Leading security value added distributor Wick Hill has scooped MicroScope's 'Security distributor of the year' award. The channel magazine made the announcement at the Hilton Park Lane Hotel in London at the end of last week, amongst a gathering of the channel's leading players. Established in 1976, value added distributor Wick Hill specialises in secure infrastructure solutions. The company's portfolio covers security, performance, access, services and management. Wick Hill sources and delivers best-of-breed, easy-to-use solutions through its channel partners, providing customer support, implementation, training and technical services. The company works closely with vendors and its portfolio includes solutions from leading names such as WatchGuard, Check Point, VASCO, Allot, Kaspersky, Imprivata and Utimaco. Solutions cover areas such as firewalls, VPNs, UTMs, anti-virus, anti-SPAM, intrusion prevention, encryption, authentication and traffic management. Wick Hill Ltd. is part of Wick Hill Group, based in Woking, Surrey with sister offices in Hamburg. Users of products sourced through Wick Hill include most of the Times Top 1000 companies.