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SANS San Jose 2015
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(301) 654-SANS (7267)
SANS exceptional cybersecurity training comes to San Jose in July. We are pleased to invite you to SANS San Jose 2015, July 20-25. Are you ready to immerse yourself in the most intense computer training experience available anywhere? Do you need to become a more effective leader when implementing cybersecurity improvements for your organization? Do you need a more in-depth knowledge of the theory and implementation of computer security, virtualization, or securing your private cloud? This new event has been planned to meet your needs. Start making your plans now to attend SANS San Jose 2015! The SANS promise is that on your first day back at work after a SANS training, you will be able to put into practice the skills you learned. SANS instructors are experts at providing training that will keep that promise. Choose from 5-6 day courses, with their corresponding certifications, hands-on exercises, tips, and tricks you'll gain in the classroom for use in the workplace! Offered at SANS San Jose 2015 is a NEW course, SEC550: Active Defense, Offensive Countermeasures and Cyber Deception taught by Bryce Galbraith. Here is a brief description: SEC550: Active Defense, Offensive Countermeasures and Cyber Deception is based on the Active Defense Harbinger Distribution live Linux environment funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). This virtual machine is built from the ground up for defenders to quickly implement Active Defenses in their environments. The course is very heavy with hands-on activities - we won't just talk about Active Defenses, we will work through labs that will enable you to quickly and easily implement what you learn in your own working environment. Here's what SANS alumni have said about the value of SANS training: "This is one of the best courses I have had to date and I feel like I have thousands of things to take back to my job." - Ryan Spencer, Reed Elsevier Inc. "I believe this is a very helpful course and provides a lot of supplemental materials, references, and concepts that will really save time and improve quality as someone creates a security awareness program." - Yvonne Bashor, Oregon Legislature "This course provides real-world content and perspectives, data, and tools. The instructor is very knowledgeable and is a great educator." - George Diolamou, Jacob's Engineering "No improvement necessary... The course had very clear and easy to understand instruction with well-structured relevant content." - Geoffrey Davidson, QA Ltd For your accommodations, The Sainte Claire offers a special discounted rate of $211 S/D based on space availability. Government per diem rooms are available with proper ID. Simply call reservations and ask for the SANS government rate. These rates include high-speed Internet in your room and are only available thru June 25, 2015. Book your reservation now! The Sainte Claire is a genuine grand hotel situated in the heart of downtown San Jose. From the Sainte Claire website, "Across the street is the McEnery Convention Center and just steps away from the hotel are countless museums, restaurants and trendy shopping and nightlife on Santana Row. When you stay here you're in the perfect location and the perfect hotel." To follow or tweet about this event, use hashtag #SANSSanJose. Follow SANS at http://twitter.com/SANSInstitute Take a first-hand look at why SANS is the most trusted source in computer security training, certification, and research. Come see for yourself - register today for SANS San Jose 2015. http://www.sans.org/u/HP
- Register with discount code "EarlyBird15" and receive a discount of up to $400 for any 4-6 day course paid for by Wednesday, May 27, 2015. - Register with discount code "EarlyBird15" and receive a discount of up to $200 for any 4-6 day course paid for by Wednesday, June 17, 2015. - If the order is not paid by the early registration deadline the discount amount will automatically be reduced to the next valid early registration discount amount. - No refunds available after Wednesday, July 1, 2015.