While Singapore infocomm company NCS is working with the government of Oman to develop the Ubar Portal, a service delivery portal that will connect the citizens and government of Oman, e-Cop
has signed an MoU with ITA to establish a national Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) for the Oman Government.
Mohammed Nasser Al Khusaibi, secretary-general, Ministry of National Economy and chairman of ITA, signed the contract on behalf of ITA along with Noel Hon, chairman representing E-COP.
Through this contract, E-COP will establish and operate the National CERT of Oman and transfer knowledge to the Omani team over the next 20 months.
e-Cop operates and maintains several Security Operations Centres (SOC) around the world, all of which are ISO/IEC 27001 certified and powered by its highly advanced, award-winning security event correlation technology developed internally by its R&D team.