SOC-Class: Building Security Operation Centers

SOC-class is offered for those seeking to build or mature a Cyber Security Operations Center. You should take this class to shorten the learning curve to excellence in your SOC.

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Brief Video Description (or on youtube)

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Upcoming and Registration Links

Registration Open:
Europe: Barcelona, Spain: May 26-28, 2020. Location TBD: Register
USA: Las Vegas, NV, USA: June 16-18, 2020. Caesars Palace: Register

Oceania: Australia, Fall, 2020: details forthcoming
Oceania: New Zealand, Fall, 2020: details forthcoming
USA: San Diego, Fall, 2020: details forthcoming

Attendee testimonials - Updates Mailing List

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High Level Description

Business orientation, use case development, hunting techniques
Functions of a SOC: monitoring, response, intelligence, metrics
Internal capability development and strategic outsourcing
Technology, process, and staff optimization
Steps to build a SOC, or assess an established SOC’s maturity

course outline: presentation - simple list
course detailed description: online presentation


If you cannot travel, and are looking for an online version, please visit Applied Network Defense to register.

Online version should be available late 2019.

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about the author - Christopher Crowley
Additional resources: YouTube Presentations - Slide Decks