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StarTech.com University

StarTech University offers computer enthusiasts and IT professionals a chance to learn more about new technologies and innovations in the IT world. Take some time to review the material, then pass the exam to earn your printable certificate for each course.

Course 1: Hard-to-Find Parts

Learn about I/O cards and connectivity products, how they are used and the technical solutions and applications in which they are used.
Topics: Hard-to-Find, Adapters, Converters, I/O Cards

Course 2: SCSI School

SCSI School is the finest center for the training and development of up-and-coming SCSI scholars.
Topics: SCSI, SCA/RAID, Cables, Terminators, Adapters

Course 3: Audio/Video

Learn about Audio/Video products like cables, converters, splitters, switches and how they can be used to solve complicated A/V applications.
Topics: A/V, Digital Signage, Point-of-Sale

Course 4: Specialized Cables

Learn about specialized cables and how they can be used to complete unique and complex solutions.
Topics: Custom, Specialized, Industrial

Course 5: DisplayPort

Learn about the DisplayPort standard, and some of the features and benefits this cutting edge technology has to offer.
Topics: DisplayPort, Adapters, Applications, Features and Benefits

Course 6: SuperSpeed USB 3.0

Learn about the newest revision to the USB interface standard, the capability that USB 3.0 offers, and what prompted its arrival.
Topics: History of USB, The Need for USB 3.0, USB 3.0 speed & compatibility, USB 3.0 Plugs and Receptacles, USB 3.0 Device Availability

Course 7: PoweredUSB

Learn more about the PoweredUSB extension to the Universal Serial Bus connectivity standard.
Topics: Powered USB vs. Conventional USB, Digital Point-of-Sale, Powered USB availability

Course 8: Digital Signage

Learn about some of the advantages of digital signage in a variety of applications, including educational, entertainment and retail environments...
Topics: Definition of Digital Signage, Benefits of Digital Signage, Digital Signage Hardware

Course 9: Thunderbolt

Learn about some of the features and capabilities of the new Thunderbolt I/O interface.
Topics: What is Thunderbolt?, Speed and Scalability, Dual Protocol Operation, Broad Compatibility