ESET Wins BoICT 2018 Information Security Company Award 


ESET has emerged the Best Information Security Company of the Year at Beacon of ICT awards 2018, for its dedication to developing high-performing security solutions for home users and corporate customers.

ESET is known for predicting, preventing, detecting and remediating all known and emerging forms of cybersecurity threats.

The Company took home the prestigious award two years in a row after topping other challengers during the online voting, the BoICT Awards organisers said.

ESET is notable for her extensive line of solutions which protect across all types of environments and platforms from computers and servers to mobile devices, helping their clients maintain maximum protection across all types of environments.

Founder/Editor In-Chief, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek, Mr. Ken Nwogbo, said the superior detection capabilities, low system requirements of the company’ solutions, coupled with the local presence and premium support services to their clients, irrespective of the company size, came to play even as the products are priced among independent anti-malware testing organisations.

Nwogbo further described the award as a testament to array of talents at ESET Nigeria who are constantly innovating and contributing their quota to the growth of the ICT industry, adding “we are at Communications Week Media are happy that Nigerians have recognized ESET’s hard work, sincerity and dedication towards the defense of the of industry.”

Commenting shortly after receiving the award, Country Manager, ESET, Mr. Olufemi Ake, dedicated the award to the numerous ESET loyal customers in the country.

He also appreciated the team for their consistency and resilience over the years. “We are happy that Nigerians recognized our efforts in offering a full range of business and consumer products. In fact, more than 95 per cent of our customers in Nigeria are retained annually. This says a lot about our commitment to providing proactive protection and enviable technical support service to existing customers,” Ake said.

Our product ranges from Endpoint Security, Server Security (both File Server and Mail Security for Exchange Server), Access Protection (Two-Factor Authentication), Data Loss Prevention, Encryption, Mobile Device Management, Patch Management and Threat Detection & Management. ESET has over 120 active partners in Nigeria and over 95 per cent  of sales generated since the past nine years were made through these partners, Ake added.