Dell SecureWorks Launches Information Security Services in Australia and New Zealand
ATLANTA and BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA, May 22, 2013–Dell SecureWorks, an industry leader in information security services, announced today it is expanding into Australia and New Zealand. The announcement represents the second phase of Dell SecureWorks' expansion into the Asia-Pacific region, having launched in Japan in February, 2013, and builds on Dell's end -to-end security offerings for customers.
As part of the rollout, Dell SecureWorks is establishing a team in Australia. The new setup will provide a local point of contact for customers while enabling them to partner with one of the world's leading security services providers. With this launch, Dell SecureWorks has a worldwide presence in 74 countries, and already protects Australian companies.
"As cyber threats continue to make the headlines weekly, demand for our information security services throughout Australia and New Zealand is increasing," said Drew Harris, Executive Director, Global Business for Dell SecureWorks. "This, combined with Dell's strong presence in the region, makes Dell SecureWorks' expansion in-country a natural fit."
Dell SecureWorks offers a wide-range of security solutions, including its award-winning Managed Security Services, Threat Intelligence, Security & Risk Consulting and Incident Response and Digital Forensics services.
Dell SecureWorks has been positioned by Gartner Inc. in the "Leaders" quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for MSSPs, North America (November 15, 2012)."1 Dell SecureWorks has also been cited as a "Leader" by Forrester Research Inc. in the Forrester Wave™: Managed Security Services: North America, Q1 2012 report.
With thousands of customers worldwide, Dell SecureWorks processes more than 50 billion cyber events daily, giving the security provider an unparalleled view into the attack landscape. This intelligence, combined with the expertise of its renowned Counter Threat Unit (CTU) research team and the advanced technology of its Counter Threat Platform™, enables Dell SecureWorks to correlate, analyze and condense billions of cyber events into actionable, meaningful intelligence.
"Dell SecureWorks is solely focused on information security; that is all we do," continued Harris. "As a result, we intimately understand today's global threat landscape. It is this knowledge, combined with our proven expertise, which enables us to successfully defend our customers' IT assets, while they concentrate on their core business."
With solutions for security, systems management, business intelligence and application management software, Dell companies like KACE, Quest Software, SecureWorks and SonicWALL assist their customers in protecting their corporate networks, as well as their employees' and clients' personal information.
About Dell SecureWorks:
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1 Gartner "Magic Quadrant for MSSPs, North America" by Kelly M. Kavanagh, 15 November 2012.