UM-Labs RandD and Bull partner to deliver a unique end to end service, cyber secured and compliant for the Hoox solution
November 17, 2015
London and Cartes, Paris 17th November 2015 With this partnership, UM-Labs plans to drive best in class services for Voice, Video and IM with regulated compliant security built around Bull mobile phone applications, and incorporating Bull's experience in hardware Crypto Key Generation together with the UM-Labs core real-time cyber security platform.
UM-LABS R&D, a leader in Security and inter-operability Solutions for Real-time communications and Unified Communications (UC) application, announced today its partnership with Bull, to incorporate its technology into the new Bull secured smartphone services. “UC services are adopted at an ever increasing rate. This innovation delivers a higher level of security for voice, video and UC services addressing the ubiquitous risks of unauthorised interception. Working together, the two companies deliver the security needed by Enterprise, Telecom, Utility, Government and SME corporate users”, said Peter Cox- CEO and inventor at UM Labs.
Bull’s new purpose-built mobile smartphone series, integrate a highly secure crypto key generation, certified for government and defence departments, which is key to protect against cyber-attacks.
“With UM-Labs we are building a full and integrated real-time IP communication solution, to bring secure and encrypted connectivity to all Unified Communications platforms through our Hoox application and devices. This offer could be provided in a “Platform as a service” model or integrated in a corporate private cloud as needed, and will strengthen our customer’s compliance & risk management in alignment with EU & US Directives” says Chris Moret, Vice President Cybersecurity at Atos.
Bull is the Atos brand for its technology products and software, which are today distributed in over 50 countries worldwide. With a rich heritage of over 80 years of technological innovation, 2000 patents and a 700 strong R&D team supported by the Atos Scientific Community, it offers products and value-added software to assist clients in their digital transformation, specifically in the areas of Big Data and Cybersecurity.
Bull is the European leader in HPC and its products include bullx, the energy-efficient supercomputer; bullion, one of the most powerful x86 servers in the world developed to meet the challenges of Big Data; Evidian, the software security solutions for identity and access management; Trustway, the hardware security module and Hoox, the ultra-secure smartphone. Bull is part of Atos.
About UM-Labs R&D Group
“UM-Labs work to protect your business from criminal Interference”
Cyber Security is the fastest growing challenge in today’s world of the Internet, everyday 24 hours a day there is a breach, a theft of data, listening on phone calls/video calls, messaging (IM) and even your location. Businesses have in the past tried to control attacks with outdated computing technics and this legacy is set against a back drop of keeping in with the status quo.
The thirst for internet content and the fast growing use of Cloud technology increases the volume of criminal cyber-attacks on Video chat, Internet phone calls, IM and location. Over 234 million people use these communication services in business every day, a 21st century solution is required to protect and manage; if not your business is at risk.
There are a number of factors which mean that traditional security technologies, such as those developed to protect email services and web sites, does not address the IoT aspects as we grow to use 50 billion connected devices which need security requirements.
UM-Labs are a creative and advanced R&D company with experts in compute security software design, smart mobile technology and cloud computing.
The cloud solution is a unique layer of real time security software. This protects and encrypts Internet communications across all of the cloud variants, it is easy to install and scales to thousands of users from one virtual server, compliant tested and certified customer reference sites in Europe and the US.