BT expands Sydney security operations centre

Thursday 13 June 2019 | 10:56 CET | News
BT Security has expanded its Sydney security operations centre to power its business growth in Asia-Pacific. The Sydney SOC includes BT’s first cyber security R&D facility outside of the UK, which was established in September 2017. The R&D hub is supported by an AUD 1.67 million grant from the New South Wales Government, and aims to create around 170 highly skilled jobs for local cyber security talent by 2022.

The Sydney security operations centre forms part of BT’s global portfolio of SOCs, which provide security services designed to protect BT’s own global infrastructure and its customers. BT reports it has expanded its Sydney SOC to support BT Security’s growth in the region, and provide cyber security services including machine learning, data analytics and visualisation, cloud computing, big data engineering, and the full life cycle of software engineering.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: BT
Countries: Australia
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