du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has today announced the launch of its latest cloud security solution, Multi-Cloud Workload Protection as a Service, in partnership with Trend Micro, a global leader in cybersecurity solutions. The solution was announced during GITEX Technology Week 2019.
In response to the increasing number and variety of cyber threats, the Cloud Workload Protection Service from du will provide customers with a locally hosted, unified, security management experience that will help them to accelerate compliance and to secure workloads hosted in their hybrid and multi-cloud environments. Reflecting the strong demand for cloud-based cybersecurity, the Middle East and North Africa’s cloud security spend is USD 9 billion in 2019, a 108 percent increase over 2018, according to a recent Gartner report.
du’s Multi-Cloud Workload Protection as a Service, in partnership with Trend Micro, delivers a multi-layered automated approach to protect hybrid cloud workloads and container environments against known and unknown threats including malware and vulnerabilities, helping to secure business data and applications all from within one solution.