Anuvu, a provider of broadband connectivity and entertainment solutions, has signed a four-year contract renewal with Elcome International to provide maritime customers with connectivity and cybersecurity solutions.
The new cybersecurity solution offers end customers the ability to purchase their network security compliance directly from their global communications service provider. The solution focuses on Operational Technology (OT) network segregation and compliant topology with many other features tailored to each individual fleet.
Anuvu’s cybersecurity product provides maritime customers with benefits such as unified threat management, web filtering, managed firewall, network antivirus and malware protection, intrusion prevention system and centralized view and control of the fleet.
Brian Govanlu, Director, Systems Engineering, Maritime, Energy, Government at Anuvu, said: “This renewed partnership with Elcome sees the first deployment of our cybersecurity solution, which will help maritime customers comply with recently updated regulations. January 2021, require all ships to have cybersecurity systems in place.
“By innovating with Elcome and its shipping company customers, we have developed an agile solution that allows us to constantly adapt to changes in the maritime industry, whether these are new security threats or developments. customer needs. We are proud to now have a standardized product that can protect every vessel in a customer’s fleet.
Jimmy Grewal, Executive Director of Elcome, said: “The marine industry is increasingly aware of the vulnerability of ships and onshore IT infrastructure to cyber attacks which can have dire consequences. Our strong relationship with the Anuvu team allows us to offer our clients the most recent connectivity and cybersecurity solutions available. “