Singapore: Frost & Sullivan has presented the 2017 Asia-Pacific Cyber Security Excellence Award to Cisco.
The award was given to Cisco at the annual Frost & Sullivan Asia-Pacific ICT Awards banquet, held at the Shangri-La Singapore.
Mr. Charles Lim, Industry Principal, Cyber Security Practice, Asia-Pacific at Frost & Sullivan said that the Cyber Security Excellence award category was introduced to recognise the recipient that has delivered a holistic coverage of IT, OT and IoT security solutions and services in Asia-Pacific.
“Cisco has excelled in delivering an extensive line-up of cyber security solutions, with strategic acquisitions and fast integration into their offerings, strong growth in security services, and empowered by a strong threat research unit to help achieve its mission to secure the Internet of Everything,” he added.
“We are proud to receive the 2017 Frost & Sullivan Asia-Pacific Cyber Security Excellence Award. This is recognition for the hard work put in by all our dedicated employees,” said Stephen Dane, Managing Director APJ, Global Security Sales Organization, Cisco.
“Cyber security has become a priority across the region as enterprise IoT adoption continues to increase, and all customers look to increase their ability to detect and respond to threats. Cisco’s Integrated Threat Defense Architecture and Services offer a holistic and sustainable solution and we will continue to work with our Partners to ensure that our customers can work in a digitally secure environment while mitigating risk,” he added.
The recipients of the annual Frost & Sullivan Asia-Pacific ICT Awards were identified based on an in-depth research conducted by Frost & Sullivan’s analysts. The award categories offered each year are carefully reviewed and evaluated to reflect the current market landscape and include new emerging trends. The short-listed companies were evaluated on a variety of actual market performance indicators which include revenue growth; market share and growth in market share; leadership in product innovation; marketing strategy and business development strategy.