Tech Data signs partnership with LogPoint to offer SIEM Software

By Simon Meredith | 27th February 2020

Security information and event management (SIEM) solution helps enterprises strengthen their cybersecurity postures

BARCELONA, Spain – (Feb. 27, 2020)Tech Data (Nasdaq: TECD) today announced it has signed an agreement with LogPoint to distribute its SIEM solutions to customers in Austria, Belgium, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, Switzerland and the U.K. With this agreement, Tech Data’s customers have a new and flexible way to provide world-class SIEM solutions to businesses and enterprises of all sizes.

To help companies improve their cybersecurity postures, LogPoint’s SIEM solutions gather data from disparate systems to find patterns of behavior or indicators of security compromise and attack.

“The LogPoint SIEM system is designed from the ground up to be simple, flexible and scalable. These characteristics, combined with a flat licensing model, makes it a powerful network security tool that opens up new opportunities for our partner community,” said David Ellis, vice president, Security and Mobility Solutions, Europe, Tech Data. “Managed Service Providers (MSPs) can also use the LogPoint system as a building block for their own SIEM services. Additionally, LogPoint makes it far easier to wrap security, compliance and business analytics around many of the other vendor technologies in our solutions portfolio.”

Jesper Zerlang, CEO, LogPoint, said, “We are excited to kick off 2020 by entering this collaboration with Tech Data, which is an important next step in the LogPoint growth journey. By working with Tech Data enables us to reach further and wider in the market, leveraging the impressive capabilities of the global Tech Data organisation. In addition, the collaboration will provide LogPoint partners with even more resources to help them address the market and grow the LogPoint SIEM customer base significantly. Our partnership with Tech Data in Europe will ultimately mean more organisations will be able to optimise their cybersecurity postures.”

LogPoint was recently named leader in the 2019 SoftwareReviews Data Quadrant Report on Security Incident and Event Management and was rated number one in a combined average of reviews by cybersecurity professionals. LogPoint is included in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for SIEM and has consistently received high rankings by cybersecurity professionals in Gartner Peer Insights for SIEM.

Picture: David Ellis, Tech Data.

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