October 24, 2017

TCS offers public cloud security services in collaboration with Palo Alto Networks

New offering from Tata Consultancy Services and Palo Alto Networks enables enterprises to securely migrate applications and data to the public cloud

NEW YORK | MUMBAI: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, today announced the availability of the TCS Public Cloud Security Services offering to help enterprises securely migrate applications and data to the public cloud, ensuring they benefit from the flexibility, ease of management and cost optimization this offers.

The shared security responsibility model of the public cloud dictates that customer organizations must take steps to protect their applications and data, which is where the new TCS Public Cloud Security Services can help. At the heart of this new TCS service is the Palo Alto Networks® Next-Generation Security Platform. The platform protects applications and data in the public cloud with enablement and protection against known and unknown cyber threats.

The TCS Public Cloud Security Services offering will provide a full range of services including consulting, audit and assessment, design, 24/7 operations, and threat analysis and forensics to customers who are either migrating on-premise applications to or building new applications in the public cloud.

TCS’ global Security Operations Centers will be leveraged to monitor advanced cyber threats and secure organizations against malicious cyberattacks. TCS’ cybersecurity expertise is augmented by 3,000 security experts worldwide, including in-house capabilities to develop security tools for an ever-evolving threat landscape.

“We are delighted to team up with TCS – one of world’s most respected, progressive and leading IT services providers – to help customers in their cloud journey with unparalleled next-generation, breach-prevention security capabilities,” said Chad Kinzelberg, senior vice president, business and corporate development, Palo Alto Networks. “Our collaboration gives organizations the confidence to use public cloud for their applications and maintain complete visibility, control and protection of their most valued data assets.”

As a managed security service provider partner of Palo Alto Networks globally, TCS offers comprehensive security engagement experience, and has also developed a Center of Excellence (CoE) in India using the strong capabilities of the Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Platform and a large talent pool of next-generation security experts.

“TCS secures organizations against evolving cyber threats through a global network of cybersecurity experts and sophisticated tools and processes that constantly work towards strengthening our customer’s cyber defense,” said Sathish Thiagarajan, global head, cyber security group, TCS. “This collaboration with Palo Alto Networks will enable our customers to benefit from a service that takes a holistic and preventive approach towards cyber threats in the public cloud environment.”