By : Wael Elhosany
BARQ Systems, a leading regional IT services provider serving business and government clients across the Middle East and Africa (MEA), announced expanding their portfolio of IT services to offer top-tier cybersecurity Services, including DevSecOps, Cloud security, Security validation, Attack Surface management & Digital rights management.
This new addition in BARQ’s business offerings, aims to scale-up digital transformation within the public and private sectors across the region and in Egypt in line with its strategic Vision 2030.
Mr. Mahmoud Soliman, BARQ Systems Group President & CEO, stated, "At BARQ Systems, we recognize the ever-evolving needs of the digital transformation landscape and are committed to securing the future of our clients by providing leading-edge technology solutions and services to stay ahead of the curve especially in cybersecurity."
"BARQ’s main goal is to become the leading IT services provider in the MEA region by 2025. Moving towards this goal, we are taking our IT managed & cybersecurity services, to the next level—offering a wide array of new solutions for businesses and institutions of all verticals," Soliman said, adding: "Since digital transformation comes with its own security challenges, we work consistently to offer secure digital infrastructure solutions with 24/7 monitoring through our trained and dedicated experts."
“As a leader in providing and maintaining proven and scalable IT services, BARQ Systems is committed to fostering a talent-based ecosystem in Egypt. Therefore, the company has been consistently investing in its capacity building arm; BARQ Academy, a leading IT capacity building talent hub. The Academy collaborates with Egypt Digital Youth initiative, Ain Shams University, and E-Youth, along many others to access a larger segment of university students”. " Mahmoud Soliman, BARQ Group President & CEO.
"BARQ Academy objective is to bridge the gap between Egypt's promising youth and the job market's need for highly skilled IT professionals. We help young talents on their journey to the workforce through a variety of IT-related programs for university students and fresh grads. With over 25 rounds across the year, we offer programs specialized in network fundamentals, application & business solutions, Project Management; and this year we are launching a Security Operation Center (SOC) program as well," Passant Awadallah, BARQ Group Sustainability Unit Manager added.
With strong ties with major technology providers, and as part of its shift to a full-fledged managed services provider, BARQ Systems aims to witness further growth over the coming years to comprise the introduction of Edge Computing and Networking, Distributed-Cloud, Multi-Cloud Networking, DDoS Mitigation, and Web App Security.