Business support services company Transguard Group has signed Etisalat Digital to provide cybersecurity services to cover its entire IT network.
Transguard Group, which has over 60,000 staff, has operations in manpower services, facilities services as well as cash facilities and physical security services.
Greg Ward, managing director of Transguard, commented: "Due to the nature of our business, cybersecurity is absolutely vital and we understand the risk that inadequate protection can cause for our clients, as well as our own business. Through Etisalat's Global Security Operations, Transguard will benefit from real-time analysis of the threat landscape and proactive protection against potential threats.
"Etisalat's credentials in cyber threat management and protection are second to none in this region and we are leveraging that global expertise and footprint to stay ahead of the current and future cyber-crime waves," added Ward.
Salvador Anglada, Chief Business Officer, Etisalat, said: "Etisalat is committed to deliver proactive security intelligence solutions tailored to identify and respond against cyber threats, and we are excited to work closely with Transguard and empower the company by managing these modern risks to an acceptable level."
"Our state-of-the-art Global Security Operations Centre and innovative set of cyber security services offer unmatched actionable intelligence to many high-profile private and government entities."