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Sophos chooses Malaysia to kick off Asean regional roadshow

AvantiKumar | Aug. 18, 2016
Aimed at deepening partner relations, Sophos is also showing its latest product offerings at the roadshow.

Group picture with Sophos representatives and “Partner of the Year 2016”

Photo - Group picture with Sophos representatives and "Partner of the Year 2016" Award Winners

Security solutions provider Sophos has selected Malaysia to kick off its series of in-country partner roadshows across the Asean region.

Sumit Bansal, Sophos's director for Asean and Korea, said as well as deepening partner relations, the company will be sharing more detail about its latest product offering and business opportunities with more 100 channel partners.

"Each year, I personally look forward to meeting and interacting with our partners in Malaysia," said Bansal. "This roadshow is a great platform for us to share our latest announcements and equip our partners with insight and solutions for their business. We also take this opportunity to thank our partners for their immense support and dedication to Sophos."

Also present at the event in Kuala Lumpur, Justin Peters, Sophos's APAC Technology Solutions director, presented the company's global conference theme -'Discover Sophos Synchronisation' - and discussed Sophos's synchronised security strategy, which allows the sharing of intelligence in real time between the endpoints and firewall for stronger protection.

As well as sharing findings on security tends, the company also unveiled Sophos Central, an integrated management platform to handle synchronised security management for partners, IT administrators and end users.

The roadshow included recognising outstanding channel partners for 2016 such as

During the roadshow, Sophos also presented outstanding channel partners in Malaysia with "Partner of the Year 2016" Awards. The winners and categories include:
- Distributor of the Year: Afiintra Technologies
- Partner of the Year:  SC Systems
- Rising Star of the Year:  Infowhiz Solutions
- Enterprise Partner of the Year (Network Security Group):  IP Core


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