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2016

STARLINK ADVANCES EUROPEAN EXPANSION WITH KEY APPOINTMENT AND LONDON OFFICE OPENING

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 – Dubai, UAE: StarLink, the region's trusted IT security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) today announced that as part of its planned investments to expand across the rest of EMEA, it has appointed Avinash Advani as Senior Vice President, Strategic Alliances & International Markets. In his new role, Avinash will focus from StarLink’s newly opened Central London office, on expanding all markets outside the Middle East, including StarLink’s presence in Europe, the US, Africa and Turkey.

Avinash was formerly Vice President, Business Strategy at...

STARLINK BECOMES AUTHORIZED TRAINING CENTRE FOR GEMALTO DATA SECURITY SOLUTIONS

Enabling customers with strong security solutions in the Enterprise and Cloud security sectors.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016: Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region’s trusted security-specialized “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), announced it has now become a Gemalto Authorized Training Centre (ATC) for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa. StarLink will offer certified instructor-led training for Gemalto’s SafeNet products and services, including SafeNet Hardware Security Module (HSM) and SafeNet Authentication Service (SAS). StarLink will deliver the trainings through state-of-the-art...

STARLINK SIGNED AS RECORDED FUTURE MASTER DISTRIBUTOR IN META

Leading IT Security VAD to provide unmatched insight into emerging threats through Recorded Future’s patented Web Intelligence Engine

Monday, September 19, 2016 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), has today announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Recorded Future, the real-time threat intelligence company. StarLink will sell, install and support Recorded Future’s products through its extensive network of Channel Partners to enterprise and government customers in the Middle East, Turkey and...

STARLINK NAMED GEMALTO MIDDLE EAST DISTRIBUTOR OF THE YEAR

At the Gemalto Middle East Partner Summit 2016 Award Ceremony

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 - Dubai, UAEStarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), was awarded ‘Identity and Data Protection Solutions Distributor of the Year’ by Gemalto, the world leader in digital security at their Middle East Partner Summit 2016 on 26th May, 2016. The exclusive event held at the Conrad Hotel in Dubai hosted close to 30 partners from the GCC and South Gulf region. Gemalto honored its key channel and distribution partners across various categories.

Sebastien...

CYLANCE LAUNCHES IN REGION WITH STARLINK AS DISTRIBUTOR

Leading IT Security Distributor partners with Cylance® to meet rising demands in META for preventive cybersecurity solutions and services

Monday, June 27, 2016 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), announced today that it has inked a distribution contract with Cylance®, the company that is revolutionizing cybersecurity through the use of artificial intelligence to proactively prevent advanced persistent threats and malware. StarLink will sell, install and support Cylance® products through its extensive network of Channel...

STARLINK ACCELERATES NORTH AMERICA EXPANSION

With recruitment of senior leadership, a new North America HQ, and a focused strategy.

Monday, May 23, 2016 – Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted IT security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) has announced that it has initiated planned investments into the US for 2016 as a part of the company’s expansion strategy. Initial activities include the hiring of a seasoned CEO to manage the North America region, and simultaneously relocating its US headquarters to Cambridge, Massachusetts, one of North America’s key technology hubs.

StarLink has appointed Dan Haley as CEO...

STARLINK EGYPT TRANSFORMED INTO NORTH AFRICA HUB

May 18, 2016 – Cairo, Egypt - StarLink, the region's trusted IT security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) today announced that its Egypt office has become the company’s hub for North Africa. As a part of the geographical expansion plans for this year, continued investments will be made into North Africa to add resources expanding StarLink’s on-the-ground presence in the region even further. With this elevated status, StarLink’s Egypt office has moved to a new location that is significantly larger than the previous premises to make room for the increasing number of new...

STARLINK DOUBLES ITS FOOTPRINT IN KSA

Monday, May 16, 2016 – Riyadh, KSA - StarLink, the region's trusted IT security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) is excited to announce that it has achieved 100% year-on-year growth, both in terms of revenue and also team size in KSA. This significant milestone has also spurred the move to a new office twice the size of the previous premises, to make room for the increasing number of new employees, as StarLink continues to expand its on-the-ground presence in Saudi Arabia.

Nidal Othman, Managing Director at StarLink, said "We are proud to see our sales achievements and...

StarLink Highlights Cybersecurity Solutions at GISEC 2016

Assisting customers to Learn from, Adapt to, and Defend against Zero-Day Threats

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted IT security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), announced today that it will be exhibiting at Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC) 2016, taking place next week at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 29th to 31st March. StarLink will be participating along with some of its key vendors including Attivo Networks, Tripwire, Darktrace, Gemalto, MobileIron and Venafi.

Visitors to the StarLink stand will get the...

StarLink Hosts 6th Annual IT Security Roadshow across the Middle East in April 2016

With a focus on securing enterprise data from the user to the data center

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - Dubai, UAE – StarLink, the region's trusted IT security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) presents its 6th Annual IT Security Roadshow taking place across seven cities in the Middle East, namely Cairo, Muscat, Kuwait City, Manama, Riyadh, Doha, and Dubai between the 6th and the 27th of April.

This multi-city event will see key IT decision-makers and professionals from various industries across the region attend the conference in each of their cities, to gain perspective...