Fujifilm Group deploys Advanced from Verizon Business Group

TOKYO, Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Verizon Business is helping Japan’s FUJIFILM Holdings and its subsidiaries build global cybersecurity surveillance and intelligence capabilities. As part of Fujifilm’s ongoing IT infrastructure transformation, the company’s technology teams will now have access to the capabilities of Verizon’s Advanced Security Operations Center (SOC) in Canberra, Australia.

Fujifilm’s network and security experts in Asia Pacific, Europe and the United States will be able to leverage daily threat intelligence feeds from Verizon’s Threat Research Advisory Center (VTRAC), as well as the availability of local language security engineers and analysts who will monitor the company’s global remote environments 24x7x365. Fujifilm’s SOC deployment will reach a critical milestone in establishing a cloud-centric infrastructure architecture adopting a zero-trust security framework.

According to 2022 Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report, the risks of external threats continue to grow. Of particular concern is the increase in ransomware breaches, fueled by organized crime, which increased by 13% in a single year, a bigger jump than the past five years combined.

Founded in 1934, Fujifilm was best known for producing some of the most revered film and photographic equipment in the industry. Today, with more than 75,000 employees worldwide, the company has successfully reinvented itself to become a company that continues to grow in healthcare, materials, business innovation and imagery. Fujifilm adopted its “DX (Digital Transformation) Vision” in 2021 with the aim of further promoting DX to deliver even better quality products and services than ever before, significantly improving the value the company offers to customers as ‘she continues to work to solve social problems. problems.

Sampath Sowmyanarayan, CEO of Verizon Business Group, said, “Fujifilm is one of the world’s most admired companies that has shown what can be achieved through digital disruption. One of the by-products for businesses accelerating towards an increasingly digitized world is that they generate massive amounts of network data. Therefore, there is more need to secure this data using advanced threat hunting tools to mitigate any potential malicious activity.

Verizon processes more than 27 trillion security events each year through its nine global security operations centers, six forensic labs, and one of the largest IP networks in the world. Additional information about Verizon’s Advanced Security Operations Services is available here.

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) was established on June 30, 2000 and is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services. Headquartered in New York and operating globally, Verizon generated revenues of $133.6 billion in 2021. The company provides data, video and voice services and solutions across its award-winning networks and platforms, meeting customer demand for mobility, reliable network connectivity, security and control.

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