F-Secure appoints Netassist and Infoline as business partners

F-Secure Corporation recently appointed two companies as additional business partners to cater for its business throughout Malaysia.

Its Southeast Asia regional manager Yong Meng Hong said that Netassist (M) Sdn Bhd and Infoline IT Solutions Sdn Bhd were brought on board to complement F-Secure’s operation and “to value add local expertise for clients”.

“Our local business partners are an extension of the F-Secure sales force and we chose Netassist and Infoline due to their indepth knowledge of the local market,” said Yong.

Netassist is a local end-to-end managed cybersecurity managed services provider while Infoline prides itself as a “value-added distributor” with offices in other Asian countries.

On Netassist, Yong explained that the company’s core business is to help organisations secure their business operations in the most optimum manner through its comprehensive total IT Security Service suite in Malaysia and the region.

“Netassist is known for training its clients on how to operate in a most secured manner.

“Netassist has also assembled a team to capable talent to offer various cyber protection and consultancy services and to provide the most practical cyber defense solutions to help in either adapting to the latest changes or to transform business operations into leading positions,” added Yong.

On Infoline, Yong said that with 10 years’ worth of industrial experience, Infoline is a leading IT service provider and value-added reseller headquartered in Hong Kong with offices in major Asian cities.

“Starting as a small support and outsourcing service provider in 2005, Infoline has grown to provide a complete range of specialised IT products and services — ranging from initial inception and design, to planning and execution, for various services including technological consultation, project establishment, server customisation, as well as maintenance operation and support,” said Yong.

“Infoline is also known for enhancing the technological advancement of its clients from multinational corporations, government sectors, education entities, as well as various small and medium enterprises,” he added.

F-Secure strengthening technological foundation

Yong also said that as one of the world’s leading cybersecurity companies, F-Secure is strengthening its technological foundation and leveraging state-of-the-art technologies to build a robust and agile cyber defense framework.

Apart from the company’s progress in developing artificial intelligence (AI)-led security solutions, it has also been integrating Big Data-based algorithms into its cybersecurity approach to proactively identify and mitigate threats.

“We are constantly building on our existing capabilities, and will also be on the lookout for any new developments in the global cybersecurity domain that will help us further strengthen our defences. We continue to learn constantly by both a services and a product approach as far as our product development goes forward,” said Yong.

“For three decades, F-Secure has driven innovations in cybersecurity, defending tens of thousands of companies and millions of people. With unsurpassed experience in endpoint protection as well as detection and response, F-Secure shields enterprises and consumers against everything from advanced cyber attacks and data breaches to widespread ransomware infections,” he added.

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