SANS to Help Groom Orlando’s Next Generation of Information Security Business Leaders

  • Bethesda, MD
  • March 2, 2017

SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training, today announced the course line-up for SANS 2017 taking place April 7 – 14 in Orlando, Florida. Included among the more than 40 hands-on courses are several management courses designed to help information security professionals advance their careers.

According to Chris Crowley, a SANS Principal instructor and course author for SANS Management 517: Managing Security Operations: Detection, Response, and Intelligence, “SANS security management training equips security leaders with technical acumen and business savvy. The training demonstrates aligning security operations with your business’s needs. We show you the adversary’s interest in your organization’s assets and their successful techniques so you have strategic advantage. The knowledge from SANS management training empowers you to gain the trust of your organization’s leadership and to direct implementation of effective, non-disruptive security measures.”

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SANS 2017 will feature a stellar line-up of instructors, including some of the world’s top cyber security professionals. The event will include courses for those new to information security as well as highly seasoned professionals. Attendees can choose from several security management courses, including MGT512: SANS Security Leadership Essentials For Managers with Knowledge Compression(TM) and MGT514: IT Security Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership. These courses will offer actionable steps InfoSec professionals can take to successfully make the move to security business leader, including how to build and execute on their strategic plans.

For a complete list of courses, instructors and bonus evening discussions, or to register for SANS 2017, please visit: