SANS is looking forward to an exciting kickoff of 2013 with SANS Security East 2013 in the "Big Easy" on January 16-23. Start the year off right by choosing from eleven outstanding, cutting-edge courses presented by our top-rated instructors. Now is the time to improve your information security skills and laissez les bons temps rouler!
The following lineup of courses, including our new Security 575: Mobile Device Security and Ethical Hacking and Security 579: Virtualization and Private Cloud Security, will bring you the best security training ever! Don't miss our special events and bonus evening presentations where we'll share the latest threats and much more.
Complete your SANS training experience with a GIAC certification attempt! Eight of our five- and six-day courses offered at SANS Security East 2013 are associated with a GIAC Certification. Put the skills you'll learn to practical use and join nearly 44,000 GIAC certified professionals who make the Cybersecurity industry safe! View the GIAC Roadmap for more information and register for your certification attempt today.
The SANS Technology Institute (STI) offers a Master's Degree in Information Security Management and Master's Degree in Information Security Engineering. Many of the courses offered at SANS Security East 2013 will count towards one of these Master's Degree programs once you apply for admission. Don't miss the opportunity to take courses that will advance your education toward a Master's Degree in your field. Join the STI Cohort 2013-1 and start your Master's Degree at SANS Security East 2013.
Here's what recent SANS Security East 2012 alumni had to say about their training:
Sec401 is the perfect way to dive right into the very basic yet crucial parts of security. A must for anyone running a network or series of networks.Ralph Maravola, NES Associates
The labs helped to reinforce the day's course material. They were very helpful and let me know that if I had problems or questions during the labs that I could ask for additional assistance if required.Tim Reed, MARFORCOM G-2
Wealth of knowledge contained, instructor (Ed Skoudis) is incredible. I could absorb his knowledge for days...months...years.Cory Flynn, Firewall Experts
Got SANS? I love this stuff. I am a believer...Now, if I can just convince my bosses to do it!Bill Coffey, Shaw AFB
SANS Security East 2013 is once again being hosted at the Sheraton New Orleans on Canal Street, bordering the French Quarter. You will be right in the heart and spirit of this great city where the city's major attractions and the Mississippi River are literally right outside the hotel's door. A special discounted rate of $189 S/D will be honored based on space availability through December 23, 2012. Government per diem rooms are available with proper ID; you will need to call reservations and ask for the SANS government rate. These rates include high-speed Internet in your room.
From the Sheraton you can tour the Mississippi, walk Bourbon Street, visit a plantation, shop at Riverwalk Marketplace or Canal Place, take a swamp tour, see the Aquarium of the Americas, and learn about New Orleans rich and unique history. The dining in New Orleans is legendary along with the unforgettable live music. This city is a fabulous destination with something of interest for everyone! While Fat Tuesday is February 12, the Mardi Gras parade season begins January 19. Three parades are scheduled during our conference dates. View the parade schedule.
Make your 2013 training plans now and register today for SANS Security East 2013 - we are looking forward to meeting you in New Orleans!