Strategic European distribution agreement will provide customers with world-class cybersecurity protection
Westcon-Comstor, the leading international technology distributor, has today announced a European distribution agreement with Anomali, the recognised leader in intelligence-driven cybersecurity solutions. Strengthened with this partnership, Westcon-Comstor will provide its customers with unmatched threat visibility and shorter time to detection. As remote and decentralised workforces become the norm, the new partnership allows Westcon-Comstor to expand its cybersecurity vendor portfolio, cementing its position as a channel partner of choice.
With over 1,500 organisations as its customers, including many of the Fortune 500 and large government and defense organisations, Anomali has become the leading global threat sharing platform for ISACs (Information Sharing and Analysis Centers), ISAOs (Information Sharing and Analysis Organizations), industry groups, holding companies, and other threat intel sharing communities. The company counts a number of high profile brands as its vendor partners, including Crowdstrike, Palo Alto Networks, Check Point, Sumo Logic, Broadcom and Infoblox.
Anomali’s solutions – including ThreatStream®, Match™, and Lens™ – enhance threat visibility, automate threat processing and detection, and accelerate threat investigation, response, and remediation. Thanks to Anomali’s offering, businesses can operationalise all their threat intelligence under a single platform to enable proactive defense measures, reducing security risks, increasing SOC efficiency by 58% and delivering an estimated ROI of 233% in less than a year.
Jamie Stone, Anomali GM and SVP, EMEA, said: “Anomali is experiencing overwhelming demand across the European region for our intelligence driven technologies, which are helping customers to identify and neutralise adversaries before they cause enormous damage to their environments and reputations. By partnering with Westcon-Comstor, organizations that recognise the crucial role intelligence plays in their defensive strategies will gain faster and easier access to it.”
Daniel Hurel, Vice President Westcon EMEA – Cyber Security & Next Gen Solutions, commented: “In today’s complex evolving threat landscape, automating threat intelligence at scale is key for businesses to eliminate critical gaps in their threat defenses. With the global threat intelligence platform market expected to reach USD 6.6 billion by 2024 growing at 21.4% CAGR, Anomali – as the recognised market leader – is a crucial addition to our Westcon NGS vendor portfolio.”
Anomali is the leader in intelligence-driven cybersecurity solutions. More than 1,500 public and private sector organizations rely on Anomali to see and detect threats more quickly, reduce the risk of security breaches, and improve security operations productivity. Anomali solutions serve customers around the world in nearly every major industry vertical, including many of the Global 2000. As an early threat intelligence innovator, Anomali was founded in 2013 and is backed by leading venture firms including GV, Paladin Capital Group, In-Q-Tel, Institutional Venture Partners, and General Catalyst. Anomali is based in Redwood City. Calif., with offices in EMEA, APAC and LATM Learn more at www.anomali.com.
Westcon-Comstor is a global technology distributor with annual revenues that exceed US$3 billion. Operating in more than 70 countries, it delivers business value and opportunity by connecting the world’s leading IT vendors with a channel of technology resellers, systems integrators and service providers. It combines industry insight, technical know-how and more than 30 years of distribution experience to deliver value and accelerate vendor and partner business success. It goes to market through two lines of business: Westcon and Comstor.