All posts by Eryn Branham

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Explore Our Security Courses

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month and the perfect time to grow and develop critical security skills. From network and cloud security to architecture and administration, Layer 8 offers a broad range of courses designed to sharpen security awareness, skills, and knowledge. SAVE 13% Use code SPOOKY when checking out for the month of October, and save 13% on […]

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AWS Discovery Day on May 26, 2022

Date:  Thursday, May 26th Time: 1:00 – 4:00 PM ET No Cost to Attend Intended Audience:  Business leaders and IT-technical professionals Learners who want to learn about basic cloud concepts, AWS Cloud terminology, and AWS core services Get an official introduction to AWS from Layer 8 Training – one of the only organizations authorized to deliver […]

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Citrix Update | No Exam Needed to Upgrade Your Active Citrix Associate-level Certification to Professional

  Information originally posted by Citrix | Blogs Achieving certification is a big deal. Certifications validate your knowledge and skills and are important for your career and your IT organization. That’s why, from now until December 31, 2022, you can upgrade your current active CCA-V to a CCP-V or CCA-AppDS to a CCP-AppDS by successfully completing […]

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Renew Your Expired Citrix Certification Without Taking or Passing an Exam

Information originally posted by Citrix | Blogs Citrix Education made changes to their Recertification Program, which now allows those with active certifications to recertify by attending an instructor-led or virtual instructor-led course. They expanded this program to cover EXPIRED certifications until December 31, 2022*. Please note – This program was originally set to expire on September 30, 2022. […]

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Layer 8 Training joins AWS Training Partner Program to deliver AWS Cloud Skills Training to IT Professionals in North America

Layer 8 Training is pleased to be working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to deliver AWS Instructor-led training to learners in North America. Layer 8 Training has joined the AWS Training Partner Program, which enables AWS Authorized Instructors to deliver training developed by AWS. As cloud technologies continue to help organizations transform their businesses at […]

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New Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Release Offers a Host of New Benefits for Users and Administrators

The new Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops release, now available to Citrix customers worldwide, expands on the 2019 release with new features, enhancements, and capabilities that will benefit nearly every segment of the enterprise. Deployment New capabilities to optimize the hybrid cloud include rapid deployment to cloud and on-prem at scale. PVS for Azure provides […]

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New Features in Check Point Quantum R81.x

The Check Point Quantum R81.10 release provides a myriad of updated functions and capabilities in the kernel operating system. From a purely “management” aspect, several key features have been rolled out in the Smart Console making the job of an administrator more efficient and straightforward. The below three enhancements may stand out for administrators, but […]

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Citrix ADC Training: 6 Must-Haves for Deploying Apps in Hybrid Environments

  The world is moving to hybrid and multi-cloud architectures that offer tantalizing benefits for IT teams. But to truly reap the benefits, you must solve the challenges of deploying apps to these diverse environments. In addition, many organizations are identifying the need for an application delivery controller (ADC) along with a management and orchestration […]

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How to Create a Hybrid Cloud Blueprint with Citrix Training for SD-WAN

  As your organization moves applications to the cloud, you’ll want to ensure that your networks are fully prepared for this exciting evolution. If your networks are not optimized for virtual desktops, it can result in a bad user experience, degrade performance, and add latency. Citrix SD-WAN is purpose-built to optimize cloud, SaaS, and virtual […]