Download this annual survey from the SANS Institute to gain insights from active SOC managers and analysts around best practices for running a SOC.
Key observations include:
- The SIEM continues to be the central operating system of the SOC with many respondents citing the SIEM as one of the top technologies/tools for new hires to be familiar with
- Staff composition, hiring, and retention hinder full utilization of SOC capabilities and there is a strong need for automation to address staffing challenges
- SOC managers who can show connections from increased investment in the SOC to improvements in business-relevant metrics are in the best position to benefit from increased spending on cybersecurity
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