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US-based Accenture sets up a cyber centre in Bengaluru, India

India: US-based technology and consulting services provider company, Accenture has set up a new cyber centre in Bengaluru for facilitating various organisations to confront the increasing challenges related to security and inflating its security presence in the country.

The company has been expanding its presence in the country from last few years and this new cyber centre is considered to be one of the largest facilities of cyber security in the Global Delivery Network of Accenture.

The establishment of this new facility is considered to carry new inter disciplinary capabilities across the country and it will be a centre for the development of innovative ideas for new solutions related to the revolution and consulting of various cyber defense services. With these new offerings, the organisations will be able to tackle the growing cyber security challenges.

Further, this facility will also fulfil the company’s commitment to invest across new cyber security solutions, platforms, etc. of various organisations throughout the globe. In addition to the establishment of this facility, the company has also introduced its Cyber Defense Platform which is its cloud based security solution and will provide more advanced threat detection and related solutions to the organisations in the country.

TechSci Research depicts that with the establishment of this facility in the region, various organisations in tackling the cyber security related challenges in the country.

According to a recently released TechSci Research report, “Global Cyber Security Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2020”, global cyber security market is projected to surpass USD123 billion by 2020. Growing inclination towards cloud storage, introduction of public clouds and growing emphasis on digitization are propelling the need for cyber security across the globe. North America and Europe have been the leading revenue contributors, capturing major shares in the market in 2014. Moreover, Asia-Pacific is rapidly emerging as a potential market for cyber security solution providers, driven by emerging economies such as China, India and South-East Asian countries, wherein, rising cyber espionage by foreign countries is inducing the need for safeguarding cyber space.

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