DIGICEL BUSINESS ACHIEVES GOLD PARTNER STATUS WITH FORTINET
- Companies partnering to provide world-class mobile solutions to aid in the fight against cybercrime in the region
Friday, 30th September, 2016 – Kingston, Jamaica: Digicel Business, the leading full service business solutions provider in Barbados, today announced it has been recognised as a regional Gold Partner with Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions.
The Caribbean is not an exception to the cybernetic threats that continue to affect global companies; hence it is key for businesses in the region to have access to the cutting-edge solutions that Fortinet offers through Digicel.
“We strive to provide the quickest and most efficient cyber security solutions to Digicel, so that they can proactively communicate and protect their customers,” explained Pedro Paixao, General Manager and Vice President of International Sales at Fortinet.
Paixao continued; “As a Gold Partner, Digicel has access to the best security support and employee training. Fortinet ensures that its Gold Partners have the most innovative resources and tools to prevent the latest security threats and malware. This new status is another great step in our pioneering partnership.”
Meanwhile, Garrett Quinn, Group Head of Digicel Business said; “We are very excited about this achievement. Fortinet is an amazing specialist in high-performance cyber security solutions and they are on top of cyber threats around the clock, so we’re in a great partnership. Through our collaboration with Fortinet, our customers will have access to flexible and scalable Internet solutions combined with cutting-edge cyber security that is unparalleled in the region. This will no doubt help our customers grow and expand their businesses regionally and around the world - all as part of service and expectations that they already trust and rely on from Digicel Business.”
ABOUT DIGICEL BUSINESS
Digicel Group Limited is a leading global communications provider with operations in 33 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. After 15 years of operation, total investment to date stands at over US$5 billion worldwide. The company is renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network.
A division of Digicel Group, Digicel Business is the region’s leading full service business solutions partner that delivers value and innovation while enabling people to work better together and to connect with their customers, suppliers and communities. Digicel Business partners with businesses to maximise the potential of technology to solve intricate business and technical challenges. Digicel Business delivers the best and most advanced business solution systems to SMEs, corporate and public sector customers whilst helping them to manage cost and improve their efficiency in delivering their products and services to their customers.
Visit www.digicelbusiness.com for more information.
Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) protects the most valuable assets of some of the largest enterprise, service provider and government organizations across the globe. The company's fast, secure and global cyber security solutions provide broad, high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT infrastructure. They are strengthened by the industry's highest level of threat research, intelligence and analytics. Unlike pure-play network security providers, Fortinet can solve organizations' most important security challenges, whether in networked, application or mobile environments - be it virtualized/cloud or physical. More than 210,000 customers worldwide, including some of the largest and most complex organizations, trust Fortinet to protect their brands. Learn more at http://www.fortinet.com, the Fortinet Blog or FortiGuard Labs.