Press Releases

2017

StarLink Evolves Data Classification Offering in Middle East with Boldon James

Taking data classification and secure messaging to the next level

Monday July 3rd 2017 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) today announced that its partnership with Boldon James – the leader in enterprise-grade data classification and protection solution, has extended into the Middle East. Boldon James is a pioneer of high-assurance data protection and control, with best-of-breed integrations with technology partners, that makes them the Partner of Choice.

Nidal Othman, Managing Director at StarLink said, "The recent...

Boldon James Expands Presence in Africa and Turkey with StarLink Appointment

Boldon James selected as exclusive data classification vendor by leading security software distributor to support growth

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - South Africa - Boldon James, a leading provider of data classification and secure messaging solutions, today announced the appointment of a new Value-Added Distributor to cover Turkey and Africa.

StarLink, acclaimed as the largest value-added distributor of IT security solutions across the Middle East, Turkey and Africa, will add Boldon James Classifier to their enviable portfolio of top security vendors.  This latest development means...

StarLink appointed as a Symantec Value-added Distributor for the Middle East

Largest regional IT Security distributor partners with industry’s largest Pure Play Cyber Security Company

Monday, May 22, 2017 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), today announced that they have been appointed as a VAD for Symantec in the Middle East region. As a platform-independent software company without bias to an individual operating system or hardware environment, Symantec helps customers manage more technologies with greater efficiency, on more platforms – even in virtual environments – than any other company....

VMware Names StarLink First Global Software-Defined Networking Specialized Distributor

Distributor Aims to Drive New Digital Business Models in the Middle East

Sunday, May 7, 2017 - Dubai, UAE - VMware today announces a new partnership with StarLink to help Middle East organizations drive new digital business models. StarLink is one of the fastest-growing value-added distributors in the region with 770 partners, and becomes the world's first specialized distributor for VMware’s NSX Software-Defined Networking (SDN) solution.

VMware’s NSX virtualization platform is the building block for SDN. Over 2,400 customers rely on it to secure applications that can be built and...

StarLink Awarded Riverbed “EMEA DISTRIBUTOR OF THE YEAR”

For outstanding success and engagement with Riverbed technology

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted security and datacenter specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), today announced that they have been awarded the Riverbed EMEA Distributor of the Year Award. The awards were presented at the Riverbed Partner Summit 2017, the Company's annual partner conference, on April 25 - 27 in Santa Barbara, California. Riverbed Partner Summit 2017 brings the company's most influential partners together with Riverbed leadership to drive further coordination and...

StarLink Hosts 7th Annual IT Security Roadshow across Middle East, Turkey and Africa in April 2017

With the focus on Threat Hunting and Analysis: A New Approach to Cybersecurity

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 - Dubai, UAE – StarLink, the region's trusted IT security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) presents its 7th Annual IT Security Roadshow taking place in 9 countries across the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META), namely Kuwait, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Egypt, South Africa, Turkey and UAE in the month of April.

This multi-city event will see the top Information Security professionals from across various industries in the region attend to gain perspective...

StarLink Hosts Annual Partner Summit 2017

Empowering resellers on their journey towards growth and profitability

Wednesday, March 15, 2016 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted IT Security specialized "True" Value-Added Distributor (VAD) hosted its Annual Partner Summit at the prestigious Armani Hotel at Burj Khalifa on March 13th. Following the phenomenal results of 2016, an extremely successful year for developing and nurturing key partnerships, StarLink continued its focus to

Following the phenomenal results of 2016, an extremely successful year for developing and nurturing key partnerships, StarLink continued its...

RUBRIK ENTERS INTO DISTRIBUTION DEAL WITH STARLINK

To meet the high demand for data protection solutions in the MENA region.

Monday, 6th March 2017 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), has today announced it has expanded its solutions lifecycle portfolio by signing a distribution agreement with Rubrik, a converged data management company. StarLink will sell, install and support Rubrik’s products and solutions through its extensive network of Channel Partners to enterprise and government customers in the GCC and Egypt.

Rubrik provides the industry’s leading Cloud Data...

2016

STARLINK WINS ‘BEST REBATE & INCENTIVE PROGRAMME’ AWARD.

At the Channel Middle East ‘Channel Champions Awards’

Thursday, November 15, 2016 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), today announced that it has been awarded for ‘Best Rebate & Incentive Programme’. StarLink received this recognition at the 2nd Annual Channel Middle East ‘Channel Champions Awards’ held on 14th December, 2016 at the JW Marriott Marquis, Dubai.

The Channel Champions Awards were designed to highlight innovative thinking, best practices, and how vendors, distributors, resellers and retailers can work...

STARLINK ADVANCES EXPANSION PLANS WITH EUROPEAN HUB IN LONDON

Cybersecurity solutions value-added distributor aims to double EMEA turnover in three years through organic growth

Monday, Oct. 31, 2016 - London, UK: StarLink announced today, that as part of its planned investments to expand across the rest of EMEA, it has opened a central London office as its European hub, and is inviting interest from IT security specialised resellers.

StarLink’s entry into Europe has been timed with the evolution of the region’s threat landscape, as organisations invest more in building stronger defences against cyber-attacks and in ensuring that they can recover...