EY and BlueVoyant Form Alliance to Enhance Cybersecurity

Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) and BlueVoyant have entered into a strategic alliance to deliver robust cyber risk management solutions. The EY-BlueVoyant Alliance aims to assist joint clients in developing, operating, and enhancing services related to Microsoft 365 E5 advanced security tools. Both recognized as Microsoft Security Partners of the Year, EY US and BlueVoyant will collaborate to support enterprises in deploying and efficiently managing Microsoft 365 E5 advanced security tools and solutions.

In an era of increased interconnectivity, organizations face escalating cybersecurity challenges, necessitating robust programs to counter emerging threats. The strategic alliance combines BlueVoyant's expertise in Sentinel and Defender technical skills and Managed Detection and Response (MDR) services with EY US's extensive experience as a trusted advisor to global enterprises.

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BlueVoyant's MDR services encompass a security operations center equipped with 24x7 proactive hunting, monitoring, and response capabilities. These services are tightly integrated with Microsoft's security platform, including solutions for third-party risk management.

Dave Burg, EY Americas Cybersecurity Leader, emphasized the fundamental role of cybersecurity in enabling sustainable digital transformations. He noted that the collaboration with BlueVoyant allows EY US to broaden its capabilities and capacity for deploying Microsoft 365 E5 advanced security tools. The alliance positions EY US and BlueVoyant as service implementers with industry-leading Microsoft technologies, expanding their reach in the cybersecurity managed services market.

Additionally, Jim Rosenthal, CEO of BlueVoyant, highlighted the increasing complexity of defending corporate networks against cyber threats. He expressed excitement about collaborating with EY US to protect enterprises globally from cyber disruptions. Rosenthal emphasized that the combination of EY US's consulting services and BlueVoyant's platform creates an effective and efficient cybersecurity defense.

The EY-BlueVoyant Alliance underscores the importance of collaborative efforts in addressing cybersecurity challenges. As cyber threats evolve and become more sophisticated, enterprises can benefit from joint initiatives that bring together leading expertise and technologies. The alliance reflects a commitment to providing enterprises with comprehensive cybersecurity solutions that enable them to navigate the complex landscape of digital risk.

In an environment where cybersecurity is paramount, the EY-BlueVoyant partnership aims to empower organizations to strengthen their cyber defenses, ensuring the resilience and security of their digital ecosystems. As the threat landscape continues to evolve, strategic collaborations between industry leaders become instrumental in enhancing the collective cybersecurity posture and safeguarding businesses against cyber risks.