Forcepoint clinched two prestigious awards at GITEX Global 2023. The company, renowned as the world’s largest privately-owned cybersecurity firm, not only received accolades but also recognized the outstanding achievements of its partner engineers.
Forcepoint’s impressive journey began with the ICT Champion Awards held on October 12, 2023. Here, the company secured the coveted ‘Data Protection Service Provider in Hybrid Cloud’ award. This recognition underscored Forcepoint’s commitment to fostering secure and trusting environments by understanding digital identities and their cyber capabilities, thereby safeguarding employees and critical data.
Continuing their winning streak, Forcepoint triumphed in the ‘New Product / Service Launch’ category at the MEA Business Awards, held concurrently with GITEX Global. This award highlighted the company’s expertise and dedication to delivering secure solutions to the market, reaffirming its leadership position in the cybersecurity landscape.
What made Forcepoint’s GITEX experience even more remarkable was the company’s role as an award-giver. Forcepoint bestowed the ‘Maverick’ honor upon seven of its partner engineers, recognizing their successful completion of the Forcepoint ONE four-stage enablement program. This program empowers partners to become proficient in presenting, demonstrating, conducting Proof of Concepts (POC), and deploying the extensive capabilities of the Forcepoint ONE platform.
Thierry Bedos, Senior Vice President of EMEA Sales at Forcepoint, emphasized the significance of the partner engineers’ honor. He stated, “The partner engineers’ honor was an outstanding accomplishment as the program empowers our partners to successfully present, demonstrate, conduct Proof of Concepts (POC), and deploy the huge capabilities of the Forcepoint ONE platform here in the region.”
Forcepoint made a significant impact at GITEX Global 2023 by showcasing its latest cybersecurity innovations at a dedicated booth. Attendees had the opportunity to explore the company’s cutting-edge solutions, witnessing firsthand the technological excellence and leadership in data-first cybersecurity that define Forcepoint.
Samer Diya, Vice President Sales for Forcepoint Emerging Markets, reflected on the event, stating, “This year’s edition of GITEX Global represented a major stride forward in cloud deployment, as well as showcasing future technology ambitions in the UAE and wider region.” He emphasized how the event highlighted the challenges and opportunities facing organizations striving for a more immersive future, showcasing Forcepoint’s leadership in addressing these challenges.