Press Releases

2018

StarLink commences its 8th Annual IT Security Roadshow

Focusing on Securing the Hybrid Enterprise through Innovation
 
Wednesday, April 04, 2018 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the fastest growing “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META) region announced that its Annual IT Security Roadshow, in its 8th consecutive year is all set to hit the road traversing 9 countries in the META region, namely Oman, Egypt, KSA, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, UAE, Turkey and South Africa, in sequence, starting 9th April to 10th May 2018.

This multi-city event will witness the presence of top level IT security professionals from...

StarLink hosts Annual Partner Summit 2018 in Dubai

Thinking beyond the network perimeter and securing the path to innovation
 
Sunday, March 25, 2018 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the fastest growing “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META) region hosted its much-awaited channel event of the year – the Annual StarLink Partner Summit at the prestigious Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa on March 21st.

With over 300 plus Channel Partners from across the META region, the event was a huge success. The event theme “Partnering for Innovation”, was very much in alignment with StarLink’s vision to empower partners to...

StarLink opens state-of-the-art Innovation Centre in Dubai

 Thursday, March 15, 2018 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the fastest growing “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META) region announces the launch of its innovation center in Dubai. This is rightly timed to coincide with the commemoration of UAE’s national innovation strategy by the Government of UAE.

StarLink Innovation Centre is a state-of-the-art environment deemed as one of the largest cybersecurity innovation centers in the region with more than 100 cybersecurity experts in an expanse of 8000+ sq.ft. This facility is intended to serve the region with...

StarLink launches operations in Pakistan

 Bringing best-of-breed IT Security technologies to South Asia

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the fastest growing “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META), today announced commencement of business operations in Pakistan and invites new and interested IT Security specialized partners to join its channel network. This launch comes in quick succession to the recent expansion into West Africa.

This latest venture by StarLink is perfectly timed as Pakistan is currently focusing on combating cyber-crime with next-generation...

StarLink gears up for 2018 with an ambitious $300 Million target

 

Monday, January 30, 2018- Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the fastest growing “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META) region successfully closed its financial year for 2017 with a sales achievement of 104%. The results were announced at StarLink’s Annual Sales Kick-Off on Thursday, 18th January 2018.

StarLink’s ambitious sales target for 2018 is aimed at $300 Million. This high-performance growth of 50% once again, will be fueled by StarLink’s ongoing portfolio evolution and geographical expansion plans. StarLink will launch 4 new strategic markets...

StarLink launches its Nigeria hub

 

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - Dubai, UAE - Value-Added-Distributor, StarLink has announced that it has expanded into West Africa as part of it global expansion plans and is looking to engage with interested IT Security specialized partners. Nigeria will act as the operational hub for West Africa including neighboring markets such as Ghana.

 Yaadhna Singh-Gounden, Regional Manager – Africa at StarLink said, "We had envisioned Africa to be a huge opportunity and our continued focus on growth in this region has triggered this expansion into West Africa which will see further investments...

2017

StarLink Expands into Nigeria as West Africa Hub

Bringing best-of-breed technologies to achieve cybersecurity resilience

Sunday, December 24, 2017 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the largest “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) in META, today announced that as part of it global expansion plans, it has launched its Nigeria hub to cater to the West Africa region and is looking to engage with interested IT Security specialized partners.

StarLink has already demonstrated tremendous success in the IT Security business through its well-developed channel network in South Africa and Egypt, which were the first entry points into the African continent....

StarLink Inks Distribution with FireMon

Enabling organizations to gain visibility into and control over complex security infrastructures

Sunday, December 03, 2017 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region’s “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), today announced the signing of a distribution partnership with FireMon, a market leader in network security policy management for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa.

FireMon helps organizations around the world centrally manage their firewalls in a single console, leveraging automated assessments and workflows to deliver comprehensive visibility and analysis for multi-vendor security...

StarLink Signed as Extreme Networks VAD in MENA

To deliver end-to-end enterprise networking solutions that build stronger connections and better business outcomes

 

Sunday, November 26, 2017 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region’s “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), today announced a new distribution partnership with Extreme Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXTR) for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Extreme Networks, one of the world’s largest leading providers of high-performance end-to-end enterprise networking solutions can deliver an IT infrastructure that’s fast, resilient and can tune itself to the demands of users,...

Endace partners with StarLink to expand Security and IT markets in EMEA

Endace chooses StarLink as its Value-added Distributor (VAD) across Europe to promote its network recording and packet capture

20th November 2017: Endace, a specialist in high-speed network recording and network history playback, has today announced a partnership with the “True” value-added IT distributor, StarLink, to expand in the EMEA security and IT markets.

StarLink, has its global headquarters in Dubai, but is growing rapidly in Europe through its UK based, regional headquarters. Endace has provided high-speed network recording and visibility solutions for over 15 years. The...