Trend Micro announces collaboration with Microsoft


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Trend Micro announces new collaboration with Microsoft. The cooperation includes the development of cloud-native cybersecurity solutions to protect the common customer base.

Trend Micro, a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced a new collaboration with Microsoft. This pursues the goal of protecting the common customer base even more effectively and includes both the development of cloud-based cybersecurity solutions on Microsoft Azure and the creation of co-selling opportunities. Trend Micro's comprehensive security expertise paired with Azure's cloud computing platform are intended to help joint customers advance their digital transformation.


Azure cloud computing platform

“Today marks another milestone in our longstanding collaboration with Microsoft. Together we have already helped a large number of companies migrate their systems securely to the cloud, ”says Kevin Simzer, Chief Operation Officer at Trend Micro. “With the aim of making the digital world safer, technology and security partners are working ever closer together. We support this by developing on Azure and by generating co-selling opportunities with Microsoft. Both companies as well as our partners and - most importantly - our mutual customers benefit from this. "

Better protection against cyber threats

Joint customers benefit from the security expertise of Trend Micro and Microsoft as well as the cloud computing platform Azure through better protection against cyber threats. "Microsoft is uniquely positioned to build the security capabilities of the intelligent cloud with its partners so that they can continue to innovate there," said Casey McGee, vice president, ISV partner sales at Microsoft Corp. “With the help of Microsoft Azure, Trend Micro can not only accelerate digital transformation, but also expand its security offering. As cybersecurity continues to grow, we are providing our mutual customers with a secure environment for driving digital growth and innovation. "


Trend Micro solutions are now available to companies via the Microsoft Azure Marketplace. Further solutions are under development. The ongoing collaboration between Trend Micro and Microsoft creates added value for customers and partners and drives innovation as customers around the world continue to migrate and develop in the cloud. Trend Micro's solutions can be found on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace.

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About Trend Micro

As one of the world's leading providers of IT security, Trend Micro helps create a secure world for digital data exchange. With over 30 years of security expertise, global threat research, and constant innovation, Trend Micro provides protection for businesses, government agencies, and home users. Thanks to our XGen ™ security strategy, our solutions benefit from a cross-generational combination of defense techniques that is optimized for leading environments. Networked threat information enables better and faster protection. Our networked solutions are optimized for cloud workloads, endpoints, email, the IIoT and networks and offer central visibility across the entire company so that threats can be identified and responded to more quickly. With over 6.700 employees in 65 countries and the world's most advanced research and evaluation of global cyber threats, Trend Micro enables companies to protect their connected world. Trend Micro's German office is located in Garching near Munich. In Switzerland, the branch in Wallisellen near Zurich takes care of the German-speaking part of the country, the French-speaking part is taken care of from Lausanne; The Austrian representation is based in Vienna.


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