HCL Technologies expands collaboration with Microsoft to offer joint cybersecurity offerings to enterprises
HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, announced that it had expanded its strategic partnership with Microsoft to bring strong security capabilities to clients worldwide. HCL Technologies has achieved all four advanced security specializations available to Microsoft partners. These specializations validate the ability of Microsoft partners to deliver best-in-class specialized security services in complex solution areas with Azure:
- IAM (Identity and Access Management) Advanced Specialization
- Threat Protection Advanced Specialization
- Information Governance and Protection Advanced Specialization
- Cloud Security Advanced Specialization
In addition, HCL Technologies announced it has joined MISA (Microsoft Intelligent Security Association), an ecosystem of independent software vendors and managed security service providers who have integrated their solutions to better defend against a world of increasing threats. This nomination to MISA further reinforces HCL Technologies’ commitment to Microsoft’s partner ecosystem and being a global leader in managed security services.
As companies look to modernize, they seek to engage partners with advanced cybersecurity skills to migrate, optimize and manage their existing workloads to the cloud. HCL Technologies offers holistic solutions integrated with Microsoft products that encompass the full breadth of security, compliance and identity management. The combination of HCL Technologies’ cybersecurity fusion platform solutions and deep domain knowledge, along with Microsoft’s range of security products, like Azure Sentinel and Microsoft 365 E5, covering identity and access, information protection, hybrid cloud infrastructure security, IT (Information Technology) and OT (Operational Technology) security and cloud app security, gives organizations the building blocks to better defend against a dynamic cybersecurity environment.
Cybercriminals are getting more sophisticated and brazen in disrupting supply chain infrastructure and operations. Today, organizations face multiple security challenges related to identity and access management, protecting and monitoring the security of their IP and customer data. Powered by a deep global experience in managing complex and challenging enterprise cybersecurity engagements, HCL Technologies provides end-to-end services at all stages of the security lifecycle: from Strategy and Consulting to Transformation and Integration to Managed Services.
This accelerated collaboration with Microsoft builds on the #HCLCloudSmart approach, designed to help businesses navigate today’s complex, interconnected digital landscape safely and smartly. Through the Microsoft Ecosystem Unit, HCL Technologies provides an array of critical solutions that help customers expand their cloud deployments safely.
For further details, please contact:
Elka Ghudial, Europe
Devneeta Pahuja, India and APAC