OVERLAND PARK, Kan .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –FireMon, the leading network security policy management company that brings visibility, control, agility and automation to enterprise cloud and hybrid network infrastructure, today announced the availability of updates to the FireMon platform , helping customers more effectively manage network security policy in existing data centers while enabling secure cloud adoption. In this new release, FireMon builds on its commitment to helping customers automate heavy manual processes and eliminate misconfiguration errors that lead to unplanned downtime, compliance violations, or security exposure.
Key new features include:
- New integrations: Provides new integrations and full support for the VMware NSX-T virtualized network security platform for global hybrid storage environments and A10 Thunder and Lightning ™ Application Delivery Controller (ADC).
- Improved capabilities of the management station: A new basis for policy changes has been created for management stations and the devices connected to them. It is now possible to organize and continuously validate policy changes for pre-deployment of dependent devices (“children”) without encountering cumbersome locks triggered by global policy changes.
- Improved platform support: Extends support for Fortinet Hyperscale and FortiOS 6.2 and 6.4, verified support for PANOS 10.X from Palo Alto, normalization of URL categories for Palo Alto and Zscaler, plus over 25 additional enhancements.
“As the rates of change and complexity increase, it is more important than ever for our customers to manage policies centrally, across their heterogeneous network,” said Tim Woods, vice president of technology alliances , FireMon. “We are delighted to announce this latest version of the FireMon platform, with extended technology support from our key partners VMware, Fortinet, Palo Alto, Zscaler and A10. ”
The new version will generally be available in October 2021.
FireMon is the only agile network security policy platform for firewalls and cloud security groups providing the fastest way to streamline network security policy management, which is one of the biggest obstacles to IT and business agility. Since creating the world’s first network security policy management solution, FireMon has provided command and control of complex network security infrastructures to more than 1,700 customers in nearly 70 countries around the world. For more information visit https://www.firemon.com/.