Sunday 29, May 2016

Dubai – MENA Herald: Palo Alto Networks® (NYSE: PANW), the next-generation security company, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner Inc. in the “Leaders” quadrant of the May 25, 2016 “Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls” for the fifth consecutive year.

According to the report, “As the first line of defense between external threats and enterprise networks, firewalls need to continually evolve to maintain effectiveness, responding to the continuing evolution in threats as well as changes in enterprise network speed and complexity.”

The Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls1 evaluates vendors’ ability to execute and completeness of vision.

“We’re proud to be recognized for the fifth consecutive year as a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls. Our prevention-oriented approach to cybersecurity is anchored by our next-generation firewall; it is the cornerstone of our Next-Generation Security Platform, combining network, cloud and endpoint security capabilities to safely enable applications and prevent successful cyber breaches. We’re thrilled that Gartner continues to recognize both our ability to execute and completeness of vision in this area.”
– René Bonvanie, CMO, Palo Alto Networks

Over 31,000 customers in 140 countries have chosen Palo Alto Networks because of our deep expertise, unwavering commitment to innovation and breach prevention-oriented next-generation platform.