Africa’s Leading Independent Telecom Service Provider, Phase3 Telecom, Strengthens Layered Security for Optimized Network Infrastructure

Phase3 Telecom (, the leading independent provider of aerial fiber optic network infrastructure and telecommunications services in Africa, has announced that it is taking an innovative, technology-driven, digitized and multi-layered approach to expanding the capacity of the security operations network. The move, which will be completed in timed phases, provides a secure infrastructure that hardens its own and other networks against advanced and malicious cyber breaches.

This upgrade will also provide support in areas that require cyber resilience in Nigeria’s telecommunications sector and proactive infrastructure network security due diligence to help businesses scale efficiently and remain less vulnerable. exposure of sensitive data that can erode public trust.

In a statement, the company’s Executive Chairman, Mr. Stanley Jegede, said: “Phase3 understands the existential threats posed by attacks from cyberspace in a new digital age and in a world where enterprise networks are more interconnected than never. And, we are committed to being the team at the forefront of protecting their own network and delivering solutions that help other businesses, organizations and institutions secure and control access to their critical networks. “.

Therefore, Phase3 will continue to prioritize risk management and investment in protecting multiple networks against critical infrastructure threats with other targeted services.

Mr. Jegede added that in the second half of 2022, the telecommunications and technology sectors would witness the strengthening and extension of Phase3 legacy services towards digitization and intelligence-based operational technology. All of this to give Phase3 amplified visibility into its critical infrastructure and prepare its network to eliminate potential exposure in real time.

Mr. Jegede also urged all stakeholders to take seriously, drive innovation and increase collaborations on industry-level security, threat detection, mitigation and sensitivity management, in telecommunications and technology sectors, for an increased economic growth trajectory and sustainability.

Distributed by APO Group on behalf of Phase3 Telecom.

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About Phase3 Telecom:
Phase3 Telecom is a leading independent fiber optic infrastructure with points of presence (POPs), colocation and NOCs in Nigeria. Issued with a National Long Distance Operator’s License (NLDO) in 2003 by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), and with a dynamic and dedicated team of experienced professionals, we are the network of choice for high performance, data data-intensive and low-latency connectivity that covers Dedicated Internet Access, MPLS VPN, Metro Ethernet, WAN solutions, and more. We currently operate in the ECOWAS region and international markets through strategic partnerships that allow us to connect our customers in 400 cities around the world. And ours is a large, secure network with end-to-end capabilities that service providers and enterprises can rely on to scale, manage costs, and deliver efficiency. As our network continues to evolve into other layered service streams, including network and cloud-based security solutions, our valued customers will continue to be at the heart of every investment we make; the innovation we create; and the technology we are embracing in the 4th Industrial Revolution to position ourselves as the network of the future.

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