Cyberoam Press Releases


Ahmedabad, India, 15 January 2008

Cyberoam, the innovator of Identity-based Unified Threat Management (UTM) appliances announced expansion of its channel in United Arab Emirates with the appointment of Haris-Al-Afaq as a distributor for the Kingdom. The partnership aims to ensure availability and adoption of Cyberoam products on a wider scale in UAE market.

Haris-Al-Afaq has a decade long track record of selling security solutions of some of the top-notch companies and engages a vast network covering the whole of the Arabian Peninsula, Iraq and East Africa and the Indian subcontinent.

Excited at the tie-up Mr. Arun Mukerji, Director, Haris Al-Afaq. said, “Cyberoam has already established itself as a successful UTM brand in UAE. We are proud to be associated Cyberoam. It is an innovative company offering unmatched performance & reduced TCO through its identity based security.”

He further added, “We expect to increase our market reach and address network security needs for businesses in the region by making Cyberoam products extensively available”

“With the appointment of Haris Al-Afaq, we have found a distributor to trengthen our distribution network, I am sure the tie up will help us to strengthen Cyberoam UTM in the fast growing UAE security market.”, says Mr. Harish Chib, VP- New Business Development Cyberoam.”

About Cyberoam
Cyberoam Identity-based UTM appliances offer comprehensive protection against existing and emerging Internet threats, including viruses, worms, Trojans, spyware, phishing, pharming and more. Cyberoam delivers the complete range of security features such as stateful inspection firewall, VPN, gateway anti-virus, gateway anti-malware, gateway anti-spam, intrusion prevention system, content filtering in addition to bandwidth management and multiple link management over a single platform. Cyberoam offers robust Internet security to corporations, educational institutions and government organizations worldwide, and its solutions are certified by the West Coast Labs with CheckMark UTM Level 5 Certification, ICSA Lab, an independent division of Verizon Business, and the Virtual Private Network Consortium. Cyberoam has also received the 2007 Global Excellence Awards for Integrated Security Appliance, Security Solution for Education and Unified Security, and the 2007 Tomorrow’s Technology Today Award for Unified Security. Cyberoam has offices in the Newburyport, MA and India. For more information, please visit

About Haris-Al-Afaq
Since 1968, Haris al Afaq has been providing a wide range of technical products to the Electrical, Chemical, Instrumentation and IT industries of the UAE and Gulf region. The Instrumentation Division of HAA specializes in the distribution and support of IT Network Security products, software and services, Monitoring and Analysis tools as well as physical Testing and Measurement products. For more information, visit

About Elitecore Technologies
Elitecore Technologies Limited is the global provider of Cyberoam UTM appliances. Elitecore’s other divisions include Crestel Convergent Billing Solution that meets the voice, data, video billing and customer care requirements of Tier-1 service providers and 24online Billing and Bandwidth Management Solution for hotels, hotspots and Internet service providers. Elitecore has a strong R&D base and support center in India; it has sustained a healthy growth rate of over 100% since inception. For more information, please visit

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