Articles tagged with technology resources

How Safe is Your Password? [Checklist]

In honor of Cyber Security Awareness Month, we put together a handy checklist to determine if your passwords are as secure as they should be. Use this tool to find out if you're at risk of being the target of a cyberattack.

How to Upgrade Your Computer's Memory [Tutorial]

Check out the latest video in our Tech Tutorial Series. In this installment, we'll explain how to simply and safely upgrade your computer's memory. Doing this is one of the most efficient ways to speed up your system.

America's In-Demand Tech Jobs by State [Interactive Map]

It's a good time to be working in technology. The above-average salaries and rapidly-growing job opportunities are enough to grab your attention, but which positions appeal to you the most? We created this handy interactive map to help you pinpoint the opportunities with the most potential near you.

The Ultimate Guide to Email Etiquette [Tutorial]

Check out the latest video in our Tech Tutorial Series. This installment will share some tips and tricks for maintaining proper email etiquette. There is no perfect recipe for writing an email, but these simple guidelines will help you demonstrate professionalism in your message.

How to Protect Your Computer from Viruses [Tutorial]

Check out the first video in our Tech Tutorial Series. In this video tutorial, we'll show you some practical ways to help mitigate your risk of acquiring malware on your personal computer. Following these steps will help secure your sensitive data and keep your device running smoothly.

Expert Advice on Why You Should Work in Information Security ... NOW

Here's a scary fact: 92 percent of companies in 2012 found an intrusion by a third party in their databases. And without someone who is trained to monitor and react to these alerts, a company's confidential material can be walking out the door - or through a web of network cable, as the case may be - along with the intruder. This is just one reason why information security professionals are some of the most valuable employees in any organization.

An Insider's Look into the Field of Information Security

Information Security is a field in which you defend and protect information from unauthorized access, disruption, modification or unwanted destruction of data. Take a look at this article to learn more about this interesting career in the field of technology.

An Insider's Perspective into the World of Information Technology Management

Information technology management (ITM) is where information technology (IT) resources - i.e., computer hardware, software, data, networks and data facilities - are managed according to the needs of an organization. Companies need people equipped with the skills and expertise to protect these resources from any malfunctions or tampering.

Career Chat: Exploring Careers in Technology

Rasmussen College hosted a Career Chat on July 26, in honor of System Administrators Day. The Careers in Technology chat utilized Google+ Hangouts on Air to discuss the popular career field of technology with selected subject matter experts.

15 Game Development Blogs Taking the Industry by Storm

As the video game industry continues to gain popularity - 68 percent of Americans play computer or video games - the demand for game developers and programmers to create products that entice, intrigue and capture the user experience is increasing significantly.