Tieto strengthens cyber security offering with NSEC
Finnish software and IT company Tieto has signed an agreement to acquire Swedish IT and information security specialist NSEC.
The acquisition will add to Tieto’s digital security services portfolio and further its capabilities in managed security operations, security consulting, as well as in-product resell and deployment services.
Tieto’s customers will also have access to a security operations centre through NSEC, which is a key element to many public sector actors.
“We are a leading Nordic managed cybersecurity services partner, with the aim of making our customers’ digital world simple by building and operating an agile and transparent cybersecurity environment suited for their particular industries,” saysMarkus Melin, head of security services at Tieto. “With highly experienced and passionate security specialists, NSEC is a trusted partner with solid customer relationships in the private and public sectors in Sweden.”
The addition of NSEC is in line with Tieto’s strategy to further build and strengthen its position in the Nordic market. NSEC has specialised in cyber security since 1999 and employs around 30 security professionals.