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Bigger Data Brings Bigger Security Challenges

Wick Hill at Infosecurity Europe 2013

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Woking, Surrey: 12/2/13 - The explosion in the amount of data produced by companies is bringing new security challenges for IT managers, said Ian Kilpatrick, chairman of Wick Hill Group, speaking as the company announced its plans for the Infosecurity Europe 2013 show in April.

"Companies of all sizes are now having to secure terabytes and petabytes of data. That data is often stored and accessed from a range of locations such as on smartphones and tablets, on virtual servers, or in the cloud. All these have their own individual security needs, and the challenge for IT managers today is how to secure and manage large volumes of data in an increasingly vulnerable environment."

Solutions on show

Wick Hill will be showing solutions from two new vendors in the fields of secure wireless networks and encryption at Infosecurity Europe 2013. This is alongside the latest product launches, and new versions of solutions from Wick Hill's comprehensive existing security portfolio.

This includes solutions such as UTMs, mobile device security, virtualisation security, convergence security, anti-malware, strong authentication, SIEM, endpoint security and cloud security.

Wick Hill vendors include many market-leading companies, such as Check Point, Barracuda Networks, LogLogic, WatchGuard, Xirrus, Kaspersky Lab and Imation.

About Wick Hill
Established in 1976, value added distributor Wick Hill specialises in secure IP infrastructure solutions and convergence. The company sources and delivers best-of-breed, easy-to-use solutions through its channel partners, with a portfolio that covers security, performance, access, networking, convergence, storage and hosted solutions.

Wick Hill is part of the Wick Hill Group, based in Woking, Surrey with sister offices in Hamburg. Wick Hill is particularly focused on providing a wide range of value added support for its channel partners. This includes a strong lead generation and conversion programme, technical and consultancy support for reseller partners in every stage of the sales process, and extensive training facilities. For more information about Wick Hill, please visit http://www.wickhill.com or www.twitter.com/wickhill

ENDS

For further press information, please contact Annabelle Brown on 01326 318212, email [email protected]. For reader queries, contact Wick Hill on 01483 227600. Web http://www.wickhill.com. For pic of Ian Kilpatrick, contact Annabelle Brown or download from www.wickhill.com/company/press/pictures

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