Jim Bode Degree(s): Masters Degree in Math Education, Masters Degree in Computer ScienceCertifications: Healthcare IT, CISSP, CASP, CEH, CHFI, A+, Network+, Security+, Linux+, MCSEJames has been a college professor since 1987. Having advanced through the professorial ranking system to Professor status in 1997,he specializes in the area of Operating Systems and computer and network security, with an emphasis in Microsoft Networking topics.This includes an extensive study of Microsoft Windows NT4, Microsoft Windows 2000, 2003, 2008, 2012 Server. He is also CISSP, CASP, Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI), and CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, Linux+, and Healthcare-IT Technician certified. In addition he specializes in the areas of Microsoft Exchange Server and Microsoft SQL Server. Since 1999, James has worked as a Microsoft Certified contract trainer for a variety of training centers and professional businesses throughout the US and the overseas. He has conducted hundreds of hours of training covering 35 or more IT certification topics. He was one of the first to receive a CompTIA Healthcare IT certification in 2012 and has since lead certification training in this topic for many healthcare organizations.Jim has Masters Degrees in Math Education from the University of South Florida and in Computer Science from Nova University. He currently is an Adjunct Professor at State College of Florida and full-time contract trainer.
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