Home to some of the world’s most impressive Information Security companies, Georgia is among the top three states in the nation for information security.

More than 25% of the worldwide security revenue market share is generated by companies in Georgia (Where Georgia Leads, Gartner, Inc. 2011).

The state offers a strong Information Security cluster, IBM (acquired ISS), Verizon Business (acquired Cybertrust), Dell (acquired Secureworks) and is home to more than 115 information security companies.

Georgia companies employ more than 10,000 network and computer systems engineers, offering a robust talent pool. Software and IT services represent 27% of Georgia’s tech employment sector (Where Georgia Leads 2011).