Smartworld commits to IT security
Smartworld is strongly focused on fostering digital growth in the region by bringing high value security offerings to the market
SMARTWORLD, an Etisalat and Dubai South joint venture company, showcased its latest advancements in IT security and deployments in projects across the Middle East GITEX Technology Week 2016.
During GITEX, Smartworld highlighted a number of its offerings, including its Open and Equal Access Gigabit Passive Optical Network, and its Cyber Security Centre, which is in partnership with The Kernal.
The Centre is in line with the vision of the UAE's technological advancements and aims to provide advanced security monitoring and cyber threat management to companies across the government and private sector.
Abdulqader Obaid Ali, chief executive officer, Smartworld, said: "Smartworld is strongly focused on fostering digital growth in the region by bringing high value offerings to the UAE market, toward which there have been a couple of major initiatives in the last few months. GITEX Technology Week, a key global event that marks presence of leading ICT professionals, presents an ideal platform to generate awareness about our latest solutions to companies across the Middle East, which are much needed in light of the present day's dynamic and highly competitive business environment.
"Our experts will also highlight challenges and threats in the field of cyber security along with presenting ways to tackle these threats through the smart solutions offered by Smartworld during the GITEX Technology week," he added.