Through our partnership with NCCDC
, Raytheon not only provides financial support, volunteers, and expertise, but also a domain environment to create a realistic experience.
Red Lambda is proud to both sponsor this year's NCCDC
and provide volunteers to participate in the competition as Red Team members.
In 2014, Raytheon became the three-year title sponsor of NCCDC
, and will provide technical resources and employee volunteers to help promote the next generation of cyber defenders.
is a great competition that prepares students to join the security industry," said Chad Loder, co-founder and vice president of security solutions at Rapid7.
The CIAS is committed to establishing a pipeline of highly qualified students who are interested in pursuing cyber security careers," said Dwayne Williams, director of the NCCDC
Modeled from real world scenarios, the Raytheon NCCDC
was the first national cyber security competition designed to test how well college students operate and manage a network infrastructure similar to the networks found in the commercial sector.
is the national championship of many state level CCDC events, and so the competitors here are the best of the lot, ready to take on complex challenges.
We are honored that a company with Raytheon's credentials in cyber and STEM has joined us along with other commercial and government partners like the Department of Homeland Security, in promoting cyber security careers to college students around the country," said Dwayne Williams, director of NCCDC
We developed the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition to help develop the nation's cyber workforce, improve IA curriculums, and provide students with a way to hone both technical and soft skills," said Dwayne Williams , NCCDC
is designed to test how well students operate and manage a network infrastructure, similar to the networks found in the commercial sector.
Presented by Deloitte for the 2012 season, the NCCDC
pits teams of full-time college students from across the country against each other in an environment where cyber security skills are pushed to the limit.
Deloitte returns as NCCDC
sponsor to help support the demand for skilled cyber professionals