Press Releases

2018

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...

ForeScout Expands Distribution Partnership with StarLink to Deliver Visibility and Control in Turkey

Monday, November 06th, 2017 - Turkey - StarLink, the region's trusted "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), today announced that it has expanded its distribution agreement with ForeScout Technologies, Inc. into Turkey. As a leading IT security distributor in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa with strong on-the-ground presence across the region, StarLink will now sell ForeScout's technology through its extensive network of channel partners to enterprise and government customers in Turkey.

 ForeScout provides enterprises and government agencies with the ability to instantaneously see...

Dynamic investment ignites UK channel for StarLink

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017, Bracknell, UK – StarLink today announced a successful first year of operations for its European business and promises to ignite the UK channel, following dynamic investment in its UK entity.

Over the course of the last 12 months, in Activate mode, StarLink’s offices in the UK were opened as the regional hub for Europe. On-the-ground teams were deployed, and key emerging vendor contracts were signed, with an intent to immediately add true value to the security market in the UK and Europe. The primary goals for the first year were to recruit key talent, develop...

StarLink Launches SCADA Portfolio with Nozomi Networks

To improve ICS cyber resiliency and provide real-time operational visibility

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region’s “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), today announced the signing of a distribution partnership with Nozomi Networks for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META).

Nozomi Networks, the pioneer in real-time cybersecurity and operational visibility for Industrial Control Systems (ICS) is proven for large-scale deployments.  Nozomi Networks technology combines recent advances in AI (artificial intelligence) and machine learning (ML) with in-depth ICS...