Fortinet Awards Partner Achievements at Middle East Partner Sync 2018

Top Network Security Partners and Distributors Celebrate Joint Success at Fortinet’s Middle East Partner Conference.

Dubai, UAE – April 15, 2018:Fortinet ,a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced at its Middle East partner conference, Partner Sync, the winners of its 2017 Partner of the Year Awards. The awards recognize outstanding cybersecurity sales, customer experience, collaboration, and marketing achievements from the company’s distributors and resellers around the world.

“2017 was a year of tremendous growth for Fortinet in the Middle East, and our partners have played an important role in helping us achieve this growth and expand our market footprint,” said Alain Penel, Regional Vice President Middle East, Fortinet. He also said that “I would like to congratulate this year’s winners for their significant achievements in 2017. These partners demonstrated a commitment to deliver the very best cybersecurity solutions that defend their customers against today’s increasingly advanced threat landscape. I would also like to extend my gratitude to all of our entire partner community for their dedication and achievements in 2017. Working together, we have all greatly contributed to a more secure digital future.”

Fortinet 2017 Partner of the Year Award Winners:

Saudi Arabia
Platinum Partner of the year – STCS
Best Growth Partner of the Year – Sahara Net
SMB Partner of the Year – Integrated Networks

South Gulf
Platinum Partner of the year – Gulf Business Machines
Best Growth Partner of the Year – Emtech Computers
SMB Partner of the Year – OCS

North Gulf:
Platinum Partner of the year – Future Tech
Best Growth Partner of the Year – STS
SMB Partner of the Year – Aryan Infotech

MSSP Partner of the year – Umniah
Value Added Distributor of the year – Exclusive Networks
Best Growth Distributor of the year – Redington Gulf
Business Development Distributor of the year – Oxygen

Fortinet’s Partner Sync hosted more than 250 attendees representing over 90 different partner organizations from across the Middle East and Africa regions. Partner Sync offers a unique opportunity for partners and customers to gain insights about Fortinet’s Security Fabric architecture, provide direct feedback to Fortinet leadership, learn to maximize Fortinet’s enablement programs, and gain and share best practices with the cybersecurity industry’s best and brightest.

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