in the cloud requires skills and knowledge. The Cyber Job Mentor recommends these 5 books as a start to gaining the knowledge and skill necessary. These are affiliate links and proceeds go to the Cyber Job Mentor. The links below do include affiliate links and a commission may be earned at no extra cost to you.  As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Study Guide: CLF-C01 Exam

by Ben Piper and David Clinton  | Jul 2, 2019

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (CLF-C01) Cert Guide (Certification Guide)

by Anthony Sequeira  | May 9, 2019

AWS CERTIFIED CLOUD PRACTITIONER CERTIFICATION GUIDE: COMPLETE 2018 CLF-C01 EXAM STUDY GUIDE (AWS Certification Guides)

by Todd Montgomery  | Jan 22, 2019

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Complete Training Guide With Practice Labs: By IPSpecialist

by IP Specialist  | May 7, 2018

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Practice Exam Book, Practice 300 Questions: AWS CCP Certification 2019 Test Preparation

by Certification Simplified | May 31, 2019

Amazon is a leader in cloud services. Being able to pass the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner should give you basic skills in understanding AWS architectural principles, basic security, and basic infrastructure. This exam does not require any previous experience and Amazon provides many of the resources needed to study for free and you can sign up for a free account to practice. The best part is that the exam is $100.00.  You can learn more here on the AWS certification website https://aws.amazon.com/certification/certified-cloud-practitioner/. Hopefully the recommendations above will aid your study.