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2018 Press Releases

October 24, 2018

Kaspersky Lab and Huawei Join Forces to Achieve Comprehensive Cooperation in the Field of Cloud Security

Global information security leader Kaspersky Lab and Huawei jointly announced that they would cooperate fully in the field of cloud security at the recent HUAWEI CONNECT 2018, which is held on 12th October in Shanghai, China. The cooperation will seamlessly integrate Kaspersky Lab’s security solutions with Huawei's cloud computing solution, delivering a more comprehensive approach to security and building a more secure ecosystem while providing simplified management and superior performance to data centers and desktop cloud customers.
 
Matvey Voytov, Global Cloud Security Director of Kaspersky Lab, said: “The newly launched integrated solution is hosted on Kaspersky Hybrid Cloud Security and Huawei Fusionsphere Products.”
 
“Kaspersky Hybrid Cloud Security provides a unified security for any stage or scenario in the cloud. The solution is suitable for cloud migration and native cloud scenarios, protecting the physical and virtualized workloads of the enterprise, whether it is running locally, in a data center, or in a public cloud. Kaspersky Hybrid Cloud Security applications are built on the basis of virtualization and server features to provide the perfect balance of protection against current and future advanced threats without compromising system performance.” Voytov added.
 
Huawei FusionSphere provides customers with simple and optimal virtualization and VDI services, when integrating with Kaspersky Security Solutions, they can provide agentless security protection solution for virtual machine scenarios and lightweight agent security for virtual machine + VDI scenarios, offering customers multi-level, granular and robust security without compromising productivity.
 
Alvin Cheng, Managing Director of Greater China, Kaspersky Lab said: “Huawei is China's leading provider of cloud computing solutions for network equipment. As a leader in information security, Kaspersky Lab is pleased to start a comprehensive cooperation with Huawei in the field of cloud computing security. We redefine how the data center and its security solutions interact to make each other smarter, faster and more efficient, and provide better security for the country’s cloud computing users."
 
Huawei’s Vice President of Sales for Enterprise Data Center Solutions said: “With the development and popularity of cloud computing, more and more enterprise users are moving their business to the cloud.  Enterprise data security and application security in the cloud are a great challenge for all cloud service providers. With its leading cloud computing technology, Huawei is working with partners to continuously improve the cloud security protection. Kaspersky Lab is a leader in information security with the most advanced anti-virus technology and first-class software R&D capabilities. Together, we will strive to meet the growing demand of cloud security and provide efficient and secure virtualization and VDI services to enterprise customers."