Press Releases

2015

STARLINK TO HIGHLIGHT PROACTIVE RISK MANAGEMENT AT GITEX 2015

Enabling Customers to Reduce Threat Exposure and Limit Attack Surface

Monday, August 17, 2015, Dubai, UAE: StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), will be present at GITEX this year in the same prime location (Stand A2-2) as last year, and will showcase 12 leading vendors from its portfolio.

To successfully deliver security capable of addressing today's risks, organizations need to take a holistic approach to IT Security. StarLink's portfolio of technologies was designed to simplify risk management and ensure that all critical controls...

StarLink's Solutions Fuel Government Cybersecurity Deployments in KSA in 2015

Due to the number of recent cyberattacks in the Kingdom

Thursday, August 13, 2015 – Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), has witnessed a drastic increase in cyberattacks on Government organizations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in 2015.

Like the private sector, Government organizations globally are dependent on creating, collecting and consuming data. Simultaneously cybercriminals, are equally interested in this data, from passwords to financial records and classified files. Also due to the geopolitical landscape in the...

StarLink Expands Geographical Footprint and Headcount in H2 2015

Due to Successful H1 2015 Results and Growth Plans

Monday, August 10, 2015 – Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region’s trusted security-specialized “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), has announced its on-the-ground presence and team expansion plans for H2 2015.

StarLink’s Vision is to take its success story globally. The 2015 Mission includes launching new StarLink territories: Europe, as well as, North, East and West Africa, with initial Sales and Technical Management resources being deployed locally. Headcount in existing territories will also be enhanced with hiring activities taking...

StarLink Enhances IT Security for UAE Healthcare Sector in 2015

Due to Compliance and Data Privacy

Thursday, June 8, 2015 – Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region’s trusted security-specialized “True” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), has observed notable growth in revenue from several large deals in the UAE Healthcare sector in 2015.

In recent years, significant regulation has been introduced globally to companies in the Healthcare vertical, which has also been under attack for some time, and accounted for 43% of all major breaches in 2014, according to the Ponemon Institute. It seems that 2015 will be another very challenging year for the industry in terms...

StarLink Revenue Grows 115% in H1 2015

Through its high-performance Channel, plus excellent progress with new vendors and new markets

Monday, July 27, 2015 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), today announced its financial results for H1 2015 which ended on 30th June, 2015. The exceptional performance in the first half of 2015 enabled StarLink to deliver more than double the revenue achieved in the same period last year.

"This phenomenal achievement, fueled by record sales in the second quarter of 2015, puts us on track for our annual revenue goal of $100...

StarLink Joins Riverbed Value Added Distributor Program

StarLink to Resell Riverbed's Application Performance Platform to Maximize Performance for Customers with Hybrid IT Environments

Dubai, UAE - June 24, 2015 - StarLink, the region's trusted "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), announced today it has joined the Riverbed® Performance Value Added Distributor (VAD) Program. The Riverbed VAD program is a value-based model, showcasing VAD partners that deliver value-added services in addition to logistical distribution. The VAD program enables StarLink to build closer relationships with resellers and provide high-value services and support so...

StarLink Becomes Authorized Training Centre for Infoblox

Enabling Customers to Better Manage and Secure their Networks.

Wednesday, June 15th, 2015: Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), announced it has now become an Infoblox Authorized Training Centre (ATC) in for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa. StarLink, will offer Certified training for Infoblox products and services through instructor-led courses. The training will be for DDI (DNS, DHCP, and IPAM).

StarLink will deliver the NIOS Configuration Class (NCC), Advanced Administration Class (AAC), and (ADTC) Advanced Diagnostic...

StarLink Hosts 5th Annual IT Security Roadshow across GCC in May 2015

Presenting proactive and predictive strategies to stay ahead of modern day threats

Monday, April 27th, 2015 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink presents its 5th Annual IT Security Roadshow taking place in Manama, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Kuwait city, Riyadh and Muscat in the month of May.

This multi-city GCC event will see the top Information Security professionals from across various industries in the region attend to gain perspective into the latest IT Security trends and updates from industry experts including Arbor Networks, Infoblox, Ixia, Palo Alto Networks and Splunk. Over the course of the half-day...

StarLink Showcases Advanced Threat Protection and Secure Mobility at GISEC

With a Focus on Gaining Visibility and Taking Control of IT Security

Monday, April 20, 2015 - Dubai, UAE - StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), announced today that they would be present at Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC) 2015, taking place next week at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 26th to 28th April. StarLink will be participating along some of its key vendors including FireEye, TripWire, Infoblox, Arbor Networks, MobileIron and Ixia.

Visitors to StarLink's stand will get the opportunity to network with these...

StarLink Celebrates Channel Success and Growth at 2015 Annual Partner Conference

Accelerating Channel Commitment, Partner Revenue Growth and Profitability

Monday, March 25th, 2015 - Dubai, UAE- StarLink, the region's trusted IT Security specialized "True" Value-Added Distributor (VAD) conducted its Annual Partner Conference for 2015 at the prestigious Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai earlier this month. The event kept in line with StarLink's 2015 theme, "Partnering into the Future" with an attendance of over 100 Channel Partners from across the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa.

The informative and interactive Partner Conference showcased 5 new vendors, recently added to...