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Cyberoam Ties Up with Business Driven Network Services (BDNS) as its Platinum Partner in KwaZulu Natal

South Africa, 16th June 2015

Sharing views over this tie-up, Prof. Dr. Shamsul Sahibuddin quoted, “We are aware of the security industries’ challenges and evolving threat landscape. Malaysia is one of the more mature markets in terms of its IT security infrastructure in the Asia Pacific Region. There is a high demand for engineers with corporate network security experience; as more organizations are now competing at the global level. SMBs are also investing in security as they are expected to follow varied regulatory requirements due to their increasing exposure to cyber threats. We believe that Cyberoam’s trainings on NGFW, UTM, WAF and Application Control are very pertinent in today’s scenario and will provide a strong employment opportunity to our students.”

This partnership gives further fillip to Cyberoam’s aggressive expansion activities in South Africa. It recently opened a new office in the country and has added to its local staff. The company is betting big on the South African cyber security market and with this partnership, it wants to further entrench its presence in the country. The African cyber security market is poised to be worth $2.32 billion by 2020 led by demand in countries like South Africa. This platinum partnership with BDNS, one of the leading system integrators in KwaZulu Natal, highlights Cyberoam’s commitment towards providing comprehensive security solutions to protect the country’s businesses from growing threats and vulnerabilities.

Commenting on this partnership with BDNS, Adrian Anema, Country Manager – South Africa, said, “BDNS is one of the foremost systems integrators in the region, and has a reputation for providing only the best and most comprehensive array of network security solutions and services to clients. We believe our top-of-the-line network security appliances, combined with BDNS’s experience and expertise in delivering network security solutions and service, will play a huge role in increasing our market share in South Africa.”

“We provide our clients with a complete package, including advice and consultancy, along with best of breed network security solutions and service tailored to their specific needs,” said Gavin Blunt – Technical Director of BDNS, “We see Cyberoam as a perfect fit because of their pedigree in network security, with a mature & vast security product portfolio, unique partner program and a long track record of delivering robust industry-firsts in network security solutions.”

Both Cyberoam and BDNS see this platinum partnership as a win-win for both parties. In BDNS, Cyberoam gets a partner who is perfectly positioned to help the company achieve its growth objectives; In Cyberoam, BDNS has found a company, whose best-in-class security products perfectly complement its solutions portfolio.

Cyberoam has a presence in more than 125 countries and has built up an excellent reputation as a network security vendor who strengthens the IT security of businesses with its award winning products. The comprehensive security offerings from Cyberoam have already made it a name to reckon with in the region and this partnership will see the company making further inroads in the network security market in South Africa.

About Cyberoam Technologies Private Limited
Cyberoam Technologies, a Sophos Company, is a global Network Security appliances provider, offering future-ready security solutions to physical and virtual networks in organizations with its Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) and Unified Threat Management (UTM) appliances. The virtual and hardware Cyberoam Central Console appliances offer Centralized Security Management options to organizations, while Cyberoam iView allows intelligent logging and reporting with one-of-their-kind, in-depth reports. Cyberoam is accredited with prestigious global standards and certifications like EAL4+, CheckMark UTM Level 5 Certification, ICSA Labs, IPv6 Gold logo, and is a member of the Virtual Private Network Consortium. For more information, please visit www.cyberoam.com

About Business Driven Network Services (BDNS)
BDNS, one of the leading names in system integration, was established in 2008 by industry veterans, with the primary aim of providing network and security solutions customised to meet the operational needs of organsations. The company recognizes that every business has different operational and continuity needs, and, therefore, believes in delivering services and solutions that perfectly fit the specific requirements of a business. For more information, please visit http://www.bdns.co.za

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