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Citrix Servers
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January 1, 2016

Anyone have any experience on this? I've seen both citrix and VMware being used in businesses. But I know very little about citrix servers. Can someone enlighten me? Just to clarify I'm taking about SERVERS not VIRTUAL MACHINES. I don't have any expercience with citrix servers but what do you want to know exactly? Your question, as you put it above, ...

CISSP Practice Questions
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January 1, 2016

Anyone have recommendations for good practice question banks? https://www.skillset.com/ : Good tests not for only CISSP, also and for CEH, CHFI and PMP. Enjoy! Cheers @bubulina78, that looks useful although there are some wierd questions on there as well and the layout is a little odd. @kellyh, any recommendations? I'm using the Transcender and CCCure practice exams. Shon Harris questions really make you ...

CISSP Podcasts
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January 1, 2016

I just stumbled across these the other day, and I thought I would share because I hadn't seen it on this site. I have added this to my collection of study material. https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/cissp-training/id969825909?mt=2 good find!! thanks for sharing. @stickman, are you currently studying for CISSP? i am indeed yes! :) @stickman, awesome! So am I. I will be taking the exam at the end ...

CISSP Exam Discounted Voucher?
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January 1, 2016

Hello All, Just curious if you know of discounted vouchers/codes available for the CISSP exam? I plan to take a stab on the exam in April...would love to get a discount if possible. Thanks in advance! Did you find any? No luck :-( Bite the bullet and pay it. It is going to worth it in the end. yep I dun think any discount for ...

CISSP CPE's?
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January 1, 2016

Anyone here taking any Cybrary IT courses to count towards their CPE's? What courses are you taking? Looking to make a list of podcast, CBT's, Etc..... FYI...for those that do not have a clear understanding on how CPE's are calculated if the training institution doesn't employ CPE's but hours, ISC2 states that 1 Hour of Instructional training = 1 CPE ...

CISM Vs CISSP Overlap?
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January 1, 2016

I passed my CISSP a couple of year ago and I'm now studying for my CISM so I've been browsing the site for relevant information/videos. I was looking through the CISSP course by Kelly Handerhan and apart from the chapter on "Information Security Governance & Risk Management" does anyone have any recommendations on what other chapters are worth watching where ...

Cisco Packet Tracer
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January 1, 2016

How do I get a copy of Cisco Packet Tracer? Cisco Packet Tracer is a free download from the Cisco Networking Academy. The only requirement is that you sign up for a free account before you are allowed to download the software. https://www.netacad.com/about-networking-academy/packet-tracer/

CISA Presentation Slides
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January 1, 2016

Dear Team, Is it possible to get the presentation slides for CISA course, apprecieate it. Dear Team, Is it possible to get the presentation slides for CISA course, apprecieate it. Hi Mohamed, The presentation slides are for "on-site" use only. Unless I am mistaken I will ask for you though. Regards, B14Ck0R4C13.

CISA Exam- Video Tutorials
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January 1, 2016

CISA Exam -Video Tutorials Steps of Risk Assessment: In this video we will learn about steps to be followed while conducting risk assessment. This is very important concept from CISA exam point. Minimum 5 to 7 questions can be expected in CISA exam on this concept of view. Question, Answer and Explanation designed here closely resembles CISA exam pattern. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F2j8xhPaFTg ...

Cheap Laptop For Basic Ethical Hacking
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January 1, 2016

Hello everyone, I read most of the forms about buying a laptop for ethical hacking. Most of them talk about how much ram you should have and storage, but I just want something simple and cheap. I am going to start learning network+ and ethical hacking/pen testing. My price range I say would be between $300-500. I don't plan to ...