Supernet Limited (“Supernet”) today announced, together with Japanese technology partner Trend Micro Incorporated (“Trend Micro”), that it has been awarded a new multi-year Threat Protection System (TPS) project “Tipping Point acclaimed by a major Pakistani client valued at over PKR 450 million.
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Trend Micro’s Tipping Point Threat Protection System (TPS) is a powerful network security platform that delivers comprehensive threat protection against known and undisclosed vulnerabilities with high accuracy. The TPS uses a combination of technologies, including deep packet inspection, threat reputation, URL reputation, and advanced malware analysis on a stream-by-stream basis to detect and prevent attacks on the network. TPS enables enterprises to take a proactive approach to security, providing full contextual awareness and deeper analysis of network traffic, providing the visibility and agility needed to keep pace with dynamic and evolving enterprise networks and of today’s data center.
The combined solution from Trend Micro and Supernet successfully met the customer’s stringent requirements for peak throughput and latency parameters, as well as complex scalability and business continuity criteria. Additionally, Trend Micro’s leadership in cybersecurity research through its flagship “Zero Day Initiative” product, as well as Supernet’s local presence and experience in implementation, integration and post -delivery, provide the customer with continued assurance of innovation and access to a state-of-the-art cybersecurity knowledge base.
Ali Aktar. Supernet’s Head of Telecom and Defense Division said, “We are excited to play a leading role in strengthening the defenses of Pakistani organizations against network security threats. To that end, Supernet and Trend Micro have worked closely together over the past year and this new project is a testament to those joint efforts. With the growing relationship between our two organizations, we are moving full steam ahead to meet the needs of the Pakistani market.
Mr. Chee Hoh Goh, Managing Director of Trend Micro Incorporated (Malaysia, Pakistan, CLM) said, “Pakistan, one of the region’s leading cybersecurity markets, is an area of particular focus for Trend Micro. In Pakistan, Trend Micro has significantly expanded its operations in the country over the past few years, with targeted investments in growing our local partnerships and distribution infrastructure. We have worked closely with our partner Supernet to bring innovative solutions to Pakistan and it is encouraging to see that we are becoming a trusted partner for many key organizations across all market segments in the country.