Networked computing has changed the way that organizations do business. As such, GBM’s Intelligent Network Solutions (INS) offers a holistic approach towards mitigating IT risk in an organization, something that has become of increasing importance for the protection of data and assets for individuals and enterprises. The Security Framework developed by the INS team effectively safeguards brand name, reputation and IT assets for organizations in the Gulf.
Ranging from End-Point Security, Infrastructure Security, Applications, Data, People Security & IT Risk and Compliance, GBM offers an integrated solution approach and consulting services to protect IT environments from external and internal threats.
As the challenges for IT networks continue to evolve, as are methods that can bring dramatic improvements in productivity, by transforming industries and creating opportunities for entirely new market segments.
In respecting the crucial role of uncomplicated component networking, and integration of an organization’s IT infrastructure, GBM has built a team of world-class consultants, architects and project managers who offer relevant consulting, integration, deployment and network support, region-wide, and are able to deliver large, complex, mission critical Emerging Network Technologies and IT infrastructure solutions.
The team is able to determine the most effective means for achieving the project objectives, through network design, facility construction or renovation, environmental assessments and optimal resource allocation. The result is a set of skilled professionals covering a wide spectrum of technologies and architectures including network security; unified communications and collaboration; wireless LAN and mobility; routing and switching; and data center solutions.
Today, GBM can truly say that the INS division is the leading Gulf-wide networking solutions provider, with more than 170 specialists across GBM's nine locations.
This mix has been carefully constructed over the years. Indeed, GBM's longstanding relationship with IBM®, and decade-old partnership with Cisco®, adds considerable value by ensuring professional expertise from the industry's best, combined with many of the highest level of industry certifications.
GBM INS achieved Cisco Master Partner for Collaboration and Security Status across the GCC in 2014 – Cisco Gold Partner across the GCC in 2003 - and Cisco Silver Partner status in Pakistan in 2007.
This is complemented by Cisco Advanced Technology Provider (ATP) specializations in: