UAE’s CPX Holding signs collaboration agreement with Microsoft

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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Mr. Khaled Al Melhi, CEO of CPX, and Mr. Naim Yazbeck, GM of Microsoft UAE during the signing event.

UAE-based leading provider of digital-first cybersecurity solutions and services, CPX Holding has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Microsoft in order to collaborate in helping organizations across the Emirates to mitigate unprecedented security risks in an increasingly digital economy.

Under the MoU, the two parties aim to establish joint practices and solutions built on Microsoft Security Technologies to serve the UAE market.

“This will include sharing relevant information and resources, while exploring go-to-market strategies that assist organizations in the enterprise and corporate space to reduce their exposure to digital threats and increase opportunities to innovate,” as per the company.

Established in 2022, CPX provides end-to-end cybersecurity capabilities to ensure organizations are compliant with stringent cybersecurity standards.

Khaled Al Melhi
Khaled Al Melhi

“At CPX we aim to help our customers collaborate in a safe and secure way and thrive in the UAE digital economy. We constantly aim to create awareness that organizations need more than reactive cyber security strategies. Our ambition with partners like Microsoft is to create a security-aware culture that enables always-on protection, to ultimately establish a safe cyber security ecosystem. We serve in a unique domain, for what we do today adds value to others’ future.”

Mr. Naim Yazbeck, General Manager of Microsoft UAE, said that, “To accelerate digital innovation and drive economic growth, organizations need scalable, highly available, and resilient tech solutions that empower them to innovate at scale. Through it all, however, security needs to remain at the center.”

“At Microsoft, we invest significantly to offer our customers trusted tools and solutions that bring security, compliance, identity, and management together to address the most challenging threats facing the world today. Our partnership with CPX will play a pivotal role in enabling public and private businesses to innovate securely and strengthen the UAE’s digital economy,” Mr. Yazbeck added.

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