Supporting the next generation cyber workforce
Stafford, VA, June 11, 2020 – Precision Digital Forensics, Inc. (PDFI) (www.pdf-i.com), a leading service disabled veteran owned small business providing defensible digital forensic solutions, announced today its participation as a key strategic partner and sponsor of the Cyber Bytes Foundation, which exists to establish and sustain a unique Cyber Ecosystem to accelerate the development of a strong Cyber workforce and support community outreach programs creating synergy through Education, Research, and Innovation.
Both PDFI and the Cyber Bytes Foundation are located in Quantico Corporate Center, Stafford, VA, just outside of the south gate to Quantico Marine Corps Base. The Cyber Security Center of Excellence (later renamed the Quantico Cyber Hub) is the largest center for cyber security located within a HUBZone in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Opportunities abound in this truly collaborative environment, from research and innovation, education and training to workforce solutions supporting current national security cyber initiatives. “The training and certification programs are designed to make the entire range of cyber certifications more accessible to companies throughout the region,” said Kenneth L. Williams, Director of the Cyber Education and Training Academy. “We offer cutting edge training provided by InfoSec and industry experts right onsite in Quantico.”
PDFI CEO and Founder, Clayton D Schilling commented, “PDFI fully supports this kind of private/public industry partnership designed to build and educated the next generation cyber workforce through innovation and outreach.”
About Precision Digital Forensics, Inc. (PDFI)
PDFI is the leading service disabled veteran owned small business (SDVOSB) providing high-quality digital forensic data collection and processing services for investigations, litigations, eDiscovery, and cyberspace projects. PDFI also help organizations manage physical and electronic digital evidence and navigate the challenges of accrediting a forensics program.
About Cyber Bytes Foundation
The Cyber Bytes Foundation and its new Quantico Cyber Hub offers an interdisciplinary environment in which government entities (federal/local, defense, intelligence, and law enforcement), academia, and corporate entities (finance, manufacturing, infrastructure, and commerce) collaborate to identify, solve, and transfer to the workforce essential innovation and training that improves the capacity of the entire cyber ecosystem to protect and respond to current and emerging cyber threats. Its premier center, located in Stafford, VA, will provide training, research, and facilities that will support this collaborative mission. The center is the project of the Cyber Bytes Foundation, a Virginia-based nonprofit organization.