Palo Alto Networks: Gartner Magic Quadrant deserved leadership in corporate firewalls category!
Palo Alto Networks is the next-generation security company leading a new era in cybersecurity by safely enabling all applications and preventing advanced threats from achieving their objectives for tens of thousands of organizations around the world. Palo Alto Networks is known mostly for its innovations in application control, for improving integrated IPS in firewalls and for introducing cloud-based malware detection to the NGFW space. The firewall product line includes 19 models, with a maximum throughput of 200 Gbps for the PA-7080, released in 2015.
Palo Alto Networks is assessed as a Leader for the fifth year mostly because of its NGFW focus and its record of delivering NGFW features ahead of competitors, and because of its consistent visibility in Gartner shortlists for advanced firewall use cases, frequently beating its competition on feature granularity and depth.