By: Pramod Thomas
UK-based advanced cyber security provider and Hinduja Group firm CyQureX-UK and Tech Mahindra have entered into a global strategic partnership to offer cyber security solutions through ‘digital transformation’.
With this, both firms aim to become leaders in the emerging ‘Zero Trust’ environment, leveraging CyQureX’s core Software Defined Perimeter technology and solutions, alongside Tech Mahindra’s focus on next-gen technologies, said a joint statement on Wednesday (29).
CyQureX will prioritise capabilities in the ‘cyber security domain whereas the Mahindra Group firm will provide consulting, planning, designing, integration, orchestration and automation of services. They will work towards product development, consulting services and delivery in the cyber security space.
“This partnership brings Tech Mahindra, and our newest technology company, CyQureX, together to create a highly secure, agile and resilient digital world. It is in line with one of the core principles of our founder, partnership for growth,” said GP Hinduja, co-chairman, Hinduja Group.
“With rapid transformation of business to digital, we believe cybersecurity will be the cornerstone to protect all digital assets, particularly for digital transformation of India and other geographies. We are committed to develop many more indigenous state-of-the-art cyber security products and technologies in the coming years, with a vision to be a major global player in the emerging cyber security solutions market”.
CP Gurnani, managing director and chief executive officer, Tech Mahindra, said, “Tech Mahindra is committed towards leveraging new-age technologies to unleash new business opportunities and experiences for our customers and partner ecosystem through strategic partnerships and world class solutions. We see cybersecurity not only as an essential service but as a key business differentiator for our clients.
“The partnership with Hinduja Group’s CyQureX aligns with our core business proposition, and will further strengthen our position as the cybersecurity partner of choice for our customers globally.”
M K Narayanan, executive chairman of CyQureX, said that the new partnership will be the catalyst to leverage cyber security, artificial intelligence, blockchain and create platforms to protect businesses, critical infrastructure and government.
“It promises to take digitalisation to the next level, providing clients across the globe with fully integrated cyber security solutions.”