Sao Paulo, Brazil, September 5, 2023
WESTCON, a pioneer in the execution of analysis, diagnostics, troubleshooting, and network certification services, announced today a distribution partnership with TXOne Networks, a leader in industrial cybersecurity, to provide threat detection and prevention in industrial environments. This collaboration effectively addresses the growing cyber threats in OT, giving facilities peace of mind that their critical assets are protected.
“WESTCON is a true OT cybersecurity distributor that has the capabilities to support partners and customers in their journey to complete threat detection and prevention in their ICS environment,” says Jeff Van Natter, Director of Strategic Alliances for TXOne Networks Americas. “Together, we’ll be able to rapidly scale in this high-demand and fast-growing OT cybersecurity market”.
WESTCON provides specialized industrial automation solutions that, along with TXOne Networks solutions, will help facilities simultaneously future-proof and protect their environments from malicious actors seeking to disrupt critical operations.
OT cybersecurity is a pivotal cornerstone within Westcon’s business strategy. As we witness the sweeping wave of digitization of the production processes spurred by the advent of Industry 4.0 initiatives, organizations require increasingly efficient and structured cybersecurity solutions to confront the growing proliferation of threats.
Paolo Capecchi, Westcon’s CEO, stated “It brings us immense satisfaction to deliver to the Brazilian market solutions as cutting-edge as those offered by TXOne, a globally renowned leader in the OT cybersecurity market”.
By utilizing WESTCON’s full-service offering and implementing TXOne’s solutions, organizations can protect their industrial control systems and operational technology environments.
WESTCON has been operating in the Brazilian market for 29 years, definitively establishing itself as an innovator in the market, providing the most modern technologies available in addition to superior technical support and post-sales service. Approved as a PROFIBUS and PROFINET Competence Center (PICC), the company has a technical staff composed of engineers trained and certified to guarantee excellence in the service provided to their customers.
About TXOne Networks
TXOne Networks offers cybersecurity solutions that ensure the reliability and safety of industrial control systems and operational technology environments. TXOne Networks works together with both leading manufacturers and critical infrastructure operators to develop practical, operations-friendly approaches to cyber defense. TXOne Networks offers both network-based and endpoint-based products to secure the OT network and mission-critical devices using a real-time, defense-in-depth approach.
Name: Paolo Capecchi
Phone: +55 11 5097 9882