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Infinite Convergence And Dimension Data Bring The Power Of Secure Mobile Messaging To Financial Institutions

Singapore, 30 June 2016Dimension Data, the USD $7.5 billion global ICT solutions and services provider, and Infinite Convergence Solutions, a global leader in messaging and mobility, today announce three banks in Singapore, are deploying NetSfere as their official, secure internal messaging service.

NetSfere enables the banks’ employees to securely communicate with each other, replicating the consumer messaging experience on an internal, enterprise-grade platform. With NetSfere, the banks’ IT departments control and manage user groups to ensure only relevant employees have access to the internal messaging app, ensuring complete security and confidentiality of sensitive business communication. NetSfere’s technology is backed by a combined 2,000 years of messaging experience delivering trillions of messages globally from the Infinite Convergence team.

Leveraging Dimension Data’s Managed Cloud Platform™ (MCP) in Singapore and its global geographic presence, NetSfere has been able to reduce latency and ensure data sovereignty requirements for clients in the financial services industry.

“We are delighted that these three leading banks have put their trust in NetSfere and Infinite Convergence. Banks in Singapore are recognising the need for a secure internal messaging service as mobile messaging is gaining popularity in the Asia Pacific region,” said Anurag Lal, CEO of Infinite Convergence, creators of NetSfere. “Secure employee communication is a huge consideration for banks and financial institutions, and NetSfere is the best choice to improve internal communication, while also ensuring that sensitive information is kept secure.”

All of Dimension Data’s MCPs are enterprise-ready, offering multiple layers of security, administrative controls, 99.999% availability SLAs on Public Cloud, 24/7 phone support and integrated management capabilities. They are designed ground up with tiered storage and enterprise grade solutions to meet enterprise needs, providing fully auditable, complete data sovereignty for users. With ISO 27001, ISO 27018 and Cloud Security Alliance “Star Certified” (CSA STAR) in place, users can be assured that compliance issues are accounted for.

“Dimension Data is a trusted partner for leading banks in Asia Pacific, and we understand the need for compliance in a tightly regulated financial industry such as Singapore. We’re proud that Infinite Convergence has chosen to partner with us in enabling Netsfere to banks in Singapore, as it speaks volumes of our MCP’s ability to offer unparalleled security,” said Png Kim Meng, Managing Director, at Dimension Data Singapore.

For more insights on the need to create smarter and more secure messaging environment for banks, read the joint white paper “Meeting the Mobile Challenge: Secure Bank Messaging Best Practices” by Dimension Data and Infinite Convergence.

About Dimension Data

Dimension Data uses the power of technology to help organisations achieve great things in the digital era. As a member of the NTT Group, we accelerate our clients’ ambitions through digital infrastructure, hybrid cloud, workspaces for tomorrow, and cybersecurity. With a turnover of USD 7.5 billion, offices in 58 countries, and 31,000 employees, we deliver wherever our clients are, at every stage of their technology journey. We’re proud to be the Official Technology Partner of Amaury Sport Organisation, organiser of the Tour de France, and the title partner of the cycling team, Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka.

In Asia Pacific, we operate in 50 offices across 13 countries. We help clients enable technology, operate their IT infrastructures and transform technology solutions that deliver value. It combines an expertise in networking, security, customer experience (CX) and collaboration, data centre and end-user computing, with advanced skills in IT outsourcing, IT-as-a-Service, Systems integration services and training.

About NetSfere

NetSfere, an award-winning enterprise messaging service from Infinite Convergence Solutions, Inc. NetSfere provides industry-leading security and message delivery capabilities, including global cloud-based service availability, device-to-device encryption, location-based features and administrative controls. Currently supporting more than 500 million subscribers globally, Infinite Convergence offers, in addition to NetSfere, a complete range of scalable Enterprise Messaging Services, Rich Communication Suite, Converged Messaging, Public Safety Messaging, SMS, MMS, and Gateway solutions for businesses and Tier 1 wireless operators globally. Headquartered outside Chicago, Infinite Convergence has a business presence in the USA, Germany, United Kingdom, India and Singapore. Infinite Convergence Solutions is a subsidiary of Infinite Computer Solutions.