Rafael Sets up First-of-its-kind Israeli Cyber Consortium with Leading Cyber Solution Partners

Article | May 2021

CyberPro Global is proud to be part of the Israeli Operational Technologies Cyber Consortium announced by Rafael at the GISEC Global 2021 Cyber Security Expo in Dubai.

The new consortium will provide cyber operational technology solutions to address the needs of large-scale organizations and defend critical national services and infrastructures by focussing on the malicious activities of state actors and independent rogue hackers. The aim is to protect the transportation, manufacturing, and construction industries, as well as water and sewage, and oil and gas infrastructures. Operational technology (OT) is a combination of hardware and software that monitors and detects changes in the operation of industrial equipment and processes.

CyberPro Global will join this first-of-its-kind cyber consortium with Rafael, Cervello, Cynerio  IEC, MobileGroup, Tashan, Trapx, Waterfall Security, Radiflow and XMCyber.

This partnership shows CyberPro Global’s dedication to protecting organizations against the ever-growing threat of cybercrime.

Gideon Weiss, Vice President of Business Development, Marketing & Strategy at Rafael›s Air and C4ISR Systems Division said, “The new Consortium positions the State of Israel as a leader in the global Cyber OT industry. Known as the ‘Cyber Nation’, and globally recognised for its cybersecurity and OT-related expertise, Israel boasts a rich ecosystem of market-leading, pro-active companies, providing best-of-breed cyber defence solutions. The Consortium born out of this ecosystem will combine and utilise all the cybersecurity knowledge and technology developed in Israel. The consortium enables commercial flexibility and enhances our competitiveness, as well as our ability to team and partner with industries and with cyber-def