WISeKey announces a ‘Blockchain Center of Excellence’ in Malaysia

Cybersecurity IoT platform WISeKey has announced a strategic partnership with Cendee for the establishment of the Blockchain Center of Excellence in Malaysia.

As a first milestone, WISeKey and Cendee focused on secure authentication and deployed a cryptographic tool called Root of Trust, to incorporate the Internet of Things (IoT) and blockchain technology into its portfolio. This initiative will facilitate their efforts of providing easily integrated enterprise Blockchain solutions for financial institutions, corporates, regulators and governments.

Addressing the collaboration, Carlos Moreno, VP Corporate Alliances and Partnership of WISeKey said that:

“We are proud to collaborate with Censof, a market leader and a trusted partner in providing financial and business management solutions specifically geared to the needs of government agencies. This strategic agreement allows Censof, and in particular, Cendee, to leverage their Cybersecurity and Blockchain expertise by combining them with WISeKey’s broad Cybersecurity portfolio of services and also strengthen Censof’s offering among government and enterprise clients.”

This partnership will help Cendee to successfully address the requirements of its projects in various fields with government entities in Malaysia.

Prior to this announcement, WISeKey has announced the opening of Blockchain Centers of Excellence in USA, India, China, Africa, and Latin America. Malaysia will be the first South East Asian country to host such a powerful ecosystem.

About Censof Holdings Bhd and WISeKey:

Censof Holdings Bhd was established in 2008 and was listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia in 2011 as a technology investment holding company specializing in financial management software solutions. Since then, Censof has expanded its portfolio of financial services solutions to include e-payment gateway services, training solutions, wealth management software solutions and blockchain technology.

WISeKey is a leading global cybersecurity company headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It develops online security and identity management solutions worldwide. The company offers WISecurity that protects online communications and data with personal, corporate, and server digital certificates.

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