GFI Software End Customer Event 2017

CIOReview Team | Thursday, 04 January 2018, 06:44 IST

The GFI Event organized by ComGuard Infosol Pvt. Ltd. was an essential business development conference for End Customers. ComGuard has emerged as the leading Value added Distributor in the IT security space in the past decade being the Authorized VAD distributors for best IT security vendors like GFI.

Attendees gained insight into GFI Software’s smartly engineered IT solutions, GFI’s new acquisition “Kerio” and it’s commitment towards building powerful and affordable technology for businesses.

GFI Software provides web and mail security, archiving and fax, networking and security software and hosted IT solutions for small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) via an extensive global partner community. GFI products are available either as on-premise solutions, in the cloud or as a hybrid of both delivery models. With award-winning technology, a competitive pricing strategy, and a strong focus on the unique requirements of SMEs, GFI satisfies the IT needs of organizations on a global scale.

Enlightening the customers on the importance of Patch Management, GFI Product Manager, Rohit Trivedi explained, “People are now aware and implement patch management thanks to the ever increasing Ransom ware and heart bleed attacks like WannaCry. Unlike SCCM and Wsusthat only patch windows product, GFI LanGuard does 3rd party patch management as well along with windows patches.It includes vulnerability reports, scanning, auto deployment of patches, software restrictions and Auto deployment of software. It also provides hardware/software inventory reports& compliance report for router, switches and Servers. So, instead of buying multiple products for all this, GFI LanGuard fulfills all your requirements at one place. There’s a Cloud Based version of the same known as GFI One Guard, for those who don’t want to invest in GFI LanGuard due to it’s hardware investment requirement.”

GFI has recently announced the acquisition of Kerio Technologies. Kerio was founded in 1997 and their Kerio Connect, Kerio Control, Kerio Operator and Kerio Cloud products offer unified communications and security solutions for small to mid-sized businesses (SMBs).

Speaking about Kerio, ComGuard Technical Head, Vikas Vishwasrao added, “Kerio’s business is all about connecting and communicating securely, and it perfectly complements GFI’s mission to Monitor, Manage and Secure the networks of the Small to Medium Business community. Kerio provides email, Unified Threat Management/Firewall, VoIP, and collaboration solutions through its Kerio Connect, Kerio Control and Kerio Operator modules, that are now available to end customers.”

Naresh Kumar, GFI Distribution Sales Manager – MEA, India and APAC, present on the eve of the event concluded,“GFI Software develops easier, smarter and affordable enterprise-class IT solutions for businesses. Our products use cutting-edge technology that enables administrators to quickly and successfully deal with their IT issues. Enabling you to easily and effectively manage your IT infrastructure at an affordable price is our priority.”

Roundtable discussions, facilitated business meetings and hosted networking sessions provide exceptional opportunities for attendees to connect with industry leaders and innovators. This event indeed turned out to be an opportunity to meet like-minded people and helped discuss their challenges and explore new opportunities.