Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of Digital Transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services and solutions has partnered with ELTA Systems Ltd., a group and subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), globally recognised as a leader in developing military and commercial aerospace technology and one of Israel’s leading cybersecurity companies.
The partnership will combine IAI‘s national-grade cybersecurity technologies and Tech Mahindra’s domain expertise across industries and verticals to provide cutting-edge cybersolutions and services to government and enterprise customers in India and around the world.
It will enable the companies to design and deliver bespoke Security Operation Centres, computer emergency response teams (CERTs) and forensic laboratories, leveraging on state-of-the-art automation and orchestration tools, AI and Machine Learning analytics and best of breed technology.
The partnership will also offer consultation, training and managed security services, based on national grade methodologies and procedures, and develop new future ready technologies that meet the evolving challenges of the cyberdomain.
CP Gurnani, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Tech Mahindra, said: “We are excited to partner with Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI). This strategic partnership will herald a new chapter in tackling the advanced global cybersecurity threats in today’s digital age, by developing a future ready cybersecurity framework. Partnership with IAI will be a multiplier force for Tech Mahindra’s robust cybersecurity expertise world over.”
The partnership will endeavour to provide a holistic end-to-end approach that serves defence forces, governments, critical infrastructures and large enterprises with state-of-the art cybersecurity and monitoring capabilities.
Esti Peshin, VP and General Manager of IAI’s Cyber Division, said: “We are excited to collaborate with our strategic partner, Tech Mahindra, a company present in 90+ countries. We are confident that Mahindra’s experienced cybersecurity professionals will equip IAI with a sustainable competitive advantage, improving our ability to scale rapidly and prevent cyberattacks with cutting-edge cybersecurity solutions.”
Rajiv Singh, Sr. Vice President and Global Head of Cybersecurity unit of Tech Mahindra, said: “IAI’s practical experience of protecting governments around the world from cyberattacks, as well as hands-on and operational experience in cyberthreat intelligence solutions, training, digital forensics, communication security and cybersecurity will complement Tech Mahindra’s established cybersecurity practice.
“Together we will create elite cyberwarriors and AI-based defence capabilities to combat advanced cyberthreats and cybercrime faced by government entities and police forces.”
He added: “IAI’s advanced military grade cybersecurity capabilities combined with Tech Mahindra’s Intelligent SOC will deliver compelling cybersecurity solutions for banking, insurance, telecom, critical infrastructure, utility and other sectors across the globe.”