GREENBELT, Md., Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cybrary, the leading free, online crowdsourced cybersecurity and IT learning platform, announced today that it has been named the gold winner for the Best Cybersecurity Education Provider for the third consecutive year.
The 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards honors individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation, and leadership in information and cybersecurity. Winners are determined by the strength of each nomination and by popular vote from members of the information security community.
"We are extremely honored to be recognized by the 2018 Cybersecurity Awards as the Best Cybersecurity Education Provider for the third year in a row," said Ralph Sita, CEO and Co-Founder of Cybrary. "This award validates our mission to provide users with the most up-to-date and relevant cyber and IT content available today."
Since launching in 2015, Cybrary has become the largest online cybersecurity platform with more than 1.5 million users from around the globe and thousands more joining every day. Cybrary has delivered more than 250 million minutes of free cybersecurity training on over 2,500 topics that can be accessed from anywhere, at any time, by anyone.
"Not only does the Cybrary platform empower users to begin their cyber careers through free learning, but it also helps further develop knowledgeable professionals who are needed to solve the growing cyber talent gap," added Kathie Miley, Chief Operating Officer of Cybrary. "Our platform also prepares organizations be better protected against emerging cyber threats by educating their employees on critical cybersecurity topics."
The company continues to actively work to fill the gap between open cyber security and IT positions and experienced practitioners.
Cybrary is a crowdsourced cyber security and IT learning and certification preparation platform. Its ecosystem of people, companies, content, and technologies converge to create an ever-growing catalog of online courses and experiential tools that provide IT and cyber security learning opportunities to anyone, anywhere, anytime. Visit www.cybrary.it to learn more.