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November 02, 2011
Mobinil, Egypt’s leading wireless service provider, has chosen HP TippingPoint solutions to boost network reliability and security for its 30 million customers.
Officials with HP said that Mobinil selected HP TippingPoint S5100N IPS and HP TippingPoint Core Controller platforms to deliver real-time proactive inline protection for its distributed data centers and network infrastructure.
Company officials said that HP TippingPoint IPS detects and blocks trojans, viruses, worms or any potentially damaging network events that could slow down operations, threaten service quality or cause customer downtime.
“We need to be confident in our ability to offer assured service quality,” said Mohamed Wali, manager, technology security operations, Mobinil, in a statement.
Wali said that HP delivers the level of network security required to ensure uninterrupted business continuity for Mobinil and the users.
Thanks to HP TippingPoint IPS, Mobinil has been able to improve network performance of mission-critical applications.
According to company officials, HP TippingPoint IPS devices form a secure, expandable application platform that allows Mobinil to support future growth.
HP TippingPoint IPS platform has also increased network availability and slashed problem resolution times, creating a more productive IT environment.
Back in October, HP and SAP (News - Alert) AG announced an agreement for HP Enterprise Services to provide cloud-based delivery of SAP applications that enable enterprises to deploy applications in a scalable and affordable manner.
The combination of these solutions will empower enterprise customers to dramatically increase the availability and speed of business information, leading to faster and more insightful decision making.The first SAP application to be delivered by HP Enterprise Services via its cloud platform is the SAP Customer Relationship Management (SAP CRM) rapid-deployment solution, which can enhance the productivity of enterprise sales, marketing and service professionals.Delivered via HP Enterprise Services' commercial data centers around the globe, the SAP CRM rapid-deployment solution brings together software and services that provide essential CRM functionality, quickly and affordably, while helping clients reduce risk.
Clients are provided secure processing capacity with security and privacy policies that can rapidly adjust to meet each client's specific needs.
Anil Sharma is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of his articles, please visit his columnist page.
Edited by Rich Steeves