Addressing the Cyber Skills Talent Shortage - TechNOW interview with Robert Kearney of MaxSys Released
April 3, 2015

Watch CATAAlliance's Chief Business Officer, Kevin Wennekes in his interview with Rob Kearney, Vice President Staffing and Consulting, MaxSys, in a discussion around the challenges many companies face in recruiting employees with specialized cyber security expertise and how companies such as MaxSys can help organizations avoid the potentially disastrous results that can occur when employing under-qualified talent.

Watch the interview here:  http://youtu.be/1Y2EP0_Q6oQ

A recurring theme resulting from the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance's (CATAAlliance) recent Cyber Security & Terrorism Forum was the need for skilled cyber security professionals and a perceived shortage of available talent. Numerous organizations felt susceptible to the perils of hiring under-qualified cyber security experts who are not equipped with the specialized skills and knowledge required to sufficiently address the rapidly-changing, high-risk environments that professionals in this field experience on the front lines of what is a global war.

For more information on MaxSys, please download this 2-page PDF brief: http://www.cata.ca/files/MaxSys_Backgrounder.pdf

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