IT Horizons Hosts Maiden Edition of Monthly Breakfast Meeting with CISOs, Cybersecurity Experts
IT Horizons, Africa’s leading information technology partner, in collaboration with Cisco and West-Comstor, recently hosted an impactful monthly Breakfast Meeting themed “Operationalizing Cyberthreat Intelligence: Making Intel work for the CISOs” on Thursday at Cisco’s Office, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The event brought together Chief Information Security Officers from major financial institutions ranging from commercial banks to capital and investment houses, fostering valuable collaboration among service providers, distributors, and verticals in pursuit of common business goals.
During the engaging session, Mr. Olusegun Dada, Managing Director of IT Horizons, underscored the company’s commitment to keeping partners and customers informed about the latest trends and industry standards. “Our monthly breakfast meetings will serve as a platform to provide our partners with up-to-date insights into the industry,” said Mr. Dada.
“As the use of interconnected devices continues to rise, cyber threats targeting critical infrastructure have become more pronounced. It is important for Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) to remain vigilant and proactive in safeguarding their organizations against these evolving threats”, Mr. Dada added.
The session delved into the role of cyber threat intelligence in enabling CISOs to make well-informed decisions regarding resource allocation and investments.
“Armed with the right information on cyber threat intelligence, CISOs can effectively protect their organizations, respond to incidents swiftly and accurately, and minimize damage and downtime,” explained Mr. Joseph Oloyede, Chief Business Officer at IT Horizons.
IT Horizons is a leading technology company dedicated to empowering organizations in their pursuit of technological excellence. With a strong network of world-class Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), IT Horizons offers a diverse array of cutting-edge technology solutions, encompassing Networking, Security, Compute, Collaboration, and Productivity, including Microsoft products. The company’s primary focus revolves around enhancing efficiency, tackling intricate business challenges, and elevating overall productivity levels.
“Headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria, IT Horizons’ influence extends far beyond borders, with strategic offices situated in Abuja, Ghana, and London allowing us cater to diverse markets and deliver impactful solutions that drive success for our clients across various regions”, Mr. Oloyede concluded.