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Palo Alto Networks elevates Entel Ocean to its highest category of partner for cybersecurity solutions

traditional security silos with detection and response across all data sources .
Mauricio Ramirez , Country Manager Palo Alto , said : “ With this distinction , Palo Alto Network recognizes that the Entel Ocean Cybersecurity Services team has all the knowledge and technical and operational capabilities to make more complex combined services available to the market , which will allow organizations to face the important cybersecurity challenges , considering the current scenario of digitization and hyperconnectivity .”

Entel Ocean , Entel ’ s digital unit , has been chosen by Palo Alto

Networks – a leader in cybersecurity – as the only Chilean company to obtain the highest Diamond category and the Extended Detection and Response ( XMDR ) specialization with local support capabilities .
This next-generation technology provides holistic protection against cyberattacks , unauthorized access and misuse , breaking down
Cyril Delaere , Manager of the Cybersecurity and Cloud Services Unit at Entel Ocean , said : “ The XMDR specialization in Cortex XDR detection and response technology and the Diamond category obtained from Palo Alto Networks confirm the level of technical certification , expertise and maturity in the implementation of solutions , development of architectures and operation that our teams have to provide for Managed Detection and Response ( MDR ) services , which will help our clients optimize cybersecurity operations ( CSOC ) and rapidly mitigate cyberthreats .”

Telefónica Global Solutions selects Gilat to extend 4G cellular coverage for mobile operators in Latin America

Gilat Satellite Networks , a worldwide leader in satellite networking technology , solutions and services , has announced that Telefónica Global Solutions ( TGS ) selected Gilat to extend 4G cellular backhaul over satellite for mobile operators serving rural areas in the northern part of Latin America .

Within the framework of a multi-year agreement with TGS , Gilat will provide its SkyEdge II-c platform to increase support of the large regional projects .
Gilat is already heavily involved in this region and is providing its 4G cellular backhaul over satellite solution to enable connectivity for millions of people throughout the most remote areas in the region .
Telefónica Global Solutions offers an ecosystem of satellite solutions for different applications and industries , with the highest quality guarantees , to bring communications to challenging environments or address the needs of specific and / or temporary situations .
“ It is important for us to provide our customers with excellent service expanding our partnerships and using the best and diversified available technology ,” said Gustavo Arditti , Global Director of the Satellite Business Unit at Telefónica Global Solutions .
“ Gilat met those needs with good spectral efficiency and comprehensive regional support . In this way we continue our multiservice strategy which gives us flexibility to deliver the most suitable solution to each customer and to support our goal to bridge the digital divide .”
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