Avian Technologies partners with Liyakta Office Systems to raise cyber-security awareness

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Sales teams of Avian Technologies Ltd. and Liyakta Office Systems with their customers.

ESG & NSG Head of Sales and Marketing Ryan Kern (fourth from left) and Liyakta Office Systems Business Development Manager Praneeth Nanayakkara (fifth from left) with their team  

Avian Technologies, a leading IT solutions provider in Sri Lanka recently held a workshop themed ‘Break a Hacker’s Heart Tour – Colombo Chapter’, in its capacity as an authorised distributor of Sophos for system integration and consultancy company Liyakta Office Systems Ltd. The workshop focused on educating Liyakta Office Systems customers in protecting Small and Medium Businesses (SMB) and other enterprises from cyber-security threats that may hinder their businesses. 

Held at the Marino Beach Colombo, the workshop was part of a broader regional tour which included Brisbane, Sydney, Docklands of Australia and Auckland in New Zealand. The event marked the partnership Avian and Liyakta maintains in collaborating to conduct End Customer Conference with the support of Sophos.  

Liyakta Office Systems Ltd. possess over nine years of experience in providing IT solutions for an extensive clientele with the primary focus of providing cyber security solutions to SMB and Enterprise market segments. Liyakta represents global brands in Intel, HP, DELL, Epson, Microsoft and SOPHOS. 

Liyakta is a market leader in providing and facilitating SOPHOS cyber security solutions ranging from Perimeter Protection, Endpoint and Server Protection, and Encryption to MDM Solutions and Wireless Security. The company earned the SOPHOS Silver Partnership level for its technical proficiency and product commitment. Sophos is a leader in next-generation endpoint and network security. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos solutions to seek protection against sophisticated threats and data loss.  

“Cyber-security is now an important aspect of business growth. Cyber-attacks, data loss and system breaches are challenges that most businesses have to keep at bay, if they wish to attain sustainable growth,” commented ESG & NSG Head of Sales and Marketing Ryan Kern. 

NSS Labs’ 2019 Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) Group Test gave Sophos a ‘Recommended’ rating.  This is a testament for the effectiveness of Sophos as only the high performing cyber security solutions were able to secure a ‘Recommended’ ranking.  

This year, NSS Labs subjected 11 of the top NGFWs through a battery of demanding tests to evaluate them for overall security effectiveness and value. Products that received the ‘Recommended’ rating scored above average on both Security Effectiveness and TCO per Protected Mbps (Value). 

In view of Avian Technologies’ alliance with SOPHOS, customers can avail themselves of the strength and expertise of Avian Technologies and SOPHOS inclusive of special services. 

Avian Technologies offer complete solutions and reliable support with high quality and cost leadership. In addition, the Group boasts of a sound product competency across numerous segments with many of the world’s best brands.

Avian is well-equipped with a strong, dedicated, dynamic team of marketing, technical and support personnel who understand the realities of the market. 

This combination of managerial, technical and creative talent provides Avian with a holistic set of skills that help create highly evolved, customer centric solutions and services.

Apart from the corporate office situated in Colombo, Avian Technologies reach out to the entire country through business partners around the island. Strengthened by strong solutions and a wide reach, Avian has been able to become an impactful brand in the future of technology in focused areas.