Wednesday 4 May 2022
Dragos, Inc., the provider of cyber security for industrial control systems (ICS) and operational technology (OT) environments, has opened an office in Dubai Internet City Innovation Hub.
Dragos’s focus on protecting the industrial sector in the region supports UAE initiatives such as ‘Operation 300bn’, which calls for the manufacturing sector’s GDP contribution to leap from USD 36 billion to USD 82 billion, or AED 300 billion, by 2031.
The new Dubai office has an array of local OT cyber security talent, including incident response, penetration, and threat intelligence professionals. Also included is a training center to upskill talent for OT cybersecurity readiness. The company has partnered with key government entities to provide training and threat intelligence and is building an advanced, future-ready ecosystem with OEM manufacturers and channel resellers.