Cheyenne, Wyoming January 16th, 2019. BlackFog announces distribution agreement with DCC, a global IT distributor headquartered in Denmark, to resell BlackFog’s cyber security solution.
DCC is a leading distributor of IT surplus products in Europe. With over 3000 customers in more than 70 countries they specialize in surplus computer hardware, shipping around 100,000 units annually. To expand the existing portfolio and support the needs of their growing customer base DCC decided to add BlackFog Privacy to their product assortment range. This will enable DCC customers to present their clients with a solution that will protect them from online threats. BlackFog Privacy provides fileless cyberattack protection with 12 layers of defense against ransomware, spyware, malware, phishing and unauthorized data collection and profiling.
“Staying on top of security threats and compliance requirements relating to GDPR are significant challenges for all companies today. We wanted to be able to offer our customer base an innovative solution that protects from issues such as ransomware and spyware,” commented Kent Jeppesen, CEO, DCC. “BlackFog’s technology is unique in that it blocks the outbound data flow whilst keeping all of the data on the device, preventing threats before they are detected by anti-virus software or firewalls. BlackFog Privacy complements our core hardware business nicely and we are excited to be able to expand our solutions portfolio to include it.”
“Our business in Europe is continuing to grow at a rapid pace and we believe DCC is well positioned to help us to continue our expansion in Scandinavia and beyond,” said Dr. Darren Williams, CEO and Founder of BlackFog. We look forward to this new partnership and we are confident that DCC will help us achieve further growth in the European SME market.”
Founded in 2015, BlackFog was born to combat the growing number of online threats targeting your personal and corporate data. Hackers will get into your network; BlackFog stops them getting out. Through a layered approach to security, BlackFog spots in real-time, when an attacker is trying to remove unauthorised data from your device / network and stops them in their tracks. Consisting of 12 layers of defense against ransomware, spyware, malware, phishing, unauthorized data collection and profiling, BlackFog blocks over 24 million threats across mobile and desktop endpoints around the world, protecting organizations’ data and privacy, and strengthening their GDPR compliance. BlackFog, Inc. is a privately held corporation based out of Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA. For more information about BlackFog, visit www.blackfog.com or contact media at blackfog.com
Founded in 1995, DCC is a global IT distributor specialized in delivering IT equipment from leading manufacturers. The core business of DCC comes from surplus and end-of-life productions, and today DCC is one of the leading distributors of IT surplus productions in Europe, shipping approximately 100,000 packages from their warehouse to more than 3,000 B2B customers – mainly small and medium-sized IT resellers, every year. DCC headquarters are located in Hinnerup, Denmark with regional sales offices in Sweden and Slovakia.