February 13, 2013, Norcross GA – Mary Hester CEO of LAN Systems was on an expert Cyber Security panel at Cisco Systems hosted by DeVry University last evening.
The program Atlanta Know How for a New Tomorrow Summit was created to inform the public about the gap between the supply and demand for knowledgeable workers in the U.S. The future prosperity of the U.S. is dependent on preparing people for careers of the new economy. This event on Cyber Security covered the topic from the latest technology to current best practices and training of essential personnel. Cyber security is one of the most growing Information Technology fields.
“This is an extremely important field,” said Mary Hester, LAN Systems CEO. “We have cyber security needs in every industry that must be filled. The urgency is detailed in the Presidential Cybersecurity Executive Order unveiled in last night’s State of the Union address.”
DeVry and Cisco Systems are technology-focused companies that share the common goal of creating education opportunities that will in turn elevate technology careers.
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About DeVry University
Founded in 1931, DeVry Universityis one of the largest, private sector universities in North America, with more than 74,000 students enrolled in the United Statesand Canada. The university’s mission is to foster student learning through high-quality, career-oriented education integrating technology, business, science and the arts. DeVry Universityis institutionally accredited by The Higher Learning Commissionof the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, www.ncahlc.org. DeVry University, a part of DeVry Inc. (NYSE: DV), is based in Downers Grove, Ill. For more information about DeVry University, find us on Twitter @DeVryUniv, Facebook /DEVRYUNIVERSITY or visit newsroom.devry.edu.