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Tuesday, November 29 2022 - 03:42
Tata Communications and Intertec Systems expand partnership, set up Cyber Security Operations Centre in UAE
DUBAI, UAE, and SINGAPORE, Nov. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

Tata Communications International Pte Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata 
Communications Ltd., a global digital ecosystem enabler has extended its 
partnership with Intertec Systems [ ], a 
leading system integrator in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to offer managed 
services in the region. As part of the partnership, Tata Communications brings 
its Cyber Security Operations Centre (SOC) and managed security services to 
bolster the cyber defence of enterprises in the region.

The SOC provides managed security services bundled with cyber-threat 
intelligence to secure the enterprises' mission-critical information, offering 
world-class insights to help safeguard and protect their business. The services 
allow enterprises to focus more on their core business and utilise their key 
resources for critical projects vital for their growth. The partnership will 
bring innovative Security solutions, Unified Communications and Collaboration 
(UCC), Cloud, and the Internet of Things (IoT) coupled with Intertec Systems 
service support and know-how of the enterprise market in the region.

Intertec Systems' state-of-the-art facility responds to customers' demand for 
an affordable, in-country, and technically advanced SOC built by Tata 
Communications that improves security incident detection and mitigates the 
significant consequences of cyberattacks, such as financial losses and damage 
to reputation. As part of the managed SOC services, Tata Communications 
provides real-time analytics with advanced intelligence, leveraging automation 
and information enrichment; monitored 24x7.

This is based on Tata Communications dynamic cybersecurity solution, allowing 
people and processes to be integrated seamlessly and comprehensively into the 
security foundation. Tata Communications has certified professionals to counter 
growing risks and ramifications of cyber security breaches regardless of 
source, time of day, or attack type.

"The increasing pace of technology adoption in the Gulf Cooperation Council 
(GCC), including remote work tools and migration to the cloud, has made many 
enterprises operate more efficiently and open new business avenues. The 
downside is it has also made enterprises more vulnerable to cyberattacks," said 
Naresh Kothari, MD, and President, of Intertec Systems. "Strong partnerships 
aid us to advance digitalisation in the GCC. By creating an integrated offering 
with Tata Communications, we are adding value for our customers by bringing 
local and global expertise. Together, we have the capability to address various 
cyber security risks."

"We are glad to expand our  partnership with Intertec Systems to enable 
enterprises in the UAE to lead in a digital-first world," said Vaneet Mehta, 
Region Head, Middle East, Central Asia & Africa, Tata Communications. "Our 
combined forces bring global expertise with local experience to help customers 
digitally transform with agility and flexibility. The next-gen, in-country SOC 
coupled with our managed SOC services empowers customers to take a proactive 
and predictive approach to safeguard their digital operations from cloud to 
edge to end points."

Tata Communications is declared as a Leader in Cyber Resiliency Services by 
leading global analyst firm NelsonHall [ ] in 
its 2022 NelsonHall Vendor Evaluation & Assessment Tool (NEAT) Report. The 
Company is recognised as a Leader in Cyber Resiliency Services due to its 
end-to-end cyber capabilities, supported by an extensive network services 
portfolio; plus, its investments in the open extended detection and response 
(XDR) and in security orchestration automation and response (SOAR) platform for 
faster threat detection and automated threat response.       
About Intertec Systems

Established in 1991, Intertec Systems is a regional IT services specialist in 
Digital, Business Applications, Managed Services, Cloud, Security, and 
Infrastructure. We serve Governments, BFSI, Healthcare, and Enterprises across 
Middle East & India with the capability to execute $10M+ engagements. With 
local offices in 5 countries, we are supported by our ecosystem of 50+ 
technology alliances, Delivery capabilities, and Network Operations and 
Software Delivery Centers. Learn more: 

About Tata Communications

A part of the Tata Group, Tata Communications (NSE: TATACOMM; BSE: 500483) is a 
global digital ecosystem enabler powering today's fast-growing digital economy 
in more than 190 countries and territories. Leading with trust, it enables 
digital transformation of enterprises globally with collaboration and connected 
solutions, core and next gen connectivity, cloud hosting and security solutions 
and media services. 300 of the Fortune 500 companies are its customers and the 
company connects businesses to 80% of the world's cloud giants. For more 
information, please visit

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