BOULDER, Colo., June 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Circadence® Corporation, a market leader in cybersecurity, was contracted for Persistent Cyber Training Environment (PCTE)’s first of five Cyber Innovation Challenges (CIC). Circadence was chosen out of numerous companies competing for the honor.
Circadence will help the PCTE Cyber Mission Force (CMF) build and hone skill sets to defeat evolving cyber threats across all military service branches. Upwards of 6,000 of PCTE’s Cyber Mission Force professionals will train using the PCTE platform, a culmination of technologies selected through the five Cyber Innovation Challenges.
Circadence’s flagship cybersecurity training and assessment platform Project Ares® and custom mission-builder application Orion provide professionals with immersive, persistent training exercises, and the ability to create new Battle Room environments and Missions defined within a cyber range. The utilization of real-time threat intelligence, machine learning and gamification to create real-world attack scenarios within these virtual cyber ranges is a winning combination, enabling cyber warriors to more effectively prepare for any emerging threat.
PCTE is intended to solve Department of Defense (DoD) gaps that include the capability to effectively plan, build and conduct CMF training. Each CIC event evaluates the performance of training platforms, including Project Ares, to evolve the PCTE program in order to best serve trainees.
Circadence® Corporation is a market leader in next generation cybersecurity education and training. Circadence provides the first fully immersive, AI-powered cybersecurity training and assessment platform for government and enterprise organizations. Leveraging 41 patents, Circadence’s solutions modernize outdated and largely generic cybersecurity training with an advanced online gaming platform that delivers persistent, immersive and true-to-life experiences that match and adapt to contemporary threat environments. For more information, visit www.circadence.com/.
Kristy Butler, Marketing and Communications Manager