Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFWs)
We live in an application-centric business environment and applications are intertwined with your personal and professional lives – unfortunately, along with their associated benefits come risks.
Increased use of applications, mobility, virtualization, and network security consolidation as well as the evolution of sophisticated threats has driven requirements for new features and capabilities all built into one firewall.
Implementing next-gen firewalls provides newfound levels of policy granularity and controls – however, if not deployed effectively they can increase complexity and cause more harm than good. This paper highlights essential tips to effectively implement next-generation firewalls and optimize policies so that you can enjoy the clear benefits without falling into overly complex, unmanageable and risky policy traps. Read on to learn more.