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James Yaple


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IT Specialist, Department of Veterans Affairs


25 years experience in information technology


Austin, TX

About James

I am an IT performance and capacity engineer with extensive experience with IT and data centers with the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Articles by James

3 years ago

VA providing training funds to Vets affected by Pandemic

Veterans who lost their jobs due to the pandemic can apply to the Veteran Rapid Retraining Assistance Program through the...

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James's Recent Answers

one year ago

Are there any coders who can mentor me in Angular and Java (Spring)

LinkedIn Learning has lost of courses you could start with today. Typical cost is about $250/year but if it gets...

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2 years ago

I want to start a photography business need suggestions and help?

A good starting place is creating (or starting) a business plan. Lots of materials online. If you are starting from...

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3 years ago

Prior Air Force member looking for opportunites in Cyber security (Austin, TX area)

Search Austin/TX jobs at, Liberty ITS and Booz-Allen. If you see one that matches well let me...

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3 years ago

Salesforce Career

Daniel, Veterans Affairs is a SalesForce consumer. Check contract companies. I found this link that had SalesForce openings. Most of...

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4 years ago

If I'm looking at getting into corporate security (CSO or executive management) how necessary are certifications like ASIS Certified Protection Professional, or similar certifications?

Certifications are really popular for IT work, especially in security. For comparison, I earned my BS degree in 1998. I earned...

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