Evolving firewalls in a world without perimeters

Provided by Cisco Systems, Inc.

Category Firewalls

Type White Paper

Length 7

Publish Date September 20 2010

Date posted May 23 2012


How have Firewalls changed since the nineties? How will they change in the future? Each year Firewalls come under more pressure to meet new levels of performance, scale, availability, and application intelligence. This research paper by Cisco and Nemertes examines the evolution of Firewalls, how they changed in recent years and issues affecting how they function, and explores future requirements needed to keep businesses safe.

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