Top UK IT Security Form and Leading Channel Islands IT Provider Join Forces

C5 Alliance, the largest provider of technology in the Channel Islands, and leading UK IT security business, today announced a strategic partnership that see’s the two businesses sharing specialist skills.

Intellect Security, who are the security specialist within Metaphor IT, are providing C5 Alliance with specialist security skills to assist its clients analyse, design, implement and manage security solutions to protect their data, intellect property and reputation. In return C5 Alliance are providing Metaphor IT with specialist networking and storage skills to its clients.

The two businesses have been working together since early 2016, holding joint security events across the Channel Islands, and have already helped a number of businesses with their security solutions. This relationship has moved into a more formal partnership with the businesses now sharing intellectual property, marketing activities and technical resources.

Rob Leader, Group Managing Director, C5 Alliance:
“We are delighted to announce this strategic partnership with Intellect which enables C5 Alliance to offer specialist security skills and solutions to our clients across the Channel Islands. At a time when we are seeing more and more cyber threats across the world, it was important that C5 Alliance found an expert security partner who we could trust to look after our client’s security requirements. Intellect Security have real pedigree in the security market place, managing security solutions for many global businesses. Working with our own security consultants we have assembled a formidable team to help our clients.”

Richard Callis, Managing Director, Intellect Security:
“We are very excited to have secured a partnership with C5 Alliance. They are the largest provider of IT solutions in the Channel Islands and possess fantastic relationships with their clients. Teaming up with the team at C5 is mutually beneficial, we are able to provide their client with leading security solutions and resources and in return our client are benefitting from access to experts in storage, development and networking. We have been working together for a number of months and not only do our technical skills fit very well but we see a similar culture and ethos in the two businesses. We are looking forward to the partnership developing further assisting more clients meet or exceed their business and security objectives.”