iValue hosts iStorm BFSI CXO conclave at Udaipur

August 9, 2017

  • iStorm BFSI 2017 dwelled on Deciphering the Digital Transformation (DX), critical to ensure relevance and growth.
  • Conclave was exclusive for BFSI vertical and registered a participation of 70+ delegates from leading Banks, Financial Institutions and Insurance Entities…

BENGALURU, India – August 9, 2017 – iValue InfoSolutions, a leader in the Digital Asset Protection and Data, Network & Application (DNA of every business) management area, recently hosted iStorm BFSI 2017 conclave, in the lake and palace city of Udaipur, between 21st to 23rd July. This is the 4th edition of iStorm and the 1st exclusive conclave for CXOs of BFSI vertical. The previous editions of iStorm were held at Pattaya, Bali and Dubai.

iStorm BFSI 2017 received an overwhelming response with participation of 70 delegates including leading Consultants, Industry experts, Regulatory body, OEM’s with relevant and compelling offerings and Cyber Security experts.The discussions highlighted Global and Indian trends in Business and Technology areas around Digital transformation, best-in-class industry practices to minimize risk and maximize opportunities in the DX journey, for the Banking, Finance and Insurance industry.

The event concluded on a grand note, with a panel discussion around “Are we investing enough, with business increasingly turning digital, to stay ahead of ever evolving threats“, amongst leading CIO/CTO/CISO’s and subject matter experts, evoked tremendous participation leading to interesting insights, perspectives and priorities for embarking on DX journey along with right investments around people, process and technology to ensure business ahead of threat.

iStorm BFSI from iValue has helped in understanding relevance, priority and criticality of DX initiatives. More importantly iValue has been able to simplify DX journey for enhancing business relevance and to maximize massive opportunity in the DIGITAL world, in a safe and secure way,” said Krishna Raj Sharma, Director – BFSI Vertical at iValue InfoSolutions.

Most of the leaders acknowledged with the fact that ‘Digital Disruption’ is already the way forward, with SMAC & IoT adoption being the base camp to digital transformation. The key takeaway for participants of iStorm 2017 were areas to focus on for DX initiatives in BFSI market along with an overall understanding of options available to stay safe and secure, keeping cognizance of fast evolving threat landscape in effective protection and management of Data, Network and Application – DNA of Digital business.DNA protection and management experts from HDS, HPE, Forcepoint, Array Networks, BMC and A10 Networks brainstormed with BFSI CXOs to share their expertise and experience in helping BFSI industry in India and abroad, which was of immense relevance and value for most participants since DX initiatives were one of the highest priority with multiple projects already under way.

Great venue and very professionally executed event. Had a good time interacting with customers and understanding their perspective on their Digital transformation journey,” said Vinod Ganesan – Director Sales – Hitachi Data Systems, Diamond sponsor at iStorm BFSI.

This event is very useful to upgrade security and help our business move towards digital transformation,” said Chandrakant Wasnik from SBI Funds Management.

Very useful, came across various technologies that can address many of the current problems that our organization is facing,” said Abhishek Sen of Bandhan Bank.

The event was an eye opener which stressed upon critical aspects of security threats and how to overcome them. It also touched upon the all critical digital transformation and way forward,” said Anant Potdar of Bombay Stock Exchange

Networking with the peers as well as congregation of the new age technology providers was insightful on the developments in the industry. Thanks for organizing this amalgamation with an opportunity for the providers to understand the expectations of the consumers,” said Sanjeev Sethi of Indian Bank.

The event was very successful and gave lots of insights into the topics of digital disruption and the industries readiness to cope with right investments in the short term and the long term. It also gave informative inputs on Cyber Security and its probable implementation for improvements…It was educative to listen to Mr. Ankit Fadia, a freelancer, ethical hacker of national repute… I wish iValue all the best in all its future events in bringing the technology gurus on to the same platform for knowledge dissipation,” said JK Jayaram of SBI.

The event was very well organized. The presentations were very informative and very interesting. The panel discussion invited the attention of all towards the investment in security concerns, particularly in terms of time and efforts needed by organizations to protect the interest of all stake holders. It was a wonderful opportunity for networking. Looking forward for next storm,” said Raman Murthy of Bank of Maharashtra.

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About iValue InfoSolutions

iValue incorporated with a mission to empower organizations to effectively manage their “Digital Assets,” which are critical & differentiators of business, to ensure profitable growth.

iValue has 75+ compelling and complementing offerings around DNA protection and management, through direct partnership with 30+ “Best of Breed” OEM’s, for its 6000+ customers through 500+ global, national and regional system integrators.

iValue has a direct presence across 10 cities in India, with vertical, customer, solution and technology focused teams, addressing pre-sales, sales & post sales needs of Customer, Consultants & Partner, for Private, Public and Hybrid cloud needs. iValue overseas presence include Nairobi, Kenya office for Africa market and Singapore office for duty exempted purchases.

iValue won Deloitte Technology Fast 500 award for Asia-Pac for two consecutive year, 2013 & 2014 for fastest growing technology companies. iValue also was “Red Herring Asia 100” Finalist in 2014 & 2015. iValue has been growing consistently at 5+ times market growth rates over the last 9 years.

For more information, visit www.iValue.co.in or mail info@iValue.co.in


eScan Enterprise solution is named in “Hype Cycle for ICT in India 2017” report

August 7, 2017

MUMBAI, IndiaAugust 7, 2017 – eScan Enterprise solution has been named in the latest Gartner Research Report on “Hype Cycle for ICT in India 2017,” which is authored by Mr. Pankaj Prasad and Ms. Neha Gupta and released on 21st July, 2017. This Hype Cycle presents a snapshot of the technologies that CIOs should consider when implementing Enterprise Mobility Management solutions for their businesses. With the fast adoption of mobility at work spaces, it becomes more crucial to use the right solution to improve the productivity beyond securing only emails on BYODs. This also helps in enhancing the return on investment.

According to an analysis by Manjunath Bhat on Enterprises Mobility Management suites, eScan has been observed as a solution, that helps improve user productivity and operational efficiency for enterprises. The report highlights that EMM is used as a business enablement tool to fulfill two basic requirements: enable general productivity and digital business initiatives and is going to be one of the critical area of security reach for Enterprises. eScan being one of the leading enterprise security solutions has state of the art EMM solutions that keeps business critical data safe and protects from emerging cyber threats for mobile devices.

Mr Govind Rammurthy, CEO and MD, eScan, said that “It becomes critical for enterprises to ensure that the corporate data accessed or residing on the mobile devices are secured and can be accessed by admin in case of breach to safeguard sensitive business information. Our Enterprise solutions are developed keeping in mind the growing challenges faced by CISOs with multiple devices in the networks accessing business critical data. We are elated to be mentioned by Gartner in the “Hype Cycle for ICT in India 2017” as one of the leading EMM Solution providers. We will continue to push the envelope to develop solutions that are going to be an integral part of enterprise security in order to safeguard from ever evolving cyber threats.”

Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

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About eScan

eScan is an ISO (27001) certified pure play enterprise security solution company with over 2 decades of expertise in developing IT security solutions. eScan today has a presence in 12 countries through its offices and subsidiaries. It also boasts of a robust channel partner network of more than 50, 000 partners spread across 190 countries worldwide. It is trusted by more than 6,500 enterprise and corporate users spread across various industry segments such as Government, BFSI, Education, Defense, Telecom, IT & ITeS, Infrastructure, Hospitality, and Healthcare worldwide.

It is powered by some of the latest and innovative technologies, such as Proactive Behavioral Analysis Engine (PBAE) Technology, MicroWorld Winsock Layer (MWL) Technology, Domain & IP Reputation Check (DIRC) Technology, Non-Intrusive Learning Pattern (NILP) Technology, and sophisticated Anti-Virus Heuristic Algorithms that not only provide protection from current threats, but also provides proactive protection against the ever-evolving cyber threats. eScan provides 24×7 free remote support facility to help its esteemed users to provide real-time solutions for security related issues. For more information, visit www.escanav.com


eScan Internet Security Suite ranked as the best by VB 100

August 2, 2017

MUMBAI, IndiaAugust 2, 2017 – eScan, Total Security has achieved Virus Bulletin’s VB100’s comparative review test certificate for its eScan Internet Security Suite. The test, in June 2017, was conducted on Windows 7 and 10 Professional. eScan Internet Security Suite proved its capability of providing advanced protection against malware listed by WildList Organization with the RAP score of 100%.

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Virus Bulletin is a world-renowned independent testing and certification body, in testing, reviewing and benchmarking security solutions for over 20 years. The VB100 certificate is given to the products that meet the quality standards of endpoint security products that are recognized as legitimate and strong anti-malware solution. During the recent test, eScan Internet Security Suite successfully blocked 100% of the malware samples that are listed as ‘In the Wild’ by the WildList Organization and generated no false positives while scanning. eScan scored best in the RAP tests, in addition to raising Zero False positives, while product’s stability was rated ‘solid’ by the testing body.

eScan Internet Security Suite with Cloud Security for Home and Small Office Edition is a specially designed security product that provides real-time protection for computers and laptops from growing cyber threats, such as Viruses, Spyware, Adware, Key loggers, Rootkits, Botnets, Hackers, Spam and Phishing. eScan ISS protects a user’s personal information and ensures safe computing environment to the whole family when browsing the internet, shopping online, performing online transactions or social networking. The product can be experienced at: http://www.escanav.com/en/windows-antivirus/internet-security-suite.asp

Mr Govind Rammurthy, MD and CEO, eScan said, “We are happy to receive the VB 100 certification as the best product. This reinstates our efforts in developing global standard & quality products. eScan security products are designed with multi-level security solutions that defend against the growing cyber threats such as ransomware, malware, spams etc. which provides safe and secure computing environment for our users.”

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About eScan

eScan is an ISO (27001) certified pure play enterprise security solution company with over 2 decades of expertise in developing IT security solutions. eScan today has a presence in 12 countries through its offices and subsidiaries. It also boasts of a robust channel partner network of more than 50, 000 partners spread across 190 countries worldwide. It is trusted by more than 6,500 enterprise and corporate users spread across various industry segments such as Government, BFSI, Education, Defense, Telecom, IT & ITeS, Infrastructure, Hospitality, and Healthcare worldwide.

It is powered by some of the latest and innovative technologies, such as Proactive Behavioral Analysis Engine (PBAE) Technology, MicroWorld Winsock Layer (MWL) Technology, Domain & IP Reputation Check (DIRC) Technology, Non-Intrusive Learning Pattern (NILP) Technology, and sophisticated Anti-Virus Heuristic Algorithms that not only provide protection from current threats, but also provides proactive protection against the ever-evolving cyber threats. eScan provides 24×7 free remote support facility to help its esteemed users to provide real-time solutions for security related issues. For more information, visit www.escanav.com


eScan rolls out Rainbow offer for Channel Partners

August 2, 2017

MUMBAI, IndiaAugust 2, 2017 – As a part of its vision 2020, eScan – Total Security has launched first of its kind reward program for its channel partners. The Rainbow offer for the channel partners is valid on the purchase of Retail and Business products. The qualified channel partners now can choose multiple gift options for each slab. The offer includes multiple gift options like home electronic products to various gift cards and vouchers. This offer is valid only for fresh purchases made between 1st July to 30th September, 2017 from an authorized eScan distributor or dealer in their region.

Being a pro-channel organization, eScan considers its partners as an integral part of its vision 2020. Hence to expand its partner base this reward program has been created to reach out to more partners with minimum purchase value of Rs. 5,000. The offer is to encourage more partners to participate in the program and get various gifts.

Talking about the offer, Mr Rahul Joshi, AVP National Sales, eScan said, “eScan with its renewed vision now aims to further strengthen the relationship and add new channel partners to its growing base. The rainbow offer is one of its kinds with multiple gift options for channel partners, as it gives them freedom to choose the gift. Our aim is to reward every partner for their support to promote eScan proactively.”

eScan’s range of security solutions are certified by Global testing bodies like AV Test, AV Comparatives’ Real World Test & Real Protection Test and VB 100 Test and many others.

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About eScan

eScan is an ISO (27001) certified pure play enterprise security solution company with over 2 decades of expertise in developing IT security solutions. eScan today has a presence in 12 countries through its offices and subsidiaries. It also boasts of a robust channel partner network of more than 50, 000 partners spread across 190 countries worldwide. It is trusted by more than 6,500 enterprise and corporate users spread across various industry segments such as Government, BFSI, Education, Defense, Telecom, IT & ITeS, Infrastructure, Hospitality, and Healthcare worldwide.

It is powered by some of the latest and innovative technologies, such as Proactive Behavioral Analysis Engine (PBAE) Technology, MicroWorld Winsock Layer (MWL) Technology, Domain & IP Reputation Check (DIRC) Technology, Non-Intrusive Learning Pattern (NILP) Technology, and sophisticated Anti-Virus Heuristic Algorithms that not only provide protection from current threats, but also provides proactive protection against the ever-evolving cyber threats. eScan provides 24×7 free remote support facility to help its esteemed users to provide real-time solutions for security related issues. For more information, visit www.escanav.com


Ms. Shweta Thakare to lead Government & PSU business in eScan

August 1, 2017

MUMBAI, India August 1, 2017 – eScan Enterprise Security, as part of its vision 2020, has announced Ms. Shweta Thakare – Senior AVP – to spearhead the Government and PSU business acquisition in India. She will be handling this role in addition to her present responsibilities of business development for Europe, APAC and SAARC markets. As a key member of eScan management team, she has been instrumental in successfully handling many initiatives instrumental to revenue growth.

Ms Shweta Thakare, with over 22 years of rich experience in the IT Security Industry, has been one of the key drivers for successfully establishing eScan’s market penetration in the International markets over the years. She has been playing an important role in helping eScan expand its market globally. As part of her new role, she will be spearheading the Government & PSU team of eScan for new business development.

With recent surge in the cyber threats globally and the digitization drive by the government, we see a great opportunity for business growth being one the leading Indian brands among IT security solution providers. We have entrusted the responsibility to Ms Shweta Thakare to lead the development of new business strategies for Government and PSU segment in India. She has successfully helmed such responsibilities in the past and proven her ability to surpass the goals,” said Mr Govind Rammurthy, CEO and M D, eScan.

On this new development, Ms Shweta Thakare, Senior AVP, eScan said, “Owing to the recent ransomware attacks and incidents of data leaks in the government sector, there is an urgent need for government and PSUs to ensure data protection against cyber-attacks, as many of these bodies deal with sensitive & confidential citizen data. I am honoured and delighted to take up this new challenge and responsibility. I am confident that with our innovative security solutions, rapid deployment expertise and 24×7 customer supports, eScan Enterprise Security solutions will soon be an integral part of IT security for Government and PSUs across India.”

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About eScan

eScan is an ISO (27001) certified pure play enterprise security solution company with over 2 decades of expertise in developing IT security solutions. eScan today has a presence in 12 countries through its offices and subsidiaries. It also boasts of a robust channel partner network of more than 50, 000 partners spread across 190 countries worldwide. It is trusted by more than 6,500 enterprise and corporate users spread across various industry segments such as Government, BFSI, Education, Defense, Telecom, IT & ITeS, Infrastructure, Hospitality, and Healthcare worldwide.

It is powered by some of the latest and innovative technologies, such as Proactive Behavioral Analysis Engine (PBAE) Technology, MicroWorld Winsock Layer (MWL) Technology, Domain & IP Reputation Check (DIRC) Technology, Non-Intrusive Learning Pattern (NILP) Technology, and sophisticated Anti-Virus Heuristic Algorithms that not only provide protection from current threats, but also provides proactive protection against the ever-evolving cyber threats. eScan provides 24×7 free remote support facility to help its esteemed users to provide real-time solutions for security related issues.  For more information, visit www.escanav.com


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