Comguard – WinMagic joint customer meet on Data Encryption concludes successfully

Comguard Networks,and WinMagic Inc., a Canada-based data security firm jointly organized end-customer events on data encryption in Delhi & Bangalore respectively.

Online PR News – 06-February-2013 – New Delhi, 29th January, 2013 – Comguard Networks, a part of Spectrum Group of Companies, Dubai and a leading value added distributor of global networking and security products across Middle- East, Africa and India. WinMagic Inc., a Canada-based data security firm jointly organized end-customer events on data encryption in Delhi & Bangalore respectively. The meet in Delhi was held on January 15th, followed by Bangalore meet organized on January 17th, 2013.
The main aim behind organising this seminar was to provide customers a platform to exchange knowledge, interact and develop a better understanding about significance of encryption. Encryption acts as a shield to one’s data, providing security to the authorised person’s records, at the same time keeping the work and access smooth and secure.
Mr. Ajay Singh Chauhan, CEO Comguard Networks (Spectrum Group), Mr. Nameet Dokare- Country Head Sales, India, Win Magic, Mr. Iain Airey- Vice President, EMEA & India, Win Magic, Mr. John Thompson- Technical Consultant EMEA &India, Win Magic attended the seminar.
Commenting on the event Mr Ajay Singh Chauhan, CEO Spectrum Group said, “India has got a good IT market. We have 30-50 partners in India and would like to add channel partners and products, majorly from software, hardware and security space and hospitality areas. “
Canada based WinMagic provides secure, manageable and easy-to-use data encryption solutions and develops full-disk encryption software.
Mr. Iain Airey- Vice President, EMEA & India, WinMagic said, “People often lose their devices - laptop, USB, mobile, tablet, desktop etc. but more than this people lose their valuable data which affects not just the individual but the company too. Encryption provides security to the same as it doesn’t allow unauthorized individual the right to access encrypted file or folder. We are looking forward to organising more such seminars.”
Followed by the presentations from the dignitaries, Mr. John Thompson- Technical Consultant EMEA & India, WinMagicgave a demo on how to create keys and encrypt data.
Through encryption, users can restrict access to personal files specifically or on a network. All files under a single folder or data partition are automatically encrypted. FFE increases the security of sensitive files by encrypting information on top of regularly fully encrypted hard drives. Users simply have to drag and drop files into the already encrypted folder.
The event brought together CXO’s, CIOL’s, CTO’s, IT Professionals and senior management in a collaborative environment to present and discuss issues relating to IT security.
The event concluded on a positive note with a good turnout of people.
About Comguard Networks:
Comguard Networks was established in 2002 at Dubai Internet City. The company was acquired by Spectrum Group in 2007. The change in management brought about strategic changes and soon helped the company re-emerge as one of the leading value added distributors of IT security products in the region. With a strong vision and sustained growth rate, the company’s distribution reach has spread to 26 countries across Middle East, Africa and India. Comguard Networks in India has emerged as a niche network and security technology distributor. With a product portfolio that is studded with world class vendors like WinMagic, gateProtect, Acunetix, Array Networks, BlueCat Networks, Beyond Trust, Brovis, Infowatch, iolo, Seclore and Paawa. Comguard has supported project requirements of leading enterprises in the Indian region. Leveraging on in-house technical support resources and strong channel support, Comguard has been recognized for its dedicated and sustained efforts to add value to its distribution role. As a Value Added Distributor, Comguard has created a niche for itself in the product distribution space, through its strong channel support, in-house technical support and inherent strength in infrastructure and customer service skills. For more information please visit
About WinMagic Inc.:
WinMagic Inc. provides the world’s most secure, manageable and easy-to–use data security solutions. WinMagic’s SecureDoc is a comprehensive encryption and security management product that can manage data security across the enterprise. By encrypting entire disks, specific files or folders locally or on the network as well as mobile devices and removable media, SecureDoc secures data wherever it is stored, providing enterprise grade data security policy and key management across all operating systems such as Windows, Mac OS, Android and Linux. SecureDoc is trusted by thousands of enterprises and government organizations worldwide. Our solutions help organizations to minimize business risks, meet privacy/regulatory compliance requirements, and protect valuable information assets against unauthorized access. With a full complement of professional and customer services, WinMagic supports over three million SecureDoc users in more than 80 countries.
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