17 August 2017: WatchGuard Technologies has further-strengthened its UK channel with the appointment of fast-growing security VAR, Blue Cube Security (Blue Cube). West Sussex-based Blue Cube joins as a WatchGuardONE Gold Partner for WatchGuard’s range of network security, secure Wi-Fi and network intelligence solutions, designed to deliver enterprise-grade security to SMEs and distributed enterprises.

WatchGuard becomes the latest addition to Blue Cube Security’s portfolio, offering best-of-breed IT security solutions from authentication and digital certificates through email and file encryption to vulnerability scanning.  Blue Cube has over 17 years’ experience in the cyber security industry and last year set record sales of £12m. The company has also recently launched the Blue Cube Academy, aimed at bringing new people into the business and training them in cyber security and the threat landscape.
Gary Haycock-West, CEO of Blue Cube Security said, “We entered 2017 with rapid growth plans and this included evaluation of our vendor portfolio to be in line with current threats and the evolving threat landscape. WatchGuard knows the market and its products reflect this making its offerings very attractive and effective. We are very pleased to have WatchGuard as a part of our vendor strategy and to be able to offer our customers its products as a part of our consultative solution approach.”

“Blue Cube is a valuable addition to our UK channel and we are delighted to have them on board,” said Jonathan Whitley, sales director for Northern Europe at WatchGuard. “Blue Cube offers a strong collaborative and consultative approach to its customers combined with its investment in education, certified training and high-quality technical support.”

About Blue Cube Security

Blue Cube Security is one of the UK’s largest independent IT and cyber security resellers. With a consultative approach, Blue Cube Security has been providing expertise to its customers in this space for over 17 years. The Blue Cube Security team is skilled and knowledgeable in the ever-evolving threat landscape. The team applies its expertise and Blue Cube Security’s methodology of ‘Intelligent Protection’ to help identify what, how and where to protect valuable assets.

Blue Cube Security prides itself with high levels of accreditations via ongoing investments into its team of highly skilled IT and cyber security experts. Blue Cube Security do this across a range of best of breed solutions in the market, giving peace of mind to customers and partners alike.

Blue Cube Security works with its customers from initial consultation through to solution implementation and with education where required. Its best practice is to give exceptional customer service, supporting them throughout the project and beyond implementation ensuring the highest level of customer satisfaction.

www.BlueCubeSecurity.com, @BlueCubeSecure

About WatchGuard Technologies

WatchGuard® Technologies 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.

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