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Miami Dade College and Cyberbit Announce Opening of New Cyber Range Training Facility


Powered by the Cyberbit Range platform, new hyper-realistic cyber
range at the Cybersecurity Center of the Americas
addresses cybersecurity skills gap and equips graduates,
organizations and practitioners with the skills required to combat
today's threats

., a world leading provider of cybersecurity simulation and IT/OT
detection and response platforms, and Miami
Dade College
(MDC), today announced the opening of the MDC Cyber
Range training facility at the new state-of-the-art Cybersecurity
Center of the Americas at MDC
. The only one of its kind in
the region
and powered by the Cyberbit
platform, this cybersecurity training center will provide
hands-on cybersecurity training to students, organizations and
cybersecurity professionals, to fill the ever-increasing number of open
cybersecurity positions. The Cybersecurity Center of the Americas
will officially open at 11 a.m., ET
on Wednesday, Aug. 22, at
MDC's Wolfson Campus. MDC's President Dr. Eduardo J. PadrónAdi
Dar, CEO of Cyberbit
and others will deliver remarks.

"Companies always value graduates with work experience, but in the world
of cybersecurity its importance is tenfold," said Antonio
Delgado, Dean of Engineering, Technology and Design, at Miami Dade
"The Cyberbit Range is a cutting-edge environment that will
help students and professionals gain valuable experience facing
real-life cyberattacks."

Hands-on cyber range simulation is becoming the de-facto approach for
cyber training. Cyberbit pioneered this approach, recently
a U.S. $30 million investment from Claridge Israel to
accommodate the rising demand for its Cyberbit Range product. As the
leading provider of cyber ranges, Cyberbit has led the charge in
partnering with innovative higher education institutions to train
skilled cyber experts. To-date, Cyberbit has partnered with dozens of
higher education institutions, enterprises and service providers to open
training facilities based on its Cyberbit Range technology. These
ranges, operating in the U.S., Europe, Asia and Australia, provide
students, cybersecurity practitioners and organizations with the
cybersecurity training and resources they need to develop the skills
required to combat today's threats.

Cybersecurity is one of the fastest growing new information technology
professions, with demand far outpacing supply. There are currently more
than 200,000 unfilled cybersecurity positions in the U.S. alone, and
that number is expected to continue to rise. Recognizing this need, MDC
partnered with Cyberbit to help students, Florida-based organizations
and cybersecurity practitioners obtain the highest level of skills
needed for careers in cybersecurity. MDC's new Cybersecurity Center of
the Americas offers the most advanced technology and will pave the way
for a new generation of cybersecurity experts. As the nation's largest,
campus-based institution of higher education, the center features the
state-of-the-art MDC Cyber Range, the first of its kind in the region.

"With over 12,000 unfilled cybersecurity jobs in Florida alone, this new
center will have a huge impact on both the cyber resilience and economy
of the region," said Adi Dar, CEO at Cyberbit. "We are
rapidly rolling out our hyper-realistic cybersecurity training and
simulation platform, which enables trainees to experience true-to-life
cyberattack scenarios and practice responding to them, at institutions
of higher education across North America."

The MDC Cyber Range will support MDC's important initiative to grow
cybersecurity competency in Florida and help fill thousands of open
cybersecurity positions in the region and nationwide. The college will
expand cyber education available to students and prepare them for
careers in one of the country's fastest growing technical professions.
In addition, the facility will offer hands-on training, certification
and assessment for commercial and public-sector organizations in Florida.

To learn more about Cyberbit's Cyberbit Range platform, please
visit the Cyberbit
Range Web Page
or email

About Cyberbit

Cyberbit provides a consolidated detection and response platform that
protects an organization's entire attack surface across IT, OT and IoT
networks. Cyberbit products have been forged in the toughest
environments on the globe and include: endpoint detection and response
powered by behavioral analysis, security automation, orchestration and
response (SOAR), ICS/SCADA security (OT security), and the world's
leading cyber range for simulated cyber training. Since founded in
mid-2015 Cyberbit's products were rapidly adopted by enterprises,
governments, academic institutions and MSSPs around the world. Cyberbit
is a subsidiary of Elbit Systems (NASDAQ:ESLT) and has offices in
Israel, the US, Europe, and Asia.

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About Miami Dade College

Miami Dade College is the nation's largest, campus-based institution of
higher education with an undergraduate enrollment of more than 165,000
students. It is also the nation's top producer of Associate in Arts and
Science degrees and awards more degrees to minorities than any other
college or university in the country. The college's eight campuses offer
more than 300 distinct degree pathways including several baccalaureate
degrees in biological sciences, engineering, data analytics, information
systems technology, education, public safety, supervision and
management, nursing, physician assistant studies, film and others. MDC
is the recipient of top national awards. As Democracy's College, MDC
changes lives through accessible, high quality-teaching and learning
experiences. It houses the Miami Culinary Institute, the Miami Animation
& Gaming International Complex, the Miami Fashion Institute, the
Eig-Watson School of Aviation, the Idea Center, the School of Advance
Studies, the New World School of the Arts, to name a few. MDC has been
named among the nation's "Great Colleges to Work For" by The
Chronicle of Higher Education.
The College embraces its
responsibility to serve as an economic, cultural, and civic leader for
the advancement of our diverse global community. Its alumni and
employees contribute more than $6 billion annually to the local economy,
and MDC graduates occupy top leadership positions in every major
industry. MDC is also renowned for its rich cultural programming. It is
home of the Miami Book Fair, Miami Film Festival, the MDC Live!
Performing Arts Series, the National Historic Landmark Miami Freedom
Tower, the Tower Theater, Dyer Building, Koubek Center Mansion and
Gardens, the Lynn and Louis Wolfson II Florida Moving Image Archives, a
sculpture park and a large art gallery system. MDC has admitted more
than 2,000,000 students and counting, since it opened its doors in 1960.
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