SSH Communications Security Creates Joint Venture to Deliver Professional Services
HELSINKI and WALTHAM, Mass. , Oct. 29, 2014 – SSH has entered into a joint venture agreement with New York based ROkITT Inc. to provide services and technology specifically designed to address transformation challenges large enterprises face in managing their security posture between non-production and production environments. The core focus of the joint venture will be data security, technical access management and test automation.
The joint venture, SSH ROkITT Services and Solutions, shall be led by Oksana Sokolovsky. Oksana is a seasoned IT executive who has run large IT departments within leading global Financial Services Firms such as JPMorgan Chase, Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank. Her core competence and expertise is in the delivery of large scale technology programs, technology and process transformation, testing and quality assurance services, production management, and application support management.
“We are delighted with the opportunity to enter into this joint venture with ROkITT and have someone of Oksana’s caliber and experience associated with our organization. We are confident that the combination of SSH’s security technology combined with the unique service offering and competencies of ROkITT will provide a unique value-add for SSH’s existing customer base as well as new customers,” stated SSH CEO, Harri Koponen.
About SSH Communications Security
SSH Communications Security is the market leader in developing advanced security solutions that enable, monitor and manage encrypted networks. Over 3,000 customers across the globe trust the company’s encryption, access control and encrypted channel monitoring solutions to meet complex compliance requirements, improve their security posture and save on operational costs. SSH Communications Security is headquartered in Helsinki and has offices in the Americas, Europe and Asia. The company’s shares (SSH1V) are quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.
For more information on SSH Communications Security, please visit www.ssh.com.