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Sometimes customers need extra security expertise for a short time – either for a special project, or to cover a staffing shortage. Security solution providers may offer short-term IT security staff as a service to their customers. Security staff augmentation, as it’s called, can be a profitable extension of your business plan.In this Patrolling the Channel podcast, SearchSecurityChannel.com spoke to Gordon Shevlin, executive vice president of vendor relations at Kansas City, Missouri-based Fishnet Security Inc. Fishnet has been offering security staff augmentation for a few years now, and they recently added an executive-level security staff augmentation offering. Shevlin shared details about his company’s security staff augmentations, and talked about the lessons Fishnet has learned from the experience.