This course provides participants with fundamental knowledge of Perl. The course opens with an introduction to Perl, which includes lessons on literals, variables, string functions, conditionals, and loops.
Participants will then learn about data structures, input, and output. Lessons in this section will cover lists, command line input, file input and output, and hashing.
Lastly, the course will come to a close with a focus on subroutines and Regex. This covers arguments and return values, simple regular expressions, metacharacters and text manipulations.
I am CISSP certified and have been a consultant and CISSP trainer in the technology industry for the past 20 years. During that time, I worked as principal learning consultant for Symantec, webmaster for the FDA, cyber-warfare scenario developer, technical investigator and forensic analyst for a private security firm. My past government clients include all branches of the United States Military, the Department of Commerce, the IRS, the U.S. Custom and Immigration Service, the Executive Office of the President, and state and local governments in Maryland, Michigan, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. Some corporate clients include Guess, Inc., EMC, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin, and the Discovery Channel.