Penten reveals secure phone for a new generation of war fighters

07 November 2019 | News

Australian defence cyber innovator Penten discloses its new secure application suite for a managed iPhone®, bringing modern communications tools to global defence users.

Working with global partners inside and out of government, Penten today revealed its vision for secure mobility for government users. Penten’s AltoCrypt Phone delivers a suite of secure applications to stay connected with Chat, Voice & Video, Email & Calendar on a managed iPhone®. Delivering modern tools for accessing classified information and enabling modern work practices whilst respecting doctrine, regulation and sovereignty.

“The last 10 years has seen the rapid uptake of mobile devices to support our daily lives, we are more connected than ever and more effective because of it.” said Penten CEO Matthew Wilson.

“The business of Defence is digitising and the team at Penten and its partners have been focused on ensuring that Defence is empowered with mobile tools and protections to take advantage of this digital revolution” said Wilson.

This new capability is not just about gaining advantage through improved situational awareness, informed decision making and workplace flexibility for Defence, it is also about maintaining intellectual advantage.

“The next generation of war fighters and policy makers have had a mobile device in their hands for much of their lives, mobile devices support how they work, learn and live. AltoCrypt Phone will give them the tool they need to maximise their potential in government, securely” said Wilson.

With a long pedigree in secure mobility for government, Penten and its partners are delivering modern layered security architectures, secure applications, tuned devices and networks to support world leading secure mobility capability to its global customers. Supporting them in attracting, retaining and empowering this new generation of high value knowledge workers.

To learn more, visit our stand 46C at the Military Communications and Information Systems Conference (MiLCIS) in Canberra, Australia, 12-14 November 2019.