Palo Alto Networks

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 provides deep expertise, commitment to innovation, and game-changing security platform focused on bringing an end to the era of breaches by uniquely integrating Next-Generation Firewall, Advanced Endpoint Protection and Threat Intelligence Cloud. These capabilities are natively built into Palo Alto Networks platform and designed to deliver highly automated preventative measures against cyberthreats.

Company ensures superior security to legacy point technologies such as stateful inspection firewalls, UTMs, or endpoint security products. Organizations using Palo Alto Networks can confidently pursue a digital-first strategy as they implement key technology initiatives within the cloud and increasingly mobile networks, while maintaining complete visibility and control, to protect their most valued data assets and critical control systems.

Palo Alto Networks head office is located in Sunnyvale. Company was founded in 2005 by NirZuk (statefulinspection technology inventor) and a group of senior engineers of Silicon Valley’s leading campaigns in the field of network security (such as CheckPoint, Cisco, NetScreen, McAfee, JuniperNetworks).

According to Gartner research Palo Alto Networks is one of the industry leaders in terms of innovation. Palo Alto Networks customer list includes large organizations in the sphere of manufacturing, healthcare, education and financial sector.

IT Guard portfolio includes the following Palo Alto Networks solutions:

  • Next-Generation Firewalls NGFW are specialized hardware platforms, offering a full range of specially designed next-generation firewalls from platforms made for remote offices to high-speed data centers. They use single pass software architecture and specific processing methods for each function: network organization, security, threat prevention and management that provides predictable level of performance.
  • VM-Series virtual firewalls provide you secure virtual and cloud computing environments and use the same firewalls policies for perimeter and remote office.
  • Centralized administration and management system Panorama provides centralized security policies management beyond Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls. Panorama empowers you to set policy with a single security rule base, and simplifies the process of importing, duplicating or modifying rules across network.
  • Traps is an advanced endpoint protection solution that prevents advanced attacks originating from either exploits or malicious executables before any malicious activity can successfully run, regardless of software patches in place.
  • AutoFocus solution helps you to prioritize the most critical threats targeting your network, adds context, and enables you to take decisive action.