Palo Alto Networks Intros Prisma SASE
September 15, 2021
SASE brings together Prisma Access and Prisma SD-WAN into an
integrated cloud-delivered service with industry-leading network
security and next-generation SD-WAN to ensure that organizations
stay secure and productive while working fluidly between branch
offices and home offices, and on the road. A recognized SASE
industry leader with nearly 2,500 SASE customers, Palo Alto Networks
is introducing further innovations for Prisma SASE, including SD-WAN
with integrated 5G to accelerate SASE deployments to branch offices
and ADEM to provide an enhanced digital experience for users
regardless of location.
New SD-WAN appliance with integrated 5G (ION 1200), offering organizations the ability to deliver 5G WAN connectivity to branch networks as part of the Prisma SASE solution, including the ability to run active/active 5G WAN interfaces for carrier redundancy.
New CloudBlades integrations, including ServiceNow, Microsoft Teams and Zoom for improved hybrid work connectivity. CloudBlades is a platform that provides organizations with the ability to integrate various cloud services into the Prisma SASE solution via APIs.
Industry's only SASE-native Autonomous Digital Experience Management, introducing a new digital experience for all users and branch offices on Prisma SD-WAN (introduced earlier in 2021 to mobile users on Prisma Access) while providing visibility into cloud infrastructure performance, application performance and user traffic monitoring.
Integrated Cloud Secure Web Gateway with reimagined configuration workflows, providing very simple and easy-to-define web security rules with predefined recommendations and continuous assessments to accommodate the needs of a hybrid workforce.
are actively deploying applications across data centers, public
clouds and edge locations for workers at home, corporate or remote
locations. These highly distributed environments are driving the
need for secure connectivity. In fact, ESG research identified that
the top network priority for organizations in 2021 is to ensure a
tightly integrated network and security solution," stated Bob
Laliberte, senior analyst for ESG. "Palo Alto Networks Prisma SASE
enables organizations to fulfill that requirement by delivering a
tightly integrated and comprehensive secure access service edge
solution that combines security, networking and digital experience
management. This includes the ability to leverage active-active 5G
wireless WAN with carrier redundancy in the new ION-1200 appliance,
highlighting its role as an industry innovator."