Starting Juniper Certs? There’s an app for that!

For those starting on your Juniper journey into certifications, Juniper Networks has created a fantastic app for your Apple Devices to help you prepare for your entry-level exams.  But, you droid users out there aren't left out.  Called "JUNOS GENIUS", this app helps you determine if you are ready for entry-level exams.  JNCIA is the base exam that all other certifications require, building on concepts and foundations of the Junos Operating System.  Building up from that, are the "Specialist" exams.  In Cisco parlance, they would be the equivalent to the CCNA certifications. Juniper release...

My Year of Certifications

Back when I got out of the U.S. Navy in 1999, I needed a job. During my time in the Navy, I received some fantastic training and developed critical skills that I now use every day in my job. Core troubleshooting skills, technology and electronics, along with preventative maintenance. All critical to a job in the tech world. The only other skill that is critical, in my mind, that can’t be taught is Creative Thinking. That skill can only be practiced, and you must have detailed knowledge of the systems to use it. Wakeup Call My first job was a Desktop Systems technician. How I got that job is ...