Deal to offer IT and data protection in Kuwait, GCC
KUWAIT: Qualitynet, Kuwait’s #1 ICT, Data Communications & Internet Services Provider yesterday announced its signing of an agreement with QUADRON Cyber Security Ltd, a European Consulting House specialized in Cyber Security and Data Protection. The agreement brings together two well established IT, Data & Cyber Security and Services companies that can offer top notch testing, analysis and protection from the growing threats the cyber world is facing in the GCC region. Mohammad Al-Nusif, CEO – Qualitynet stated the Cyber Security in the GCC region is a growing concern, with many Government bodies including the Kuwait Government stepping up its focus on Information & Systems Security.
“Qualitynet has placed substantial investments in Data Centre & Network Security over the past decade. We are happy that both the Government’s and our strategy in physical and IT security is lining up” said Mohammad. According to industry research data, the Middle East is a key focus of Cyber attackers. There are significant investments allocated into IT over the region, but with substantial room for improvement in security spending, awareness, behavior and knowledge. QUADRON brings its expertise in a highly regulated environment and extensive international references combined with the widest range of IT security services to Qualitynet, who has the leading position in the Kuwaiti market with experienced staff and a state-of-the-art network.
“Together with QUADRON, we aim to help people and organizations, by providing flexible and scalable cyber and data security solutions on individual, local level or across borders if needed” added Mohammed. Peter Gulyas, CEO – CEE&ME, stressed on QUADRON’s commitment to invest into the long term trustful partnership with Qualitynet. “With the goal of growing together on a regional level, we are focused on transferring our technical knowledge, experience and expertise to Kuwait and the GCC region, in order to support companies and markets to be more secure and protected against external and internal threats in cyberworld” said Peter.
During the first 6 months of the cooperation, both companies have committed to allocate significant resources on the ground in Kuwait in the form of well experienced and qualified security experts, who will help understand the detailed needs of the customer base and offer the best possible solution. Qualitynet has successfully implemented QUADRON security solutions across its facilities, and together will offer solutions for everything from Information Security awareness, Risk & Vulnerability Assessment, Penetration Testing, Policy review/ preparation/ update and Information Security Risk Analysis among others. QUADRON Cybersecurity Ltd is a European Consulting House specialized in Cyber Security and Data Protection. QUADRON’s capability matrix and product/service catalogue allows its experts to step into any phase of a business lifecycle and security strategy supporting the business owners and decision makers.