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Itqan Al Khaleej becomes Forcepoint platinum partner

Forcepoint also recognises Itqan with award for closing $1m business in 2018

Itqan Al Khaleej becomes Forcepoint platinum partner
Forcepoint presented Itqan Al Khaleej with the award for Commitment and Achievement.

ITQAN Al Khaleej Computers has signed a platinum partnership agreement with cybersecurity company Forcepoint.

The new deal extends access to Forcepoint's products, including Data Loss Prevention (DLP), User and Entity Behavior Analytics (UEBA), Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) and web/email security

The systems integrator and solutions provider closed over one million dollars in Forcepoint business in 2018, securing it Forcepoint's award for ‘Commitment and Achievement' award.

Walid El Saikali, VP & General Manager of ITQAN commented: "ITQAN is delighted to become a Forcepoint Platinum Partner as this is strategic to our company's roadmap. Together, ITQAN and Forcepoint will deliver next-generation security solutions which are increasingly in demand in the UAE. The upcoming regional digital transformation must be managed with risk-adaptive, data protection, and leading end-to-end threat and security solutions. With our team's capabilities, we will strive to deliver our solutions to continually meet our customer's needs and requirements in an ever-evolving threat landscape."

Neal Lillywhite, Vice President of EMEA Channel at Forcepoint, said: "We have had a very positive partnership to date with ITQAN in the UAE, and their shift to Platinum partner status will further increase dividends from our joint work. We believe now is the time to invest in the kind of valuable services that will help channel partners and business customers to implement efficient technology solutions."

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