BlackBerry, Giuliani Partners to combat cyber threats
Giuliani Partners will deploy BlackBerry Secure for its consulting services
BlackBerry has revealed that BlackBerry Secure has been chosen by Giuliani Partners to support the company's cybersecurity consulting services for government and enterprise customers.
The partnership will see Giuliani Partners take advantage of BlackBerry's knowledge in secure mobile communications technology to assess infrastructure, identify possible cybersecurity vulnerabilities and address gaps and secure endpoints.
According to a BlackBerry study, 90% of IT executives worry about potential hacks and 50% predict that they will experience more security breaches through mobile devices.
John Chen, executive chairman and chief executive officer, BlackBerry, said: "Businesses must be able to confidentially and reliably transmit sensitive data between endpoints to keep people, information and goods safe. We are pleased to be working closely with Giuliani Partners to offer BlackBerry Secure products and services to new customers in the fight against cybersecurity threats."
Giuliani, chairman and CEO of Giuliani Partners, added: "Giuliani Partners' deep experience in crime reduction, security and anti-terrorism consulting, real time threat identification, investigations and physical and cybersecurity, combined with BlackBerry's industry leadership and ongoing product innovation will enable corporations to set a new standard for being cyber secure."
This new venture with Giuliani Partners signifies BlackBerry's continued momentum to move towards security software and services.