Control Solutions Technology Expert Mark Edmead Contributes to ISACA CISM Review Manual

December 05, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Technology News
NEW YORK, NY – December 05, 2007 – Control Solutions International today announced that Mark Edmead, West Coast IT Practice Director, has been acknowledged as a key contributor to the 2008 edition of the Certified Information Security Manager (CISM®) Review Manual published by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA®). An international team of ISACA member volunteers contribute their expertise to ensure the technical content and effectiveness of each year’s review manual.

In the three decades since its inception, ISACA has become a pace-setting global organization for information governance, control, security and audit professionals. Its information systems auditing and control standards are followed by practitioners worldwide. The CISM Review Manual is an official reference guide designed to assist individuals in preparing for the Certified Information Security Manager examination. This certification – for individuals who manage, design, oversee and/or assess an enterprise’s information security – promotes international practices and provides executive management with assurance that those earning the designation have the required experience and knowledge to provide effective security management and consulting services.

Mr. Edmead has more than 28 years’ experience in computer systems architecture, information security and project management. As a consultant he has worked with a wide range of Fortune 1000 companies in the areas of information security and regulatory compliance, and he has helped to establish IT risk management departments for a number of large corporations. He was the editor of the SANS™ Institute’s Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Step-by-Step Guide. His credentials include Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA®), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) and Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP®).

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