Venza debuts IT security managed services

Venza’s logging, monitoring and incident response program focuses on keeping data secure while satisfying standards and compliance requirements. Photo credit: Venza

Venza now offers information technology security managed services at its new security operations center in Pensacola, Fla. With an official ribbon-cutting event scheduled for February, the MSP division employs a full-time staff both locally as well as in remote locations securing the hospitality industry 24/7/365.

Pensacola was a top choice for Venza because of its municipal investments in the high-tech economy, a large cluster of IT companies, a talent pool consisting of many military veterans and the fact that it has some of Florida's best beaches was an added plus, Venza CIO David Christiansen said in a statement.

In hospitality today, a commitment to security is central to all intelligent IT initiatives. Venza MSP aims to be the hospitality industry's virtual chief information officer/chief information security officer. Along with ensuring that a hotel's network is properly monitored and managed, Venza MSP delivers the tools and resources necessary to deliver security, the company said. 

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Venza’s logging, monitoring and incident response program focuses on keeping data secure while satisfying standards (International Organization for Standardization/International Electrotechnical Commission 27001) and compliance requirements (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, General Data Protection Regulation) implementing a layered security approach to ensure best practices for data integrity, according to the company.

Services include remote monitoring/management (24/7/365), patch management, next-generation endpoint protection, firewall management, disaster recovery encrypted backup, automated threat monitoring, vulnerability scanning (internal/external), remote access management, help desk support, mail protection/archiving and security information event management. 

Venza’s new Third Wall product allows Venza to set policies and procedures to establish "best practices" with built-in intelligence that is constantly searching for ransomware activity with counteractive measures that are put in place when malicious activity is detected. 

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