Tech Data Europe complements mobility portfolio with Lookout’s security solution
Barcelona, 12 May 2016 – Tech Data Europe has announced a new Europe-wide agreement with Lookout, a global leader in securing mobility. Lookout’s cloud-based solution, offered through Tech Data Mobile, protects individuals and enterprises alike by predicting and stopping mobile attacks before they do harm.
With this agreement, Tech Data Mobile extends its product portfolio to include licenses of Lookout Premium and provides its reseller community with another revenue stream to complement their mobile offering across accessories, wearables, companion products and software. Lookout’s consumer application for iOS and Android delivers the essential security needed to keep mobile devices safe, including automatic protection from viruses, malware and spyware, lost and stolen phone remediation, privacy controls, and backup.
“The issue of protecting ourselves from the threat of cyberattacks—whether as individuals or in the enterprise—has never been more relevant, as viruses and malware become ever more sophisticated and numerous.” said Stephen Nolan, senior vice president, Tech Data Mobile. “We are really looking forward to building Lookout’s trusted and powerful protection into the integrated mobility solutions that we offer to our partners in the channel across Europe.”
“Your phone is the center of your life, and keeping it safe is one of the first precautions that individuals take,” said Gert-Jan Schenk, vice president, Lookout EMEA. “Through this partnership, we’re able to tap into Tech Data’s comprehensive European distribution network to expand the reach of Lookout’s consumer solution, while providing real value across these resellers.”
Lookout’s new Smart Code Licensing program makes it easy to sell and to purchase bulk licenses of Lookout’s Premium consumer offering for both small businesses and individual consumers.
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Tech Data Corporation is one of the world’s largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable 105,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users in more than 100 countries. Tech Data generated $26.4 billion in net sales for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2016. It is ranked No. 107 on the Fortune 500® and one of Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies.” To learn more, visit www.techdata.com or follow on Facebook or Twitter.
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Lookout is a cybersecurity company that makes it possible for individuals and enterprises to be both mobile and secure. With 100 million mobile sensors fueling a dataset of virtually all the mobile code in the world, the Lookout Security Cloud can identify connections that would otherwise go unseen — predicting and stopping mobile attacks before they do harm. The world’s leading mobile network operators, including AT&T, Deutsche Telekom, EE, KDDI, Orange, Sprint, T-Mobile and Telstra, have selected Lookout as its preferred mobile security solution. Lookout is also partnered with such enterprise leaders as AirWatch and MobileIron. Headquartered in San Francisco, Lookout has offices in Amsterdam, Boston, London, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto and Washington, D.C. To learn more, visit www.lookout.com. Follow Lookout at Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.