Thanks to $10,000 in funding from AT&T’s Aspire initiative, students enrolled in computing and informatics at Ivy Tech Community College’s Lake County campus now have access to more of the most updated equipment.
“AT&T is helping provide the much needed supplies to stay current in information technology,” Matt Cloud, chair of the School of Information Technology at the campus, said. “The purchase of routers and switches allows us to train students on the latest in not just basic networking, but also virtualization of networks, voice and video, while individual large-scale in-house wide area networks are built by 20 students at a time.
To address the fast-moving nature of technology, Ivy Tech has designed the innovative and comprehensive School of Information Technology! Continue reading
Kimberly was looking for an education that provided her with flexibility, while caring for her family. Kimberly enrolled in the CompTIA A+ program through the Ivy Tech Gary, and was excited to study computers in-depth and increase her marketable skills.
Emilio, an Ivy Tech Community College student, pursued the CompTIA A+ program hoping to achieve his goal of a CompTIA A+ certification.
He was looking for a program that was mostly online, yet provided him with the real-life experience that is expected in the information technology (IT) field. Continue reading
Are you a student in the School of Information Technology? If so, you may be interested in the Ivy Tech Spring IT Expo! Students and faculty from all across the state will travel to the downtown Indianapolis Ivy Tech for this two-day event, taking place April 5-6.
High demand field calls for experienced individuals.
Are you interested in a high-demand career in the growing field of technology? A career in Server Administration may be the one for you!
By getting a Server Administration degree, you are able to work with various types of technology daily. With 199 annual job openings projected thorough 2020, now is the time to pursue this path!
Ivy Tech Community College offers eight different programs for those interested in a career in technology, all slightly different. However, the Server Administration program is unique from other technology programs due to the hands-on and cloud-based skills learned in order to support various different operating systems. Individuals in Server Administration also have the opportunity to work with enterprise services systems, virtual machines, and applications that run upon them.
How Ivy Tech can prepare you for the workforce.
Ivy Tech’s Server Administration program focuses on relevant enterprise server operating systems configuration, management, and security. In the field of technology it’s important to stay current. With Ivy Tech’s Server Administration program, students will focus primarily on current network security concepts as well as prepare for information technology requirements.
Many graduates of this program enter directly into the workforce. However, many transfer to another four-year university to continue toward their bachelor’s degree. Several careers are available to graduates of this program that include Server Support Technician, Network Server Support Analyst, and Network Administrator.
If you’re looking to enter a high-demand career that is quickly expanding, a career in Server Administration is for you! So apply today! Have any further questions regarding Ivy Tech or your potential degree path? Call 888-IVY-LINE, or visit your local campus today!
by Rachel Pope
Is the Information Technology Support program for you?
Are you on the look-out for a career encumbered with field certifications, internship opportunities, and an active staff dedicated to help you succeed in your next career? Ivy Tech Community College’s Information Technology Support program can open doors for you! Continue reading
High tech degree, for a high tech industry.
One of Ivy Tech Community College’s eight computing programs, Network Infrastructure, allows students to work with industry-standard networking equipment. This includes everything from routers and switches, to connectivity and mounting.
This curriculum also allows students to work through Cisco Networking Academy official CCNA preparation curriculum, and a variety of elective courses in infrastructure, wireless, voice, server administration and cyber security. Continue reading