Press Release

May
25

WatchGuard Partners with Ireland’s Premier IT Security Distributor in Irish Channel Recruitment Drive

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WatchGuard Technologies has partnered with Ireland’s premier IT security distributor, Renaissance as part of its continued European channel recruitment strategy. The key signing follows WatchGuard’s drive to deliver value added distribution to meet growing demand from the Irish marketplace for its advanced network security, secure Wi-Fi and network intelligence products and services. As a specialist distributor focused on data security and compliance, Renaissance will play a key role in helping WatchGuard to expand its customer base and continue to grow in the Irish market.

Michael Conway Director of Renaissance said “The security of data networks and wireless is increasingly important in today’s environment. With the advent of GDPR and the increasing threats from cyber-attacks, it is essential to deliver excellent security tools quickly and easily. Our customers throughout Ireland are demanding the availability of such solutions and we are delighted that WatchGuard has chosen to partner with Renaissance to develop its island of Ireland business.”

“Recent ransomware attacks show that any company or organisation is vulnerable and has to have the right defences in place to mitigate the risk,” said Jonathan Whitley, sales director for Northern Europe at WatchGuard. “Our mission is to make enterprise-grade security accessible to SMEs and distributed enterprises and Renaissance is the ideal partner to deliver WatchGuard solutions to the Irish market.”

 

About Renaissance

Renaissance is Ireland's premier IT Security Distributor and leading Independent Business Continuity Consultancy provider. Established in 1987, Renaissance has built its reputation in the Irish market place by offering leading edge market technologies and excellent service to its extensive customer base. Renaissance provides customers with a wealth of unrivalled expertise from pre and post sales, technical training, support services and much more. Renaissance provides industry leading IT Security solutions from a galaxy of first class suppliers.

For more information, visit www.renaissance.ie

 

About WatchGuard Technologies

WatchGuard® Technologies, Inc. is a global leader in network security, providing best-in-class Unified Threat Management, Next Generation Firewall, secure Wi-Fi, and network intelligence products and services to more than 75,000 customers worldwide. The company’s mission is to make enterprise-grade security accessible to companies of all types and sizes through simplicity, making WatchGuard an ideal solution for Distributed Enterprises and SMBs. WatchGuard is headquartered in Seattle, Washington, with offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. To learn more, visit WatchGuard.com.

For additional information, promotions and updates, follow WatchGuard on Twitter, @WatchGuard on Facebook, or on the LinkedIn Company page. Also, visit our InfoSec blog, Secplicity, for real-time information about the latest threats and how to cope with them at www.secplicity.org

About WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

WatchGuard® Technologies, Inc. is a global leader in network security, secure Wi-Fi, multi-factor authentication, and network intelligence. The company’s award-winning products and services are trusted around the world by nearly 10,000 security resellers and service providers to protect more than 80,000 customers. WatchGuard’s mission is to make enterprise-grade security accessible to companies of all types and sizes through simplicity, making WatchGuard an ideal solution for midmarket businesses and distributed enterprises. The company is headquartered in Seattle, Washington, with offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. To learn more, visit WatchGuard.com.

For additional information, promotions and updates, follow WatchGuard on Twitter, @WatchGuardUK on Facebook, or on the LinkedIn Company page. Also, visit our InfoSec blog, Secplicity, for real-time information about the latest threats and how to cope with them at www.secplicity.org. Subscribe to The 443 – Security Simplified podcast at Secplicity.org, or wherever you find your favorite podcasts.

WatchGuard is a registered trademark of WatchGuard Technologies, Inc. All other marks are property of their respective owners.

 

 

 

Media Contacts

Chris Warfield
WatchGuard Technologies
206.876.8380

Peter Rennison
PRPR
1442 245030

 


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