Bahwan CyberTek (BCT) and SmarterD have teamed up to help businesses in the MENA and GCC regions build digital value at scale and implement frameworks to build risk-aware ecosystems and strengthen core security.
Together, their collective capabilities will create the right synergies to deliver integrated risk management to private and government businesses.
SmarterD’s expertise in risk management, risk assessment, asset management and vulnerability remediation will complement BCT’s intellectual property portfolio and superior service delivery, thereby adding value to clients.
Increased digitization has exposed vulnerabilities and forced customer-driven businesses to prioritize security initiatives. CISOs dealing with rapid digital transformation are moving from reactive measures to proactive strategies to address complex risks. An integrated risk management (IRM) framework will help organizations assess, control and monitor near- and long-term risks, improving decision making to mitigate threats.
The BCT+SmarterD partnership provides an IRM and assessment platform designed to integrate with existing systems and tools for continuous correlation, prioritization and risk analysis. SmarterD focuses on ease of use and data quality to ease the challenges of day-to-day risk remediation efforts. BCT’s next-generation “Value Stream Delivery Framework” – powered by AI/ML with a focus on “delivering value” – on the other hand, will provide end-to-end visibility to the business and IT stakeholders of the enterprise and provide Key Indicators Managed and Outsourced IT Services Program.
Together, BCT+SmarterD will help customers eliminate silos, enhance collaboration with teams, and save time finding information. Vish Srinivasan, Executive Vice President, Bahwan CyberTek, said: “Today’s business environment requires a comprehensive approach to risk assessment and management to build resilience, ensure continuity and add value. We are delighted to enter into this global partnership with SmarterD. The time is right, as digital transformation investments in the region are expected to nearly double.”
Integrated Risk Management Platform
BCT+SmarterD was recently selected by one of Dubai’s largest healthcare providers to deliver an integrated risk management platform. Through the partnership, the healthcare provider was able to integrate its siled IT and security operating systems, automate multiple time-consuming processes, and improve the management of its governance and risk management processes.
Srinivasan added: “We are confident in replicating the enterprise risk management solution successfully deployed by Dubai’s largest healthcare provider to other clients in the region.”
Since its inception, BCT has been helping clients transform the way they do business through its innovative solutions and high-quality service. With the motto of “customer first”, BCT has been focusing on creating unique intellectual property that brings great value to the enterprise.
Vijay Sundhar, Founder and CEO of SmarterD, said: “BCT is leading the way in enabling digital transformation of enterprises with solutions designed around its unique ‘future-proof’ digital transformation framework. SmarterD leads the way in integrating IT and security governance and The way in which risk management fundamentals are introduced into the enterprise.” — trade arab news agency