Comguard, EC Council conducts a roadshow for its partners in the region

EC Council (Global Leader in IT Security Technical Training) in association with Comguard shares knowledge and best practices with partners

Online PR News – 08-February-2013 – Dubai – Comguard, a Dubai based leading value added distributor for IT products and part of the Spectrum group in association with EC Council recently held a roadshow in Dubai, which was attended by a large number of partners from all across the Middle East region.

Several leading IT training and certification institutes from across Middle East region including UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Lebanon, Jordan, Kuwait, Qatar among others participated during the roadshow. The event witnessed leading names from industry attending the roadshow in full strength i.e.Global Knowledge, New Horizons, Sites Power, Formatech, PROCLOUD, BIBF, Pioneers, Infocenter, SMT and Vision.

The roadshow saw several key executives and technical experts from both Comguard and EC Council present. The Regional Director EMEA of EC-Council, Ms. Hanan Wagie shared her global overview while highlighting the best practices and said, “Partners in the Middle East can also implement similar best practices at local level to gain the edge over the competition. EC Council comprehensive course content provides partners a leverage to attract IT professionals to further upgrade their knowledge to the global standards, which will allow them to safeguard the Middle East region against the growing number of security threats.”

During the course of event, partners were also updated about the latest market and technology trends in the IT security domain particularly to keep them abreast with dynamics of the industry. EC Council also unveiled its Sales and Marketing plan for the year 2013 that will allow partners in the region to double their sales this year.

Mohammad Mobasseri, Senior Vice President, Comguard, said, “Convergence of technology into consumer space is providing a new thrust to IT security, which is opening up new doors of opportunity for our partners who can now deliver the best of the breed IT security training and certifications in the region. With active support from EC Council, our partners can expect a good growth both in sales and margins.”

With the overwhelming success of this roadshow, Comguard intends to conduct more roadshows in future with EC Council in the region.

Comguard is the authorised distributor for EC Council in the Middle East region and is authorised to sell its course ware in all the countries across the region including UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Lebanon,, Jordan, and Kuwait among others.

About EC-Council:
The International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) is a member-based organization that certifies individuals in various information security and e-business skills. EC-Council has been certified by American National Standards Institute to meet its ANSI 17024 standard. It is the owner and creator of the world famous Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI) and EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA)/License Penetration Tester (LPT) programs, and as well as many others programs, that are offered in over 87 countries through a training network of more than 450 training partners globally.

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 like Top 5 Value added Distributor by Reseller Middle East magazine and the Choice of Channel Award from VAR MEA magazine.