LONDON, April 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InfoSecurity Europe -- OISG Group, the UK's foremost technology solutions partner, and Qualys Inc., a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions, today announced that OISG Group has become an authorised partner in Qualys' channel programme.
Under the partnership, OISG Group will offer Qualys' award winning QualysGuard suite of cloud security and compliance solutions to its customers in the United Kingdom, helping them automate the process of identifying security vulnerabilities, track remediation and meet regulatory compliance requirements.
Mike Atkins, sales director for the security division of the OISG Group said: "The recent flurry of high-profile network attacks, along with a growing number of compliance regulations, have made security management a top priority for organisations of all sizes. By leveraging Qualys' trusted cloud platform, we can now offer our customers powerful, immediately available and cost effective solutions to meet their security and compliance needs".
Under the partnership, OISG Group will offer the QualysGuard Cloud Platform and integrated suite of IT security and compliance solutions – including Vulnerability Management, Web Application Scanning, PCI and Policy Compliance – to its UK customers. As cloud solutions, there is no infrastructure or software to deploy or manage; all an organisation needs is a web browser to scan its network to identify and fix vulnerabilities or any issues with compliance. Clients can benefit from the performance, security and scalability of the cloud solutions to enable the continuous security and protection of their IT assets and Web applications from cyber attacks and to automate compliance.
"OISG Group provides a wide range of technology services and has earned high reputation for delivering quality services to UK customer." Said Philippe Courtot, chairman and CEO for Qualys. "We are pleased to have forged this partnership so OISG Group can provide their clients with an affordable, best-of-breed solution for security and compliance, protecting their valuable data and IT assets."
About QualysGuard Cloud Platform
The QualysGuard Cloud Platform and its integrated suite of security and compliance solutions help provide organizations of all sizes with a global view of their security and compliance posture, while reducing their total cost of ownership. The QualysGuard Cloud Suite, which includes Vulnerability Management, Web Application Scanning, Malware Detection Service, Policy Compliance, PCI Compliance and Qualys SECURE Seal, enable customers to identify their IT assets, collect and analyze large amounts of IT security data, discover and prioritize vulnerabilities and malware, recommend remediation actions and verify the implementation of such actions.
Qualys, Inc. (Nasdaq:QLYS), is a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions with over 6,000 customers in more than 100 countries, including a majority of each of the Forbes Global 100 and Fortune 100. The QualysGuard Cloud Platform and integrated suite of solutions help organizations simplify security operations and lower the cost of compliance by delivering critical security intelligence on demand and automating the full spectrum of auditing, compliance and protection for IT systems and web applications. Founded in 1999, Qualys has established strategic partnerships with leading managed service providers and consulting organizations, including Accuvant, BT, Dell SecureWorks, Fujitsu, NTT, Symantec, Verizon, and Wipro. The company is also a founding member of the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA).
Qualys, the Qualys logo and QualysGuard are proprietary trademarks of Qualys, Inc. All other products or names may be trademarks of their respective companies.
About OISG Group
Established in 2004 and conceived on the principles of delivering leading edge technology to the highest of standard, whilst ensuring the very best customer service to all our clients; OISG Grouphas experienced exceptional year on year growth, swift expansion throughout the UK, and numerous exciting opportunities worldwide.
Our exceptional growth has been underpinned by procuring each of our key office locations, excellent management of our technical accreditations, and most importantly; major investment into our administration, professional services, and sales procedures and personnel. Each of these advantages has launched OISG Group into the focal point of being one of the UK's premier Solution Partners.
The core competencies of OISG Group include: Infrastructure Solutions, End to End Support, Managed Services, Data Centre Services, IT Procurement & Financial Services.