As the need for cybersecurity increases, companies are coming together to initiate defense against the cyber attacks. One such example is Honeywell and Nozomi Networks. The two cybersecurity giants have announced a partnership to deliver more comprehensive cybersecurity for Operational Technology.
Both companies have the industry-leading technologies to bring to the table. Nozomi brings its infamous OT and IoT security and Honeywell brings its Forge Cybersecurity software, professional consulting and managed security services.
“Our partnership with Nozomi Networks will enable us to provide customers with a one-stop shop for best-in-breed cybersecurity products and services,” said Jeff Zindel, vice president and general manager, Honeywell Connected Enterprise Cybersecurity. “With the continued rise of cyber threats facing asset owners around the world, including critical infrastructure, customers are looking for better and more efficient ways to protect operating environments and reduce cybersecurity risk. Our partnership delivers the industry’s most complete, vendor-neutral OT cybersecurity portfolio, strengthened by Honeywell global professional and managed security services.”
Customers who own Honeywell and non-Honeywell equipment will be able to access a single dashboard to centralize security operations. This operation will deeply benefit businesses facing cybersecurity threats by strengthening and scaling security operations. Honeywell further compliments it’s softwares with their leading cybersecurity professional services provided by certified OT cybersecurity experts.
The two companies offer collaborative hardware and software solutions that will allow customers to identify and respond to cyber threat before they can get through their OT network. Customers will also have the ability to identify their OT devices that are vulnerable to cyber threats.
“Amid escalating cybersecurity threats to industrial targets, our partnership with Honeywell delivers a more complete and vendor-neutral cybersecurity offering that OT environments require,” said Nozomi Networks CEO Edgard Capdevielle. “The offering delivers robust remote access security and patch management with rich network visibility and security capabilities from Nozomi Networks. We’re thrilled to team with Honeywell to give customers a fully-integrated solution that supports the most stringent security risk and compliance requirements.”