February 2015: AKATI Consulting Forms Strategic Alliance with IMPACT
10 February 2015, Kuala Lumpur - AKATI Consulting signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Multilateral Partnership Against Cyber Threats (IMPACT) today. AKATI Consulting entered to this agreement with the objective of establishing a strategic alliance which will enable diversification of its services.
The newly formed alliance between AKATI and IMPACT aims to improve capacity building while exploring avenues to develop individuals and methods to battle against cybercrime.
AKATI Consulting, through its Alpha Computer Emergency Response Team (ACERT), will be able to contribute more towards eradicating computer crime in private and public organisations. Having the required knowledge, capacity and skills to be proactive and to set standards for client organisations, ACERT particularly focuses on the protection of organisations that are a critical part of the national infrastructure, such as banks, mobile operators and power generation and distribution firms.
IMPACT believes that maintaining successful collaborations is essential to make use of global expertise and assist countries to develop cyber-security capabilities and resilience.
Commenting on this Krishna Rajagopal, the CEO of AKATI Consulting said, "We already have a vast number of clients across the globe that looks up to us not just as a Security Consulting firm but rather as their Trusted Security Advisor. With this newly formed alliance with IMPACT, we can combine our resources and strengths to enhance the cyber security preparedness and readiness of the 152 members."
IMPACT is a key partner of the United Nations' specialised agency - the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). As the world's first comprehensive alliance against cyber threats, IMPACT brings together governments, academia and industry experts to enhance the global community's capabilities in dealing with cyber threats. As ITU's key strategic partner, IMPACT provides ITU's member states access to expertise, facilities and resources to effectively address cyber threats, while assisting United Nations agencies in protecting their ICT infrastructures.
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AKATI Consulting Group is a security-focused consulting firm providing services specializing in Information Security and Information Forensics. Operating in 5 continents with over 300 global clients, AKATI Consulting has earned its reputation for offering reliable solutions with guaranteed results using cutting-edge technology. Top banks in the world, military and some of the most hostile environments in the globe trust AKATI Consulting as their Trusted Security Advisor.
With its extensive experience and capabilities in Information Security & Computer Forensics consulting and training, AKATI Consulting is able to customize its services to suit the needs of each client. AKATI Consulting Group fills a distinctive requirement in business environments increasingly dependent on Information Technology and takes on the role of your InfoSec S.W.A.T Team.
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