Kalai Kandasamy, a Sr. Network Engineer for NetCentrics, and Colby Proffitt, a Sr. Analyst for NetCentrics, recently co-authored an article titled, “7 Skills Federal Cyber Pros Need to Know”. The article, featured by NextGov, highlights seven cyber skills that will likely be in high demand in 2018 and beyond, largely on account of advances in AI, automation, and machine learning.
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Loilette Loderick, a Sr. IA and Web Application Engineer for NetCentrics, recently presented the keynote address at the 2017 National Conference on Girls’ Education in Kingston, Jamaica. The conference theme, “Seeing Tomorrow: Thriving in a Cyber World” was designed to allow attendees the opportunity to engage in discussions around cybersecurity from a social perspective – from the long-term implications of participation on various social media platforms, to the ways attendees can leverage the training and certification programs available online.