Technology leaders partner to offer Wipro customers CrowdStrike’s innovative endpoint protection
SUNNYVALE, Calif. & BENGALURU, India–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CrowdStrike® Inc. (Nasdaq: CRWD), a leader in cloud-delivered endpoint protection, today announced that Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, has joined the CrowdStrike Elevate Partner Program. Through this partnership, Wipro will offer its customers worldwide the award-winning CrowdStrike Falcon® platform for comprehensive, real-time endpoint protection.
Through the Elevate Partner Program, Wipro, will integrate the CrowdStrike Falcon platform with its offerings to bring customers enterprise-level protection without the complexity of deployment and impact to end user experience. The cloud-native Falcon platform, powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI), unifies next-generation antivirus (NGAV), IT hygiene, endpoint detection and response (EDR), cyber threat intelligence, and proactive threat hunting for customers around the globe. Delivered via a single lightweight agent, the solution enables reliable prevention, detection, response and mitigation to threats, including sophisticated malware-free intrusions, so that customers can spot and stop breaches quickly.
“Organizations globally are embarking on digital transformation, rendering legacy security solutions ineffective to meet the changing threat landscape,” said Raja Ukil, senior vice president and global head for Cybersecurity & Risk Services, Wipro Limited. “We have partnered with CrowdStrike, an industry leader in endpoint protection solutions to help customers invest in proactive technologies that can prevent or rapidly detect and remediate intrusions.”
Wipro’s Cybersecurity & Risk services (CRS) enables global enterprises to enhance their business resilience through an intelligent and integrated risk-based approach to security delivered through its state-of-the-art Cyber Defence platforms.
Wipro’s partnership with CrowdStrike illustrates that CrowdStrike is the leading choice for endpoint security, bringing together two industry leaders to deliver ground-breaking technology to the global market. The partnership will allow CrowdStrike technology to be delivered through existing outsourcing contracts, simplifying the commercial process for joint customers.
“We are proud to be a trusted partner of Wipro Limited, bringing the power of our Falcon platform to its hundreds of thousands of customers globally,” said Matthew Polly, vice president of Channel and Alliances, CrowdStrike. “Businesses around the world are actively looking to replace legacy AV solutions with next-generation technology to better secure their data and assets against cyber threats. With CrowdStrike Falcon, Wipro customers now have trusted and proven next-gen endpoint protection that is easily deployed, shows immediate time to value, and allows them to confidently stop breaches.”
About Wipro Limited
Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO) is a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company. We harness the power of cognitive computing, hyper-automation, robotics, cloud, analytics and emerging technologies to help our clients adapt to the digital world and make them successful. A company recognized globally for its comprehensive portfolio of services, strong commitment to sustainability and good corporate citizenship, we have over 175,000 dedicated employees serving clients across six continents. Together, we discover ideas and connect the dots to build a better and a bold new future.
CrowdStrike® Inc. (Nasdaq: CRWD), a global cybersecurity leader, is redefining security for the cloud era with an endpoint protection platform built from the ground up to stop breaches. The CrowdStrike Falcon® platform’s single lightweight-agent architecture leverages cloud-scale artificial intelligence (AI) and offers real-time protection and visibility across the enterprise, preventing attacks on endpoints on or off the network. Powered by the proprietary CrowdStrike Threat Graph®, CrowdStrike Falcon correlates over two trillion endpoint-related events per week in real time from across the globe, fueling one of the world’s most advanced data platforms for security.
With CrowdStrike, customers benefit from better protection, better performance and immediate time-to-value delivered by the cloud-native Falcon platform.
There’s only one thing to remember about CrowdStrike: We stop breaches.
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