Users will be able to deploy, configure and manage services through Sophos
O2 has partnered with cybersecurity specialists Sophos to provide products and services to O2 business customers.
The agreement means that small and medium-sized businesses (SMB) customers will be able to receive Sophos’ advanced security solutions for mobile devices, computers, servers, and email, plus encryption software tools.
O2 business customers that sign up for Sophos through the operator are able to access Sophos Central, which is a cloud-based security platform platform.
This platform allows users to deploy, configure and manage services.
Any Sophos products purchased through O2 are supported by support services which includes training and premium customer support.
O2 director of SMB sales Maria Fernandez said: “As our customers become increasingly mobile and make greater use of cloud-based services, they have told us that a comprehensive security solution that is simple to manage is key to keeping their business safe.
Sophos EMEA Channel senior director Jonathan Bartholomew has welcomed the partnership agreement with O2.
“Sophos security has proven itself time and again across the rapidly evolving cybersecurity landscape and our ultimate aim is to ensure every business everywhere is protected from existing and emerging threats.”