BEACON RED collaborates with Huawei to secure UAE’s cybersecurity vision

By Arya M Nair, Official Reporter
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Mr. Jiawei Liu & Mr. Mauricio De Almeida at the signing ceremony

UAE-based EDGE Group Entity, BEACON RED, an advanced defense solutions provider that tackles complex national security threats, has entered into a strategic collaboration with Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices.

As per the agreement, BEACON RED and Huawei will collaborate to strengthen and advance the UAE’s cybersecurity vision, as well as identify mutually beneficial business objectives while building on joint communication and strategy.

Mr. Mauricio De Almeida, CEO of BEACON RED, and Mr. Jiawei Liu, CEO of Huawei Tech UAE, made the announcement together during GISEC 2022 at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), followed by a signing ceremony to mark the occasion.

Mr. Almeida said that “BEACON RED is proud to build productive synergies with Huawei as we explore collaboration and business alignment. We look forward to reinforcing and enhancing our disruptive offerings, allowing our companies to deliver continued leading-edge ICT infrastructure and cyber security initiatives, and ultimately provide a secure future for the UAE.”

“Huawei and BEACON RED are at the forefront of helping clients expand their options in a rapidly changing world by enabling them to manage complex information technology, cybersecurity and transformative devices. Huawei is delighted to work closely with BEACON RED to drive innovation for cybersecurity in both our countries,” Mr. Liu said.

BEACON RED provides advanced solutions to national security threats through transformative people, processes, and technology, with the scope to develop and instruct across a wide range of national security and intelligence disciplines.

BEACON RED is part of the Electronic Warfare & Intelligence cluster of EDGE, an advanced technology group that ranks among the top 25 military suppliers in the world.

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