The agreement authorizes Bulwark to promote ESET’s flagship products – ESET NOD32 Antivirus and ESET Smart Security for corporate sector in Middle East
January 21, 2012 — ESET Middle East , an industry leader in IT Security, announced today that it has teamed up with Bulwark Distribution LLC, a leading Value-added Distributor of IT security solutions in the Middle East in a move to meet the growing demand for its security solution by small and medium businesses( SMBs) and corporates.
Under the terms of the agreement, Bulwark will market, sell and support ESET’s award-winning and technologically advanced anti-virus software ESET NOD32 Antivirus and ESET Smart Security solutions through its reseller network across the countries of UAE, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain and Yemen. ESET NOD32 Antivirus 5 utilizes multiple layers of detection and unique cloud technology to block all potential threats. It has a very small footprint needing minimal resource utilization, taking up limited space on the user’s computer and allowing for faster performance. It is user-friendly and also manages upgrades on its own.
Aji Joseph, General Manager, ESET Middle East commented “We are excited about this partnership with Bulwark for it allows us to penetrate further the markets in the region and reach out to a new breadth of customers. We chose Bulwark as it is well-positioned to serve the needs of end-users through its extensive reseller network and decade long expertise as Value Added Distributor of IT security products”.
“ESET has been seeing the increase in demand for best-of-breed security solutions by enterprises. And Bulwark already has an established customer base in the corporate and SME segment, which we would like to leverage through this synergy”, he further added.
“It is essential for Government entities and enterprises to have the most optimal ant-virus solution to protect their networks without any compromise to data security. By signing up with ESET, we are happy that we can provide the end-users with access to comprehensive and state of the art security solution to counter potential virus threats” said Jose Thomas, Managing Director of Bulwark Distribution. “We look forward to a fruitful relationship with ESET, bringing the best of benefits to our reseller community and the clients”.
ESET has been developing industry-leading internet security solutions since 1992 and has received the highest consecutive number of Virus Bulletin VB100 awards and the most AV-Comparatives Advanced+ awards for proactive protection. ESET Smart Security 5 placed first in tests run by PassMark Software, beating nine internet security products and achieving the best overall performance.
Bulwark over the years has successfully created a dedicated network of channel partners consisting of Solution providers, Resellers and System integrators to address the IT security concerns of clients across a diverse range of industry verticals like Banking and Finance, Oil and Gas, Education, Manufacturing and Government spread across the region.