Press Releases

2014

StarLink Unveils Security Framework and Solutions Lifecycle

Sunday, October 12th, 2014 - Dubai, UAE

StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), has today announced that it has unveiled its Security Framework and Solutions Lifecycle.

All organizations strive to have their IT security infrastructure designed effectively, to enable key business activities, while simultaneously ensuring the highest levels of reliability and accessibility. In most cases a bottom-up approach is taken, predominantly due to the large number of vendors in this space, creating a focus on trying to protect against every...

StarLink Expands GITEX Footprint Focusing on Cyber Defense!

September 17, 2014

StarLink, the region's "Trusted Security Advisor” and “True Value-added Distributor" will showcase its next-generation IT Security portfolio with its participating vendor partners at GITEX Technology Week 2014.

StarLink is acclaimed as the largest and fastest growing IT Security VAD in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa regions. Over the last couple of years, StarLink has successfully expanded and exponentially increased its presence in Sub-Saharan Africa and Turkey. This year further expansion plans are being executed into Southern Europe and North Africa, as well as,...

Infoblox signs up StarLink for ME & Turkey

Tuesday, July 21st, 2014 - Dubai, UAE: StarLink , the region's trusted security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), has today announced that it has become a Distributor of Infoblox, the leader in Automated Network Control. StarLink will sell, install and support Infoblox products and solutions through its Channel Partners to customers in the Middle East and Turkey.

Infoblox, an automated network control vendor has appointed regional value-added distributor StarLink as its distributor. The distributor will sell, install and support the vendor’s products and solutions through...

StarLink honoured as top IBM Security Partner 2013

June 19th, 2014

StarLink, the regional security-specialised value-added distributor was awarded the IBM Contribution Award for Outstanding Achievements in Security Systems of Engagement 2013 at the IBM Business Partner Executive Conference 2014 at Dubai.

Nidal Othman, Managing Director, StarLink said, "At StarLink we are committed to consistently and successfully add great value to all our endeavors with vendors across the region. A strong and mutually beneficial partnership with IBM has been an integral part of StarLink’s success story. It is always a very special and proud moment when...

Invincea Signs StarLink as Distributor in Middle East, Turkey and Africa

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 - Dubai, UAE: StarLink , the region's trusted security-specialized "true" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), announced today its new distribution partnership with Invincea. StarLink will spearhead sales, professional services and support for Invincea products and solutions through its Channel Partners across the Middle East, Turkey and Africa.

Invincea is trusted by leading organisations across the enterprise and government sectors. Whether targeted by spear-phishing and watering hole attacks, or falling victim to attacks of opportunity such as poisoned search...

SpectorSoft Signs StarLink as Middle East, Turkey and Africa Distributor

Detection and Warning of Insider Threats with Robust Employee Monitoring

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 - Dubai, UAE: StarLink, the region’s trusted security-specialized “true” Value-Added-Distributor (VAD), announced today its appointment by SpectorSoft as Distributor for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa. StarLink will sell, install and support SpectorSoft products and solutions through its Channel Partners across the Middle East, Turkey and Africa regions to enterprise and government customers.

SpectorSoft enables companies to focus and act upon the most challenging security issue: Insider...

FireEye Extends Distribution Coverage for StarLink into Turkey

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014 - Dubai, UAE: StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized " true" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) has entered a new agreement with FireEye expanding distribution coverage for FireEye into Turkey.

Now StarLink Channel Partners in Turkey can provide their customers with FireEye, the leader in stopping today's advanced cyber attacks, such as advanced malware, that easily bypass traditional signature based defenses and compromise over 95 percent of enterprise networks.

“This extended distribution coverage with FireEye is very exciting for us, as it enables us to...

Bit9 and Carbon Black Join Forces against Cyber Threats

Merger to Provide Unmatched Levels of Prevention, Detection and Response

Sunday, May 11th, 2014 - Dubai, UAE: Bit9, the leader in advanced threat protection for endpoints and servers, has merged with Carbon Black, a next-generation security company with an architecture that delivers "incident response in seconds." The combined entity, which retains the Bit9 name, is the only company that prevents and detects advanced threats on endpoints and servers and provides immediate incident response. Bit9 has raised $38.25 million to fuel the combined companies’ explosive growth as businesses race...

Dell Software Extends Distribution Coverage of SonicWALL for StarLink across the GCC

Wednesday, March 05th, 2014 - Dubai, UAE: StarLink, the region's trusted security-specialized "true" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) has entered a new agreement with Dell Software expanding distribution coverage for SonicWALL across the GCC.

StarLink Channel Partners in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, Bahrain, Turkey, Egypt, Jordan and Lebanon can now provide their customers with SonicWALL's leading integrated intelligent security solutions, Next-Generation Firewall and VPN appliances with application intelligence, control and visualization, plus value-added security...

StarLink Launches "The Year of the Channel" Initiative at 2014 Annual Partner Conference

New Channel Program Announced to Reward Channel Performance and Focus

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 – Dubai, UAE: StarLink, the region's trusted IT security-specialized "true" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) conducted its Annual Partner Conference for 2014 in Dubai yesterday, following another year of record growth and expansion. During the all-day event, StarLink and 6 of its key strategic vendors presented to Strategic Partners, and resellers alike, to enhance engagement and strengthen business relationships.

The Partner Conference was attended by over 100 channel partners from across...