Layer3 partners with Runecast to provide enhanced security to VMware & AWS customers

Abuja, Nigeria, 11th March 2021 – Layer3, an award-winning network provider and system integrator has today announced that it has combined forces with Runecast Solutions Ltd., maker of Runecast Analyzer, a patented, predictive analytics for VMware, AWS, and Kubernetes.

The partnership further confirms the commitment of Layer3 to assist customers in Nigeria and other countries in Africa with more advanced and resilient operational models – with an emphasis on cost savings, security compliance, and increased efficiency and transparency for business continuity in VMware, AWS and Kubernetes environments.

“We are super delighted to partner with Runecast and add Runecast Analyzer as one of our service offerings,” said Shatse Kakwagh, Executive Director at Layer3. “Strong partnership is one the keys to our success at Layer3. With the growing demand for solutions to address hidden risks, security issues and even hardware problems that could cause a disaster at any time, we strongly believe that the Runecast Analyzer solution will be key to expanding and strengthening our offerings within the Cloud Practice and provide more value to our customer’s information security needs”, he further said. “With our partnership with Runecast, we are prepared to provide our customers with peace of mind as they progress in their digital transformation journey.”

With an ever-increasing focus on compliance and robust information security management, Runecast Analyzer answers the challenge by monitoring and reporting on configuration issues, providing automated compliance checks against VMware and AWS security hardening guidelines and common security standards such as CIS, NIST, ISO 27001, GDPR, Cyber Essentials (UK), BSI IT-Grundschutz (Germany), PCI DSS, DISA STIG, and HIPAA, with more standards, regularly added to its capabilities.

Runecast Analyzer provides automated configuration and security compliance checks for data centers running VMware, AWS, or Kubernetes. This provides IT System Administrators responsible for security compliance and uptime in those environments a more proactive approach to ensuring ideal operational control.

If you would like to see how Runecast Analyzer can work for your IT environment, please contact Layer3 for a consultation.

About Layer3

At Layer3, we aim to remain at the forefront of our client's business transformation ambitions. We combine our knowledge of world-class technology solutions, in addition to our partnership with some of the global technology providers, to deliver exceptional value for our clients.

Our solutions cut across all sectors and include the innovation of the data center, software, server & storage systems, mobile device management, security & network infrastructure solutions and access solutions including broadband and VPN services.

The success of our customers is always paramount in our minds and our culture drives us to work closely with them to truly understand their business and ICT needs. We continuously build strategic partnerships with global technology leaders that enable us to deploy solutions that minimize risks, maximize flexibility, and optimize the use of capital with results that exceed our customers’ expectations.

About Runecast

Runecast Solutions Ltd., headquartered in London, UK, with offices worldwide, is a leading provider of actionable predictive intelligence for the Hybrid Cloud. Its patented, award-winning Runecast Analyzer software, regularly lauded by virtualization experts, provides real-time, automated configuration and security compliance analysis for companies of all sizes. In 2020, Runecast was named a Gartner Cool Vendor and won Computing Magazine awards for Best Place to Work in Digital and Cloud Security Product of the Year. For more information visit