Zain offers Fortinet’s solutions to SME customers

Company committed to empowering a more efficient business sector


Kuwait - 06 August 2019

Zain, the leading digital service provider in Kuwait, announced that it has selected Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated, and automated cybersecurity solutions, as the preferred vendor of providing managed CPE and Secure SD-WAN solutions for its new managed security services offering designed for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the Kuwaiti Market.

Zain, a Fortinet Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) Partner, is committed to offering the latest and most advanced security solutions for the Kuwaiti business sector as per the highest international standards. This also comes in line with Zain’s digital transformation strategy that aims at empowering a more efficient business sector in the Kuwaiti market.

Zain specially designed its new managed security services offering to meet the security needs of its SME customers, offering them the best-in-class managed CPE and Secure SD-WAN solutions. Based on Fortinet’s FortiWiFi security appliance, these new services feature a wide range of capabilities, including an industry leading Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) with full cyber security capabilities, integrated WiFi access point and 4G LTE network connectivity to support customers throughout Kuwait. 

With this service, customers can benefit from the simplicity that comes from combining security with networking in a single, cost effective appliance. Customers can also benefit from the integrated SD-WAN capabilities of FortiWiFi, combining full SD-WAN functionality with full next generation security. Additionally, Fortinet solutions also cover all large enterprises’ security needs by offering a wide range of security appliances that meet their individual needs.

Zain is aware of the important role played by Small and Medium Enterprises in achieving economic and social development in Kuwait. The company, being a leading national company in the private sector, is proud to be a main partner of Kuwaiti SMEs in their journey to success. Zain continues to encourage SMEs to enhance their businesses by offering them services and solutions from the biggest service providers around the world.