There is a clear and growing need for information security specialist on a worldwide basis. Along with this, every organization is struggling to find talent and keep it but the skill sets are also a moving target as every day new threats and vulnerabilities are found and new cyber security countermeasures hit the market to address new risks. Just buying technology is no longer sufficient and relying on IT people, as generalist does not cover the need for specialization. New cloud services provide for beneficial cost savings but also these involve certain knowledge to operate. Finally outsourcing cyber security is a solution to many of the above but even then some personnel still needs to interact with the service providers so that the services are covering the needs of the company.
GES offers a number of educational programs that include e-learning, on-site courses, public courses and dedicated programs.