Mumbai, April 28, 2015: Enterprise security leader, Palo Alto Networks is once more a leader in its field, according to the latest “Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls.” announced by analysts Gartner.
This marks the fourth year that Palo Alto Networks has been recognized as a leader in the Magic Quadrant evaluates vendors’ vendors’ ability to execute and completeness of vision.
The enterprise network firewall market represented by this Magic Quadrant is composed primarily of purpose-built appliances for securing enterprise corporate networks. Products must be able to support single-enterprise firewall deployments and large and/or complex deployments, including branch offices, multitiered demilitarized zones (DMZs) and, increasingly, the option to include virtual versions, often within the data center. These products are accompanied by highly scalable (and granular) management and reporting consoles, and there is a range of offerings to support the network edge, the data center, branch offices and deployments within virtualized servers.
Palo Alto Networks is known mostly for its innovations in application control and for improving integrated IPS in firewalls., Gartner clients consistently rate the Palo Alto Networks App-ID and IPS higher than competitors' offerings for ease of use and quality.
Says René Bonvanie, Chief Marketing Officer, Palo Alto Networks: "We are proud to see that our next-generation firewall continues to set the bar in the industry. It is the cornerstone of our unique enterprise security platform that combines network, cloud and endpoint security capabilities to safely enable applications and deliver automated prevention against cyber attacks – known and unknown.”