Cyber security partnerships keep smart cities safe, say GITEX experts

DarkMatter launches solutions and partnerships to secure citizen data

Global Smart Cities will be kept safe by public-private partnerships in cyber security, agreed tech players during GITEX Technology Week.


Faisal Al Bannai, CEO of DarkMatter, an international cyber security firm headquartered in the UAE, and the event’s official Cyber Security Innovation Partner, launched the first-of-its-kind Cyber Resilience Platform to visualise cyber security readiness, and the first-of-its-kind enterprise-ready blockchain offerings for Smart Cities and smart systems.

Protecting citizen data, DarkMatter announced partnerships with NetApp for secure storage and Big Data analytics, and with vArmour for end-to-end data centre and cloud security.