Etisalat and DTS sign strategic cyber security partnership with Digital Security Services Team

Etisalat the largest service provider in the UAE and DTS Solution a cyber security consulting organization signed a significant strategic partnership to deliver advanced cyber security consulting services to Etisalat Managed Security Services business unit handling capital projects within the UAE. The partnership was hailed as a great step forward for both Etisalat and DTS; leveraging the capabilities of a Service Provider that is now moving into delivering digital security services such as Managed SOC, Secure Cloud Hosting, Smart City Platforms and Secure M2M whilst working with DTS as a cyber security boutique partner ensuring the customers get the best of both worlds.

Kamran Ahsan, Senior Director, Digital Security Services Etisalat pointed out "DTS has an excellent reputation in the market and we have been working with them on many initiatives and signing a strategic partnership was certainly the right thing to do. DTS capabilities and expertise in addressing cyber security concerns through its consulting division and ability to execute complex security transformation project is what led us to have a well-integrated working model that we can now take together to our customers".

"The partnership with Etisalat takes DTS to new heights, working with such a talented team in the Digital Security Services, part of the Managed Services Business Unit will expose DTS to some of the largest enterprises in the UAE that rely on the largest service provider for ICT services. With cyber security being on the top of the agenda for every CIO in the country and the federal mandate of achieving NESA IAF security standards compliance, the requirement for security transformation turnkey projects is already on the rise. Working with Etisalat as a partner and leveraging our expertise in a field that we are passionate about can only result in positive growth whilst delivering value to the customer" said Shah Sheikh, Co-Founder and Sr. Security Solutions Consultant at DTS.