Comguard Partners with Tripwire to Offer Enterprise Security and Compliance Solutions

Comguard and Tripwire brings Best-of-Breed Technology Solutions to Address Customers' IT Security and Compliance Needs in Middle East and North Africa

Online PR News – 10-December-2012 – Dubai – Comguard, a Dubai-based leading value-added distributor for IT security products, a part of Spectrum group today announced that it has partnered with Tripwire, Inc., to offer best-of-breed IT security and compliance solutions to protect enterprises, governments, government agencies and service providers from breaches, vulnerabilities, and threats to their sensitive data and allows them to take control of their physical, virtual, and cloud infrastructure.

Across the globe thousands of enterprises rely on Tripwire's integrated solutions to help protect sensitive data, prove compliance and prevent outages. Tripwire VIA, the integrated compliance and security solution delivers best-of-breed file integrity, policy compliance and log and event management solutions, paving the way for organisations to proactively achieve continuous compliance, mitigate risk, and ensure operational control through Visibility, Intelligence and Automation.

Enterprises in the region today are faced with an increasing number of threats to their critical data, and the best of breed technology solutions from Tripwire can proactively prevent security incident and breaches, thereby reducing risk, ensuring systems and data security, and automating regulatory compliance.

Tripwire offerings solve the security configuration management, continuous monitoring, and incident detection problems facing organizations of all sizes, as stand-alone solutions or in concert with other IT security controls.

“We are pleased to work with Comguard as our value added distributor for the Middle East and North Africa region. The recognition from Channel Partners of Comguard shows the level of trust and the relationship Comguard has built in the region.

Next to that, Comguard’s experience in the IT security market, the deep knowledge of compliance and complex solutions as HP ArcSight are another three elements that is making us confident that Comguard can leverage all that to optimize the potential of TripWire Solutions” said Peter C. Geytenbeek, EMEA Channel Director, TripWire, Inc.

Ajay Singh Chauhan, CEO, Comguard, said, “We are glad to represent world’s leading IT security and compliance solution provider, Tripwire in the Middle East. With the numbers of security breaches growing at an alarming rate, the need to arm enterprises in the region with the best of breed IT security and compliance solutions is also growing at a rapid pace.”

The new partnership authorizes Comguard to distribute products and solutions from Tripwire across the Middle East and North Africa region including UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, and Kuwait among others.

About Comguard:
Comguard FZ LLC is one of the leading Value added Distributor in the IT security space and has a reach across the Middle East and North Africa region. The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in Dubai, UAE. Comguard is a part of Spectrum Group which is engaged in IT networking and security training, and consultancy. Hence, the biggest strength for Comguard is the skill sets which has made it one of the fastest growing Value added Distributor in the region and have been recognized by several awards from vendors and industry platforms. Recently, Comguard has been adjudged as one of the Top 25 Distributors in the Middle East region by Reseller Middle East magazine as well as won the Choice of Channel Award from VAR MEA magazine.

About Tripwire, Inc.:
Tripwire is a leading global provider of IT security and compliance solutions for enterprises, government agencies and service providers who need to protect their sensitive data on critical infrastructure from breaches, vulnerabilities, and threats. Thousands of customers rely on Tripwire's critical security controls like security configuration management, file integrity monitoring, log and event management. The Tripwire VIA platform of integrated controls provides unprecedented visibility and intelligence into business risk while automating complex and manual tasks, enabling organizations to better achieve continuous compliance, mitigate business risk and help ensure operational control.