DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In the highly competitive tourism industry, customer convenience and data security are mission-critical objectives. Providing customers with the ability to plan, book and pay from any device is essential, as is ensuring that their data is kept secure. To deliver the highest level of IT security possible, New York Cruise Lines (NYCL), which is the parent company of several leading tourism operations, has selected Armor Anywhere to protect its hybrid cloud infrastructure, including both on-premise and local hosting.
“We needed a flexible, managed service that could secure the applications on our current infrastructure so we could maximize existing investments,” said Tanvir Azad, director of technology, NYCL. “After a thorough search, we concluded that Armor Anywhere, has the security and controls we needed for our hybrid cloud environment to help us better manage data across various platforms. The biggest value-add with Armor is that experts are constantly monitoring our environment. This level of attention brings peace of mind that allows my team to focus on service delivery to customers so we can stand apart in this competitive and fast-paced tourism industry.”
Armor Anywhere seamlessly integrates with NYCL’s existing environment, enabling the experts in Armor’s Security Operations Center to act as an extension of their IT team – providing 24/7/365 protection and monitoring of payment card data processed by web-based applications.
“In an industry where customer service is essential and a key differentiator, NYCL trusts Armor to alleviate complex security challenges so they can focus on their core competency,” said Jared Day, president, Armor. “Our ability to secure a hybrid cloud environment supported by an elite team to monitor and protect data gives them an advantage when growing their business and expanding their IT footprint. This is an ideal example of how Armor can free a company to do what they do best and leave data protection and monitoring to us.”
About New York Cruise Lines
New York Cruise Lines is the parent company of the iconic Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises, and other industry leading travel, hospitality and restaurant businesses. Circle Line, a fixture in global tourism, has hosted more than 60 million passengers since 1945 and is recognized as “America’s Favorite Boat Ride”, world- famous for sightseeing and special events including concerts and entertainment. For more information please visit, www.nycl.com.
Armor is The First Totally Secure Cloud Company™ that protects customers’ vital assets and helps prevent data breaches through managed multi-layer security for public and private clouds. The Armor team also applies extensive military cyber security experience for proactive threat detection, response and remediation. Forward-thinking organizations trust Armor for data security and compliance to stay ahead of cyber threats in the cloud. To learn more, visit www.armor.com or follow @armor.