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EY, IBM launch advanced Security Operations Centres in India

IANS  |  Mumbai 

Global professional services firm on Wednesday announced the launch of advanced Security Operations Centres (SOCs) in along with

Part of EY's offerings and powered by IBM's "QRadar" platform, these SOCs are designed to detect, respond and address advanced cyber attacks and risks, the company said in a statement.

"A well-designed (SoC) can go a long way in enabling information security functions to respond faster and work more collaboratively, thereby driving the to deliver on its core objectives in line with its strategic direction and vision," said Burgess Cooper, Partner-Cyber Security,

According to a recent Global Information Security Survey (GISS) by EY, 77 per cent of Indian organisations in 2018 thought about reworking their cyber security framework and architecture to support the more effectively and efficiently.

"The combination of EY's SOC security architecture combined with IBM's cognitive offerings will help customers secure their organisations more effectively," added Vikas Arora, Chief Transformation Officer, India/

The SOCs will not only provide internal and external threat intelligence but also offer active guidance on containment, eradication and remediation of possible risks.

"The customised capabilities that the next-gen SOCs provide can immensely strengthen an organisation's cyber-security posture," said Sibjyoti Basu, Partner-Alliance Leader,



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First Published: Wed, January 09 2019. 13:00 IST