FishNet Security to Offer Inaugural Multi-Vendor Training Event in Las Vegas to IT Security Professionals

Five-day iSWAT Event at Hard Rock Hotel to Provide Industry Training & Certification on Leading IT Security Solutions

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — (Marketwire – June 5, 2012) — FishNet Security, the leading information security provider in North America, announced today it will be presenting Information Security Warrior Authorized Training (iSWAT) courses and certification at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas on Sept. 17-21. This is the largest multi-vendor training event ever held by the security solutions provider.

“We’ve been providing information security training services for many years and have proudly trained thousands of IT security professionals during that time,” said Barry Cooper, director of Training Services at FishNet Security, which delivers its solutions to a majority of Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies. “By offering this special week-long multi-vendor training event in Las Vegas, FishNet Security is building on its rich tradition as an IT security training leader.”

Some courses will be led by FishNet Security trainers certified in vendor solutions, while other courses will be led by vendor trainers. Among the many benefits of the training event:

  • Nationally recognized instructors
  • Presentations by industry-leading security experts
  • Multi-vendor training program
  • Opportunity to network with industry leaders and fellow professionals
  • Career growth planning
  • Certification vouchers
  • Reduced costs as a result of a single training event in one location

Early Bird Savings
If participants register by Aug. 1, they save $600 on their course fee by entering the promo code “warrior” at checkout. Every course fee covers hotel, breakfast, lunch and three special dinner events.

In addition, corporate and federal group savings packages are available when registering five or more attendees. To find out more information about the iSWAT and possible discounts, please visit or call FishNet Security Training Services at 816-701-3329.

Training Tops List for Security Investment
Security training is a top priority for IT professionals, according to FishNet Security’s Survey of Security and Data Breach Trends for 2012, which found that more than a third (34 percent) of respondents expect security training to be the main area of security services investment this year, followed by security consulting (26 percent) and mobile security (24 percent). Managed security came in at No. 4 (16 percent) of the choices from the survey question, “What security services do you plan to invest in during 2012?”

About FishNet Security
FishNet Security is the No. 1 provider of information security solutions that combine technology, services, support and training. Since 1996, the company has enabled clients to manage risk, meet compliance requirements and reduce costs while maximizing security effectiveness and operational efficiency. FishNet Security is committed to information security excellence and has a track record of delivering quality solutions to over 5,000 clients nationwide. For more information about FishNet Security, visit, and