What Skills are Needed When Building Out a Security Operations Center?

Building an in-house Security Operations Center (SOC) is no simple feat. Required components include:

  • A team of at least 8 security analysts to provide data analysis on a 24x7 basis
  • Active intelligence and threat intelligence capabilities
  • Data storage and normalization
  • Incident response plans
  • Ecosystem to maintain SOC analysts’ skillset and expertise

The Alert Logic Security Operations Center (SOC) provides 24x7 security intelligence monitoring by GIAC-certified security analysts and using state-of-the-art technology. View this video to learn more about the time and capital expenditure that can be saved through Alert Logic solutions.