Datacenter Security: How to Balance Business Agility with Great Protection
With rise of applications, datacenters are rapidly evolving and so are the security threats. IDC shares the approach to securing data center and how Cisco closely aligns with it.
It’s 9am. Do you know where your data is?
‘Data center anywhere’ requires security everywhere - Bobby Guhasarkar, January 29, 2019 It’s 9am. Do you know where your data is? If you’re like most businesses today, it’s everywhere....
Customers Seek Threat Protection Across WAN, Access and Data Center
With WannaCry barely in the rearview mirror, a new generation of threats are proliferating on a global scale at even faster rates.
Branch Direct Internet Access: is your branch office secure?
With the recent launch of FirePower Threat Defense on Cisco 4000 Series Integrated Services Routers, I would like to spend some time talking about enterprise branch security and...
Threat-Centric Security for Service Providers
Security has never been more critical for service providers. As Sanjeev Mervana said in his recent blog: Security has become a service provider imperative. it is a key enabler for open and programmable networks that enhances business agility and profitability. With secure networks, emerging video, wireless mobility, Internet of Everything (IoE) and cloud services can […]
Sourcefire in Our Data Center – The First Inline Production Deployment at Cisco
In October, we were delighted to announce the completion of our acquisition of Sourcefire. With Sourcefire on board, Cisco provides one of the industry’s most comprehensive advanced threat protection portfolios, as well as a broad set of enforcement and remediation options that are integrated, pervasive, continuous, and open. Within three weeks of the acquisition closing, we completed the first deployment into a highly secure data center and we are quite impressed with the results, to say the least! Within the first hour, we began seeing some interesting things from our network. The implementation was already giving us insights into our data center that we never had before!