It seems that everyone in IT is getting certified for one thing or another. Organizations such as PMI offer certification programs and universities have tailored graduate programs for very specific facets of the industry. Even big corporations like Microsoft and CA offer training courses and certification programs on their own software. But does certification really help further your career? As far as we’ve come, we’re taking a step back to face the old issue of Education vs. Experience. And in the end. . . which is more important?