Urban Network obtains Sophos MSP Connect accreditations

Urban Network obtains Sophos MSP Connect accreditations

We are delighted to announce that Urban Network has obtained the Sophos Managed Service Provider (MSP) Connect accreditations, one of only five companies in the UK currently with this status.

With constant emerging threats and the enormous business costs associated with data breaches, it is important for us to further strengthen our security portfolio and provide tailored services that address the latest threat trends and security risks affecting our customers.

As a certified Sophos MSP Connect Partner, Urban Network can now offer a comprehensive portfolio of security services to secure endpoint, email, web, mobile, wireless, network/firewall, and servers. Our customers can now benefit from an integrated security solution via the Sophos ground-breaking Security Heartbeat technology, sharing threat intelligence in real time across a trusted channel between endpoint and firewall.

Sophos MSP Connect Partner IT Security portfolio

Perry Ashby, CEO of Urban Network commented “Urban Network will be able to continue its commitment of bringing best practice technology architecture to our clients, with security solutions that are scalable, comprehensive and cost effective.”

Sophos is a recognised Gartner Magic Quadrant leader in next-gen security, and now as an MSP partner, we can leverage that expertise to provide you with top of the line security, lower operating costs, and improved operational efficiency.

To find out more and see where we can add value, please contact us.

Urban Network and Sophos announce new channel partnership

Urban Network and Sophos announce new channel partnership

London – June 30, 2015 – Urban Network, a London-based IT Managed Service Provider has today announced a new channel partnership with Sophos, a global IT security leader, to deliver Sophos Unified Threat Management (UTM) as its sole UTM solution. This collaboration is allowing Urban Network to further improve the security of its customers by adding the multi-layered protection technologies provided by Sophos UTM. These include Advanced Threat Protection (ATP), IPS, VPN, email and web filtering.

“The Sophos product portfolio represents enterprise class IT security at every network layer, and we are excited to be able to deliver this kind of best of breed technology to our clients,”said Perry Ashby, CEO of Urban Network. “By choosing Sophos, Urban Network will be able to continue its commitment of bringing best practice technology architecture to our clients, with a security solution that is scalable, comprehensive and cost effective.”

Jonathan Bartholomew, Channel Director, Sophos, added: “Sophos is delighted that Urban Network has chosen Sophos to be their sole network security partner and we look forward to working with the team to further develop their network security business and to bring the benefits of Sophos UTM to their customers. Urban Network are a true Managed Service Provider, supporting every aspect of their customers’ business, so they are a fantastic fit with Sophos’ own mission to make security simple, both for our partners and for our end users”