Bitdefender expands into Southern Africa

Pablo Puig, Channel Director – Africa at Bitdefender

Bitdefender appointed South Africa based distribution firm, Rectron as its authorised distributor for the wide range of consumer products such as such as the recently released Bitdefender 2018 range that comprises Bitdefender Total Security, Internet Security and Antivirus Plus across the Southern African region including South Africa, Namibia, Lesotho and Swaziland.

Bitdefender will also form part of the distributor’s extended software services which includes Rectron ICT Cloud, a turnkey, hyper-converged cloud solution, and offered as a complimentary solution to the distributor’s extensive hardware portfolio.

Pablo Puig, Channel Director – Africa at Bitdefender said “Rectron is a leading ICT company that offers a large distribution footprint in Southern Africa. Their appointment will undoubtedly strengthen our efforts to aggressively grow Bitdefender in the region. Plus, with Rectron’s noteworthy hardware offering, Bitdefender will be a strong complimentary product to the company’s channel partners.”

“In an increasingly interconnected world it is crucial that we offer security software that effectively protects valuable information. With the Bitdefender consumer range, we are providing resellers with a security solution that is consistently rated top-in-class by research organisations,” says Elaine Wang, Cloud and Software Solutions Director at Rectron.

“Additionally, Bitdefender will form an important part of our cloud solution which includes leading vendors such as Microsoft, Intel and Acronis. We look forward to extending our offering with Bitdefender onboard.”