Hiperdist Signs with Keeper Security

Govind Haridas, Business Head Cyber Security at Hiperdist
Govind Haridas, Business Head Cyber Security at Hiperdist

Hiperdist, one of the fastest-growing IT solutions distributors in MEA, announced a strategic alliance with cybersecurity leader Keeper Security. As part of this agreement, Hiperdist will distribute the complete range of Keeper products across the Middle East and Africa region through its offices in Algeria, Angola, Cameroun, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Mauritius, Morocco, Nigeria, Sénégal, Tunisia and the United Arab Emirates.

Robust, comprehensive cybersecurity solutions are the need of the hour. We are excited about this partnership, which will allow our partners to mitigate cyber-threats by preventing password-related data breaches cyberthreats while reducing operational costs”, said Roland Steinmetz, Director of Channel EMEA at Keeper Security.

Keeper Security offers the only enterprise password manager that is built on a fully zero-knowledge architecture and that is ISO 27001 and SOC2 certified. This year, Keeper was recognised by the following platforms:

  • InfoSec Awards at the RSA Conference 2020 for Best Product in Password Management, Best Product for SMB Cybersecurity, Publisher’s Choice for Chief Executive of the Year and Most Innovative CTO of the Year

  • G2 Best Software Awards for 2020 for Top 100 Software Products, Top 50 Remote Tools, Top 50 SMB Products and Top 100 Highest Satisfaction Products

Elaborating on the brand, Govind Haridas, Business Head Cyber Security at Hiperdist, said: “in the UAE alone, as many as 82% of organisations faced at least one cyber-attack in 2019. Poor password hygiene, mishandling sensitive information are some of the leading causes of such threats. Keeper Security focuses on password management and protection across businesses of any size – from start-ups to managed service providers to enterprises. We plan to leverage our deep reach in the region and decades-long expertise to support them, empowering our partners with their applications in the cybersecurity toolkit.