Surviving the Technical Security Skills Crisis

Managed security services can help bridge the gap


Is a lack of expert IT security staff and skills leaving your organization exposed?

Mind the gap If so, you’re not alone—92% of security decision-makers report that staffing issues are contributing to heightened levels of risk. And the situation is only getting worse, say participants in a survey conducted by Forrester Consulting and commissioned by IBM. To bridge the gap, forward-thinking security leaders are looking to new solutions and approaches, including partnering with managed security services providers (MSSPs).
Read the survey report for Forrester’s key recommendations on preparing for a future where technical skills are in even higher demand than today.


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  • Michael Montecillo

    Michael Montecillo

    Managed Security Services Threat
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    Global Technology Services
    IBM
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