• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Every computer requires a storage device. Explore the different storage options and how they work and discover various types of storage solutions for your computer.

Learning Objectives

CompTIA A+ 220-1001: Storage Solutions

  • recognize when to use a CD
  • differentiate between DVD and other storage types
  • recognize when to use a Blu-ray disc
  • list the features of solid-state drives
  • describe features of magnetic drives
  • differentiate between 2.5 and 3.5 inch drives
  • list the benefits of hybrid drives
  • list the features of flash drives
  • describe when to use hot swappable drives
  • differentiate between RAID 0, 1, 5, and 10
  • recognize storage solutions

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Customer Service and Technical Support
  • Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Systems Development
  • Technology R&D