Phoenix Managed Networks, D&S Communications combine experience in operations, implementation, systems infrastructure

Phoenix Managed Networks said it has partnered with US telecommunications service provider D&S Communications.

The companies said they will partner to meet the demands of customers needing managed security services and assistance with regulatory compliance such as PCI DSS, HIPAA and others.

Phoenix Managed Services provides managed security services under its PhoeniXSentry brand to many of the world´s leading financial institutions and blue chip companies. On October 1st, D&S Communications purchased Mako Networks, one of the underlying technologies supporting the PhoeniXSentry managed security service, and the companies look to complement one another´s offerings going forward. Phoenix will expand D&S´s monitoring and help desk capabilities worldwide, while D&S will provide Phoenix with configuration, logistics and deployment support for Mako systems.

Phoenix Managed Networks provides enterprise-strength security to businesses which lack internal IT, security staff, or are looking to better utilize existing IT/security resources through managed services.

Founded in 1986, D&S Communications sells, implements, services and supports innovative telecommunications and data solutions to customers throughout the US.

As a network provider to some of the world´s leading financial institutions and blue chip companies, Phoenix Managed Networks provides reliable, cost-effective payment communications, gateway and network security services that connect and protect customer networks, businesses and brands.