Jake manages the development of labs and lab resources for the Academy. He has been a system administrator working with a wide variety of computing systems in large enterprise environments. A former army networking specialist, he has continued to work with networking, server builds, Linux administration, virtualization, application support, and programming. Tying these disciplines together has aided his work in integrating security in to IT systems engineering. Jake holds the Security+ and CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) certifications.