CIO Research |
Dear Information Security Professional,
My name is Brent Meyer, and I am currently studying to obtain an MTech:IT at Cape Peninsula University
of Technology. I am conducting a study to understand how South Africa information security professionals
make investment decisions for information security purposes.
Participation in this study is strictly voluntary. This means that your decision to participate in this
study will be respected. Your decision to participate will not be known to anyone. Each item included
in the study must be answered completely. If you feel that at any point in time you cannot answer an item,
you may stop and discontinue participation in the study.
There are no risks associated with participating in this study. The benefits of the study are that it may
contribute to the increased knowledge of the researcher and information security community within the South
There is no compensation associated with this study. You will not be paid to take part in this study.
There is an incentive to complete the study, but this will require completion of the questionnaire and
submission of your email address at the end for communication purposes.
The survey is confidential; the researcher will not use your information for any purposes outside of this
research project. In addition, the researcher will not include any identifying information in any reports
of the study.
The researcher can be contacted as follows:
Mobile: +27 84 600 0055
The researcherís faculty advisor is Dr Andre de la Harpe at Cape University of Technology. You are free
to contact the researcher with any questions.
The survey link is shown below; it can be typed in manually by going to the surveymonkey website and
connecting to the shortened URL path indicated below.
Thank you for taking part in this process.