Turk Telekom International participated at Capacity Middle East, the largest carrier event in the region between 04-07th March 2019 in the Grand Hyatt Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. this event brought together more than 1,700 attendees from organizations representing voice, data, SMS, data centers, peering, over-the-top service providers (OTTs) & content providers, internet service providers and network infrastructure providers.
The four-day event was the essential annual meeting for both regional and international leaders of the wholesale telecommunications industry to purchase and sell capacity.
During this prestigious conference Mehmet C. Toros, CEO Turk Telekom International was a panelist on Tuesday, 5th March 2019 between 2:00-3:00 pm.
The panel Mehmet C. Toros was part of addressed the following issues: BALANCING SECURITY RISKS AND GROWTH IN AN EVER CHANGING DIGITAL ENVIRONMENT.
The Middle East cybersecurity market is forecast to almost double its value between 2017 and 2022, from USD 11.38 Billion to USD 22.14 Billion in 2022 (Markets and Markets). According to a report by the ITW GLF, 85% of carriers cite fraud as a priority and 75% see it as a growing in importance. While the adoption of innovative technology is crucial to the longevity of telecoms, it is recognized that many of these technologies are associated with an increasing level of security risk. This session will discuss measures to secure defenses without compromising future growth.