Piyatida Tantrakul, country manager at Trend Micro (Thailand), said that new strategies would see it focus on network defence to protect complex networks, as well as on hybrid cloud security to support cloud services and aid virtualisation, and on user protection for cloud applications to help give companies more confidence to shift into cloud computing.
The company this year will also concentrate on the small and medium business (SMB) segment, as well as the enterprise market. It will increase marketing channels by boosting the number of business partners by around 20 per cent from the current 100 to cover its market nationwide. Staff resources on the team handling the SMB market will be increased by 20 per cent.
Piyatida said that cyber threats were increasing as criminals made use of machine learning in their activities. Cyber crime was also on the rise due to the increasing number of businesses connected on the