Verizon Business, leading global IT, communications, security and network solutions provider and McAfee, Inc, leading security technology company, on Thursday announced a global strategic alliance to provide integrated security solutions to businesses and government agencies worldwide.

With the agreement, Verizon Business will offer McAfee’s entire line of enterprise security products and services, while McAfee taps Verizon Business’ data Centre outsourcing and expert consulting and managed services capabilities, a release said.

Additionally, the companies will jointly develop a suite of ‘next-generation, cloud-based managed security services,’ it said.

“This strategic agreement with McAfee enables us to drive even more complete and integrated IT solutions to enterprises across the world”, Kerry Bailey, senior Vice-President of Verizon Business global solutions, said.

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