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Novotech announces SecureIoT™ Service to Protect Businesses from Cyber Threats

by Carolyn Gardner | May 11, 2017

Ottawa, ON, May 11, 2017 – Novotech Technologies, a leading distributor of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) / Internet of Things (IoT) products, services and solutions, today announced the launch of SecureIoT™  which is designed to help companies of all sizes securely maximize the gains of safely using IoT for their business. With upcoming federal legislation related to security breaches, it is now imperative that the deployment and management of all IoT solutions comply in a manner that maintains the high level of security companies need to minimize vulnerabilities and keep their businesses safe. This cloud-based service is extremely relevant because it provides businesses the ability to use enterprise-level security in all areas of their network, including IoT devices which have become a common target for many security breaches.  

“Having been in the IoT space for two decades, Novotech fully understands the incredible value that an effective IoT solution can bring to a business”, says Larry Bellehumeur, EVP of Global Sales for Novotech. “At the same time, we recognize that IoT offers some complex challenges to customers and that’s where SecureIoT™ will fill a market need for almost all industries.”

SecureIoT™ 

Regardless of size, all businesses should use enterprise-grade security tools to reduce the chance of data theft or corruption. SecureIoT™ Essential is a cloud-based service that protects business data from many of today’s threats. It’s designed to meet the needs of digital signage, remote monitoring, SCADA applications, mobile health applications and kiosks/vending machines.

Built on the same secure platform as Essential, SecureIoT™ Enterprise extends the high level of security by offering increased protection functionality like the ability to separate your devices into their own secure area and customize the level of security available to different devices. Since this is offering is scalable to business growth, while also providing strict adherence to security policies and lower on-going IT costs, it’s an ideal choice for government, utilities, oil and gas, financial transactions and remote sites.

For the highest level of security from the office to the field, Novotech has partnered with Fortinet, a leading Enterprise Security solutions provider to offer its award-winning Fortigate line of cellular-enabled devices. Featuring superior protection, assurance and available assistance, SecureIoT™ Fortigate covers all remote security needs in one box. With embedded high-speed cellular connectivity and advanced Wi-Fi network capability, it’s ideal for remote offices, temporary retail buildings, mobile health and disaster recovery. 

About Novotech Technologies:

Through strategic partnerships with many of the world’s most advanced Machine-to-Machine (M2M) / Internet of Things (IoT) manufacturers, Novotech Technologies is a leading distributor of M2M/IoT products, services and solutions. To produce tangible outcomes that include increased security, reduced costs, optimized fleets/workforces, improved productivity and enhanced customer service, Novotech’s comprehensive portfolio of M2M/IoT solutions – cellular, GPS and satellite – enable immediate security, communication, tracking and reporting in a wide range of applications. Established in 2001, Novotech is headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, with offices throughout Canada and the United States.  www.novotech.com | @NovotechM2M