AHEAD Achieves Fortinet Operational Technology Partner Specialization
CHICAGO — February 14, 2023 – AHEAD, a national leading provider of cloud, data and digital engineering solutions, today announced that it has achieved Fortinet’s Operational Technology Specialization as part of the Fortinet Engage Partner Program.
Specializations focused on market opportunities enabled by the Fortinet Engage Partner Program help partners be recognized and valued by current and potential customers as trusted advisors who have the expertise, services and technologies they need to meet their digital acceleration needs.
“Helping our clients securely deliver on their goals is our top priority,” said Jamison Nack, Vice President of Sales Strategy & Alliances at AHEAD. “We are proud to be among an exclusive group of partners that have achieved this valued specialization.”
With the Operational Technology Specialization, partners are validated with deep expertise about how the convergence of OT and information technology (IT) impacts the security of OT and critical infrastructure environments. These partners can deliver the level of protection these unique networks require, whether combining new and existing solutions, or building a comprehensive cybersecurity mesh architecture designed to span hybrid IT and OT environments.
A Program Focused on Enabling Opportunities for Partners
Fortinet is committed to helping partners meet new and evolving customer challenges created by work-from-anywhere models, hybrid IT environments and the evolving threat landscape through Fortinet’s Engage Partner Program and enablement tools for partners. The program is focused on enabling growth opportunities that are unique with Fortinet’s expansive portfolio built around the Fortinet Security Fabric, designed to secure customers’ entire infrastructure from the data center to the cloud.
In addition, Fortinet is committed to helping partners grow productive, predictable, and rewarding relationships to differentiate from competitors. The Fortinet Engage Partner program helps partners acquire the industry knowledge they need to increase business opportunities, deliver digital acceleration for customers with customizable programs and accelerate partner growth.
AHEAD builds and manages digital platforms that power the most successful organizations in the world. Our consultative approach, unmatched engineering, and innovative solutions combine to accelerate the impact of technology in every client we serve.