BT wins Systems Integrator Partner of the Year accolade from Check Point

BT has been named ‘Systems Integration Partner of the Year’ by Check Point Software Technologies.

Announced this week at their annual Europe, Middle East and Africa Check Point Experience event in Nice, the accolade comes on the back of strong growth in sales generated by BT with Check Point based products and services.

Check Point Experience is an annual event hosted by Check Point Software Technologies for its customers and partners. It presents an opportunity to acknowledge and applaud some of their most innovative partners and solutions in the cyber security industry.

Phil Swindle, Vice President of Security Architecture, collecting the award

Phil Swindle, Vice President of Security Architecture, collecting the award

Mark Hughes, CEO of BT Security

This award is a great compliment to the work we are doing with our partners to provide innovative and secure networking solutions for our customers. It underlines our drive to continually grow our position as global leaders in cyber security and to help our customers stay secure even as they undertake complex digital transformation projects.”
- Mark Hughes, CEO of BT Security.

Amnon Bar-Lev, President at Check Point, said: “The award recognises BT’s efforts to deliver enhanced security services using Check Point’s market-leading solutions, enabling organisations to remain one step ahead from the threats that can harm their networks, productivity and reputation. We have been working with BT Security to redefine and develop unique propositions that address the security threats and challenges our customers face in the world today.”

Check Point and BT have been collaborating for over 20 years to create unique propositions that help protect enterprise organisations from cyber-attacks. Most recently, in June last year, BT announced an agreement with Check Point Software Technologies to embed additional security capabilities into BT's global network, enabling customers to securely access cloud-based applications wherever they are hosted.