AI-enabled security operations centre to open in West Africa

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A global provider of technical talent solutions is set to open a new security operations centre.

Tek Experts, via its cybersecurity business, Cytek, will open the new centre in Lagos, Nigeria.

Security operations centre backed by AI

Supported by Microsoft’s AI-enabled Sentinel platform, the security operations centre will deliver a full suite of cutting-edge cybersecurity solutions.

According to the company, this will provide round-the-clock protection for government entities and businesses with operations in the region.

The security operations centre will be operated by a team of cybersecurity experts.

Leveraging innovative technology, threats will be ‘pinpointed and investigated at a pace that far exceeds human capability’.

Ola Williams, Microsoft Country Manager, Nigeria and Ghana said: “We actively seek opportunities to help clients gain easier access to our technology, which is why we’re excited that Tek is establishing their SOC on Microsoft technology.

“We look forward to working closely together to integrate Tek Experts’ cybersecurity expertise with our AI capability to protect businesses and organisations in Nigeria against the ever-evolving landscape of cyber-threats.”

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