New York, NY (PRWEB) August 23, 2013
NetCom Learning, the innovative It and business training organization, presents a complimentary Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Presentation in Arlington, Virginia on Thursday, August 29th, 2013 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the NetCom Learning office located at 1100 North Glebe Road, Suite GR-3. The special guest speaker for the event is John Hackmeyer, expert in IT Security, who will provide a discussion on CISSP – The Best Defense is a Good Offense: The 21st Century Cyber Mindset. Complimentary refreshments of wine and cheese will be provided. There is no charge for the event, however RSVP’s are required as seating is limited.
“We are pleased to be able to offer this complimentary event featuring John Hackmeyer,” said Russell Sarder, CEO of NetCom Learning. “Information systems security is one of them most important issues of our time for companies, multinational organizations and the military. This presentation is timely and should be of interest to anyone involved in information technology security,” said Sarder.
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) is a designation provided by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium or otherwise known as ISC². CISSP certification is held by more than 88672 individuals around the world as of August 2013 according to ISC². The certification is recognized by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD), the U.S. National Security Agency and meets the ANSIISSO/IEC Standard 17024:2003 for accreditation.
Holders of the CISSP certification possess knowledge in the areas of risk management, mobile security, cloud computing, and application development security. In addition to training, and passing the CISSP certification exam individuals must have more than five years of experience in two specified areas of IT security covering including access control, network security, risk management, software development security, cryptography, security architecture, disaster recovery, legal compliance, environmental security and operations security. The types of jobs held by CISSP holders include Security Auditor, Security Analyst, Chief Information Security Officer, Director of Security, Network Architect, Security Consultant, Security Manager, IT Director, Security Systems Engineer and IT Manager.
The featured speaker for the CISSP Presentation is John Hackmeyer, a NetCom Learning Instructor, and owner of ELearning Development Company, which focuses on design, security education services and development and CyberCrocodile delivering live instructional courses on CISSP. Hack as he likes to be called is a globally recognized instructor in the area of information security. Prior to the creation of CyberCrocodile, Hack spent nearly a decade as a security systems engineer for companies such as: Intermedia Communications, Riptech, Symantec, and Websense. He has also worked as a consultant in security solutions for government agencies, the U.S. Department of Defense, and Fortune 500 companies. Mr. Hackmeyer is also the creator of the popular educational methodology Conceptual Linking ®. Hack holds multiple certifications including CCDA, CCNA, CCSA, CEH, CISSP, CISM, and CompTIA Security+.
This event includes a sneak peek at NetCom's acclaimed hands-on training program: CISSP Training Course.
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To learn more about the event, visit: http://www.netcomlearning.com/webinars/123321/Wine-and-Cheese--CISSP-Presentation-The-Best-Defense-is-a-Good-Offense-The-21st-Century-Cyber-Mindset-training.html?WebinarID=216?advid=412 .
To register for the upcoming complimentary presentation on CISSP, go to: http://mkt.netcomlearning.com/CISSPevent-DC-08-29.html .
About NetCom Learning
NetCom Learning is an innovative leader in IT, business and executive training to companies, individuals, and government agencies. Since its inception in 1998, NetCom Learning has trained over 80 percent of the Fortune 100, serviced over 45,500 business customers, and advanced the skills of more than 71,000 professionals through hands-on, expert-led training, with the organization maintaining an average instructor evaluation score of 8.6 out of 9. NetCom Learning was recognized by Microsoft Corporation as its Worldwide Training Partner of the Year and named thrice to Inc. Magazine's list of fastest growing private companies in America. The organization was also recently named to the 2012 Top 20 IT Training Companies by TrainingIndustry.com and was named "Company of the Year" by the American Business Awards.
The purpose of NetCom Learning is to promote the values of lifelong learning.