Sapphire Achieves Check Point 4 Star Partner Status

30 August 2018 – London – Sapphire are delighted to announce that we have been promoted to the prestigious Check Point 4 Star partner status which will enable us to further accelerate our service to our customers.

“Our partnership with Check Point brings significant advantages to our customers.” comments David Lannin, CTO at Sapphire. “This promotion reflects our capability as a top partner who excels in designing, implementing and supporting the complete Check Point portfolio securing network, cloud, endpoint and mobile infrastructures.”

“Our Check Point support team has increased by 50% this year and in addition our team has also been bolstered by recruiting additional experienced security consultants. With our rise to 4-Star partner status, we’ve demonstrated our technical strength by extending our certifications in multiple areas of their technology including SandBlast Engineers, CloudGuard Engineers and more recently we have also achieved Check Point’s highest level of certification, the Check Point Certified Security Master (CCSM).”

Lannin said, “Our longevity within the security industry and experience working with Check Point means that we have an in-depth knowledge and understanding of all Check Point components as well as being able to advise on licensing. I am confident that any customer receiving professional services or support from Sapphire will receive the best Check Point assistance available in the UK today.”

Established in 1996, Sapphire has offices throughout the UK and specialises in Information Security and Cyber Security, helping both public and private sector organisations secure their infrastructures, assets, data and people against current and emerging threats.

“Check Point see Sapphire as a strategic key partner. Their technical expertise underpinned by their specialist security services means that Sapphire can architect, deliver, support and manage projects across the entire Check Point portfolio for environments of all sizes and complexity. We see Sapphire as a partner who can add real value to any Check Point deployment and look forward to supporting their continued growth.”
Michael Wakefield, Head of Channel Sales UK & Ireland, Check Point