3W Networks, the leading systems integrator was awarded the project for implementation of an intrusion detection system for Dubai Metro’s entire critical infrastructure network.
Dubai Metro, the world’s largest driverless fully automated metro network, consists of 29 Red Line stations spanning 53 kilometers, 18 Green Line stations across 22 kilometers and 3 depots located in Al Rashidiya, Al Qusais & Jebel Ali.
This project aims to implement an intrusion detection system for Dubai Metro to detect any malicious code or intrusion, by providing real-time visibility of the traffic on Rail OT and SCADA networks.
3W Networks in partnership with Nozomi Networks, the leading provider of OT and IoT security, will deliver Nozomi Networks’ Guardian appliances, Threat Intelligence subscription, Central Management Console, Smart Polling add-on and professional services including installation, testing, commissioning and training.
“3W Networks have successfully delivered the cybersecurity solution for the Dubai Metro DMZ Project. The superiority of our advanced technology offerings and specialized services lead to the award of the intrusion detection system for Dubai Metro as we continue to safeguard the Metro Rail’s operational technology (OT) network,” concludes Walid Gamali, Chief Executive Officer of 3W Networks.