Business Management

5 Critical Mistakes When Evaluating a Next-Generation Firewall

Provided by Palo Alto Networks

Category Business Management

Type White Paper

Publish Date August 22 2018


The firewall is the foundation of enterprise security strategies, protecting your network against advanced threats whilst maximizing your organization’s uptime and performance. However, not all firewalls were created equal and the solution that works best for your competitor might not be the best at meeting your business’ unique security requirements. This white paper outlines five mistakes your organization might be making when choosing a next-generation firewall to help ensure you invest in the best solution for your business.

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