Ridgefield, Connecticut, February 21, 2017 – Owl Computing Technologies Inc., the leading provider of deterministic data diode network cybersecurity solutions, is proud to announce that 888 Tech Exchange Ventures Inc., based in the Philippines, will be serving as a distributor for Owl in the Philippine market. This partnership expands Owl's global market reach and provides a strong local sales, installation, training, and support presence across the Philippines.
888 Tech provides technology solutions and engineering services, including installation and commissioning, and have completed a number of infrastructure projects with utility operators in the Philippines. As Owl's distributor, 888 Tech will be working directly with end-users in the region to advise and assist in implementing data diode cybersecurity solutions.
"The Philippines have the same cybersecurity concerns for protecting their electrical power grid as most countries," noted Dennis Lanahan – Director of Worldwide Channel Partnerships & International Sales at Owl. "888 Tech has already identified opportunities with power grid operators and will be moving forward quickly with data security and transfer solutions."
Owl already has a significant presence in the power generation, transmission and distribution sectors, providing cybersecurity solutions directly to operators and equipment manufacturers. Current deployments help to secure substations, natural gas turbines, historian databases and a host of other industrial control, financial services, transportation, oil and gas, telecommunications and banking industry use cases.
"We are excited about the partnership and the opportunity to continue to expand into new international markets," said Dr. Ronald Mraz, President and CEO of Owl. "888 Tech has already proven that there are significant opportunities in the Philippines for our data diode products and we look forward to supporting them as they pursue those opportunities."
About 888 Tech Exchange Ventures, Inc.
888 Tech Exchange Ventures is a privately owned technology services company established in 2006, operating as a one-stop provider of equipment, supplies, and engineering services, to utility companies. As a technology service provider, distributor and reseller, the company has the ability to meet unpredictable and constantly changing technology requirements while improving the overall performance of utilities by helping them reduce costs and improve efficiency.