TEL AVIV, Israel, June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Quantum Telecom Inc. d/b/a Forum Mobile (Ticker: QTMI), a global MVNE, announced today that its subsidiary, Zebra Technologies, a value added distributor of information security and networking brands, has been appointed as HP's (Ticker: HPQ), distributor for Enterprise Security solutions in Israel.
HP, which has recently been named by Gartner "a leader in Magic Quadrant for Disk Array Storage Systems," offers market-leading Enterprise Security products from ArcSight, Fortify, and TippingPoint, the HP Security Intelligence Platform.
The first phase of Zebra Technologies' activity with respect to distribution of HP's solutions will focus on collection, analysis and risk assessment related to the SIEM platform of HP Arcsight.
Zebra Technologies, a leading distributor of information security solutions in Israel with revenues of over USD 16 million in 2011, provides Forum Mobile with its information security and networking domain expertise as well as its relationships with leading global software and equipment vendors.
"The agreement with HP will strengthen Zebra and Forum Mobile's market positioning," said Benny Yehezkel, Executive Vice President of Forum Mobile. "Information security is a fundamental component critical in all business activities today."
The cutting-edge solutions currently distributed by Zebra Technologies include Juniper (Ticker: JNPR), Trend Micro (Ticker: TMICY), and VMware (Ticker: VMW), and allow Forum Mobile to provide a flexible, end-to-end solution that can address a telecom operator's needs, including the establishment of data centers. HP's Enterprise Security solutions compliment the product offering of Zebra Technologies and Forum Mobile to their clients.
"We see great importance in the partnership with HP, and we believe that the combination of HP's innovative and proven technologies and our professional knowledge and local services, will translate into higher value for our customers," said Eli Vudinsky, CEO of Zebra Technologies.
As quoted in the Israeli press, Eyal Daly, Director of Regional Sales, Information Security Solution, HP, said: "HP has made a strategic decision to invest in information security. Zebra Technologies is one of the leading players today in the information security market in Israel and will provide a high added value to both its customers and us."
Forum Mobile provides MVNOs with a turn-key solution portfolio and service needed for their operations, market position and business expansion - starting with infrastructure and IT through MNO agreements, applications and handsets.
Quantum YaelGreenberg [email protected] Tel: +1-212-888-9350
Zebra Technologies Eli Vudinsky [email protected] Tel: +972-3-9191703
SOURCE Forum Mobile