Cairo: As a platinum sponsor, Huawei Technologies, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, participated in the Cyber and Information Security Conference and Exhibition (Caisec’22), where the company joined a panel discussion titled “The Role of AI/ML in Predicting and Preventing Cyber Attacks” to contribute its global expertise in the field of cybersecurity to achieve a secure digital economy, in line with Egypt Vision 2030.
Huawei constantly provides its partners with the most secure digital transformation solutions, demonstrative use cases, and best practices to help customers in today’s digital age. The company has adopted an ever-evolving integrated system to ensure unified, technology-neutral, and leading cybersecurity standards. Consequently, Huawei spends a third of its R&D budget on cyber security, ensuring that all products and services meet related international security standards.
Jim Liu, CEO of Huawei Egypt, said in the Caisec’22 keynote speech: “As Egypt advances its digital transformation strategy, it has become necessary to impose a strong cybersecurity infrastructure. For more than 20 years in the Egyptian market, Huawei has been substantially committed to transforming knowledge and sharing experiences in the fields of cybersecurity and information security to help its partners achieve digital transformation strategy safely, especially with the growth of digital uses.”
Meanwhile, Youssef Ait Kaddour, Cybersecurity Director of Huawei Morocco, said during the panel discussion: “The development of new technologies, such as AI and ML, continues to represent the potential of the digital economy. As the world moves towards digitization, organizations have increasingly started to use AI to bolster cybersecurity and protect against cyberattacks. Therefore, Huawei is interested in sharing its global competence while discussing advanced cybersecurity detection and prevention tools and measures with ICT experts to continue fulfilling its strategy of providing its partners with digital transformation solutions and contributing to Huawei’s collaborative cybersecurity ecosystem. Egypt”.
Caisec’22 brings together the main decision makers from public and private organizations to learn about the latest trends to build cyber resilience, raise awareness of the importance of cybersecurity and offer opportunities to learn and talk about state-of-the-art cybersecurity solutions. .
It is worth noting that with more than 350 product security certificates, Huawei fully complies with both local regulatory requirements and related international standards, such as ISO27001, GSMA/3GPP NESAS, Common Criteria, etc. Additionally, the company has signed cybersecurity agreements with more than 3,400 vendors worldwide and shares its end-to-end cybersecurity assurance system to ensure its products, solutions, and services ensure cyber resiliency.
Founded in 1987, Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices. We have more than 197,000 employees and operate in more than 170 countries and regions, serving more than three billion people around the world.
Our vision and mission is to bring digital to every person, home and organization for a fully connected and intelligent world. To this end, we will promote ubiquitous connectivity and promote equal access to networks; bring cloud and AI to the four corners of the earth to deliver superior computing power where you need it, when you need it; build digital platforms to help all industries and organizations become more agile, efficient and dynamic; redefine the user experience with AI, making it more personalized for people in all aspects of their lives, whether they’re at home, in the office, or on the go.
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