NTT Communications, a global provider of tier-1 public and private networks reaching over 190 countries/regions, and more than 400,000m2, has signed a global alliance partnership agreement with Zscaler (NASDAQ:ZS) – to deliver cloud-based Internet and web security that scales to all users, regardless of location.
“We needed a cloud security platform that is not only flexible and reliable but, also able to utilize data safely and securely,” said Mr. Fumitaka Takeuchi, a security evangelist at NTT Communications. “By uniting our global communication infrastructure with the world’s highest level of robustness and managed security services with Zscaler’s flexible cloud security services, we’re able to provide data management solutions for a new era and support increased resilience in a zero-trust environment.”
The expansion of enterprise cloud services and a diversifying network access environment are increasing the demand for advanced security measures, policy control, and solutions for enabling cost reduction based on the cloud environment, stated NTT Communications.
“NTT Communications’ reliable communication infrastructure combined with Zscaler’s extensive cloud security platform will enable enterprises to securely transform into cloud-enabled enterprises,” said Al Caravelli, Vice President of Worldwide Global Alliances and Channels at Zscaler. “Zscaler’s purpose-built cloud security platform delivers a fast user experience and enhances security, while eliminating the need to buy, deploy and manage legacy security appliances.”