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Cyber Defense Initiative® 2019


Dec 10 - 17 | Washington, DC
  • 35+ Cyber Security Courses
  • “The wide variety of excellent courses, at-night talks and NetWars make this an excellent training opportunity.” - Lee Neely, LLNL
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    San Francisco Fall 2019


    Sept 23 - 28 | San Francisco, CA
  • Seven Cyber Security Courses
  • Course Topics: Cyber Defense, Cloud Security, Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing, Digital Forensics, Security Management
  • “It gave me a very completed and comprehensive security picture which is very relevant to my job.” - Chen Weiqing, Microsoft
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    Simulcast

    Simulcast is live streaming content directly from a SANS classroom to you, and real-time interaction with the moderator, peers, and teaching assistants. It includes four months of access to labs, Subject-Matter Expert support, and lecture archives.
     

    SIEM Summit & Training

  • Two days of in-depth SIEM Summit talks covering practical techniques for improving the value of your data and corresponding analysis
  • Closely aligned, immersive information security courses, including SEC555: SIEM with Tactical Analytics
  • Evening networking events, Cyber Defense NetWars, and SIEM NetWars
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    SANS is the most trusted and by far the largest source for information security training in the world. We offer training through several delivery methods - live & virtual, classroom-style, online at your own pace or webcast with live instruction, guided study with a local mentor, or privately at your workplace where even your most remote colleagues can join in via Simulcast. Our computer security courses are developed by industry leaders in numerous fields including cyber security training, network security, forensics, audit, security leadership, and application security. Courses are taught by real-world practitioners who are the best at ensuring you not only learn the material, but that you can apply it immediately when you return to the office. All of SANS security courses are also offered at a government customer's desired location. In addition to top-notch training, we offer certification via GIAC, an affiliate of the SANS Institute featuring over 35 hands-on, technical information security certifications in information security, a Master's Degree program through SANS Technology Institute graduate school, as well as numerous free security resources including newsletters, whitepapers and webcasts.