Award recognizes STME implementation of IBM Radar SOC implementation at Marafiq
Dubai, UAE__ December 2017—STME, the Middle East’s leading IT solutions provider and systems integrator (SI), headquartered in Dubai, was recently awarded the ‘Cloud and Cyber Security Highest Trusted and Transacting Reseller in MEA, 2017’ at Ingram Micro Cloud & Security Summit.
The 8th annual Ingram Micro awards are held annually to recognize and honor partners globally that have exhibited professionalism and commitment to clients and end users, innovation of technology, processes, and services. Other criteria used to determine award winners include cloud business growth, peer-to-peer leadership, and level of engagement and alignment with Ingram Micro.
The award recognizes STME’s stellar work done in the recent Security Operations Centre (SOC) installation at Marafiq in the Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia. The Marafiq Centre needed security systems to manage threats and reduce risks. The SOC implemented at Marafiq Centre utilized IBM’s QRadar Security Intelligence amongst other leading technologies and processes resulting in a system designed to protect, detect, and respond by monitoring, analyzing, correlating and escalating security threats.
“We are greatly honoured to have received the ‘Cloud and Cyber Security Highest Trusted and Transacting Reseller in MEA, 2017’, from Ingram Micro. It is one of the many awards we have received that recognizes our efforts in the provision of security systems, processes, and solutions in the Middle East region. This award amplifies our readiness to help clients in the region with their security needs and requirements,” commented Mr. Ayman Al Bayaa, CEO.
STME, which has been operating in the MENA region for the past 30 years boasts of longstanding partnerships with industry leading companies and has broadened its product and services portfolio across the region.
The Ingram Micro/ Ingram Micro Cloud awards were held at Abu Dhabi, UAE on November 19 – 21.