Press Release

08. January 2024

Arvato Systems Recognized with Microsoft Verified Managed XDR Solution Status

Cyber security: MXDR status verified by Microsoft


Gütersloh Germany - Arvato Systems today announced it has achieved Microsoft verified Managed Extended Detection and Response (MXDR) solution status.


By achieving this status, Arvato Systems has proven their robust MXDR services including a Security Operation Center (SOC) with 24/7/365 proactive hunting, monitoring, and response capabilities all built on tight integrations with the Microsoft Security platform. This solution combines expert-trained technology with human-led services and has been verified by Microsoft engineers.


"With its state-of-the-art technology, Microsoft is one of the world's leading cyber security providers," says Andreas Nolte, cyber security expert at Arvato Systems. "The Microsoft Tool Stack uses trillions of signals generated daily by Microsoft tools such as Entra ID, Office365 and MS Windows to analyze the IT security situation quickly and efficiently. By consistently integrating this technology, we can make our customers' digital world better and more secure. And we are delighted that we have now also received the MXDR seal of approval for this."


“With malicious attacks on the rise, we understand security is front and center for our customers”, said Rob Lefferts, CVP, Modern Protection and SOC, Microsoft. “That is why I am excited to congratulate Arvato Systems on achieving Microsoft Verified: Managed Extended Detection and Response solution status. Their solution closely integrates with Microsoft 365 Defender and Microsoft Sentinel and has been verified by Microsoft Security engineering to ensure that it provides comprehensive service coverage across the Microsoft Security portfolio.”


Arvato Systems is part of the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association (MISA). “The Microsoft Intelligent Security Association is comprised of some the most reliable and trusted security companies across the globe”, said Maria Thomson, Microsoft Intelligent Security Association Lead. “Our members share Microsoft’s commitment to collaboration within the cybersecurity community to improve our customers’ ability to predict, detect, and respond to security threats faster. We’re thrilled to recognize and welcome Arvato Systems MXDR solution to the MISA portfolio.”

About Arvato Systems

Global IT specialist Arvato Systems supports major companies in Digital Transformation. About 3,400 staff in over 25 locations stand for in-depth technology expertise, industry knowledge, and focus on customer requirements. Working as a team, we develop innovative IT solutions, transition our clients into the Cloud, integrate digital processes, and take on IT systems operation and support. As a part of the Bertelsmann-owned Arvato Group network, we have the unique capability to work across the entire value chain. Through our strong strategic partner network with global top players such as AWS, Google, Microsoft, and SAP, we continuously strengthen our know-how and leverage the most advanced technology. We Empower Digital Leaders. 

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