Indian outsourcing and consultancy giant, Tech Mahindra, has partnered with ELTA Systems Ltd., a group and subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) to provide cyber solutions and services to government and enterprise customers in India and around the world.
The partnership will enable the companies to design and deliver Security Operation Centres (C-SOCs), Computer Emergency Response Teams (CERTs) and Forensic Laboratories, leveraging on automation and orchestration tools, AI and Machine learning analytics and technology. The partnership will also offer consultation, training and managed security services and develop technologies that meet the evolving challenges of the cyber domain.
CP Gurnani, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Tech Mahindra said, “We are excited to partner with Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI). This strategic partnership will herald a new chapter in tackling the advanced global cybersecurity threats in today’s digital age, by developing a future-ready cybersecurity framework. Partnership with IAI will be a multiplier force for Tech Mahindra’s robust cybersecurity expertise world over.”
Tech Mahindra’s Security Operations Center (SOC) capabilities along with IAI’s broad suite of cyber intelligence & defence products, proven methodology and constant innovation will synergize to innovate and establish new services in areas of cyber intelligence, protection, monitoring, identification and integrated cyber resilience. The solutions will help governments, organizations and critical infrastructure to keep pace with emerging cyber threats.
Esti Peshin, VP and General Manager of IAI’s Cyber Division, said, “We are excited to collaborate with our strategic partner, Tech Mahindra, a company present in 90+ countries. We are confident that Mahindra’s experienced cyber security professionals will equip IAI with a sustainable competitive advantage, improving our ability to scale rapidly and prevent cyber-attacks with cutting-edge cybersecurity solutions.”
The partnership will endeavour to provide a holistic end-to-end approach that serves defence forces, governments, critical infrastructures and large enterprises with state-of-the art cyber security & monitoring capabilities.
Rajiv Singh, Sr. Vice President & Global Head of Cybersecurity unit of Tech Mahindra said, “IAI’s practical experience of protecting governments around the world from cyber-attacks, as well as hands-on and operational experience in cyber threat intelligence solutions, training, digital forensics, communication security and cyber security, will compliment Tech Mahindra’s established cyber security practice. Together we will create elite Cyber Warriors and AI based defence capabilities to combat advanced cyber threats and cyber-crime faced by Government entities and Police forces”
He continued, “IAI’s advanced military grade cyber security capabilities combined with Tech Mahindra’s Intelligent SOC will deliver compelling cyber security solutions for Banking, Insurance, Telecom, Critical Infrastructure, Utility and other sectors across the globe”.