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For FireMon, the Channel Is as Important as Ever

It’s always exciting to hear that FireMon’s Ignite Partner Program is recognized from outside industry experts. In building an award winning program, the FireMon team and I have had many starts and stops along the way to success. Last year, about 20% of the total [...]

By |April 20th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Security Analytics Taxonomy

There’s a lot of buzz about, and interest in, security analytics. Security teams and vendors are exploring anything and everything that will accelerate threat detection and remediation, and ‘analytics’ intuitively feels like something organizations should be doing more. With the average breach taking 200+ days [...]

By |February 9th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

10 Firewall Management Resolutions for the New Year

It’s the start of a new year, and the resolution talk is everywhere. Getting into shape – physically or maybe financially – usually lands at the top of people's lists. But you may want to look at getting your firewalls into shape as well. If [...]

Combating Firewall Complexity – Four Things You Need

Firewalls continue to play an important role in network security; however, firewall infrastructure has grown more and more complex, adding significant costs and increasing risk. According to FireMon’s 2015 State of the Firewall Report, 95% of surveyed security professionals indicated that firewalls remain as critical [...]

By |December 10th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Firewall Policy Compliance – Continuous Monitoring

Nearly every organization faces significant IT security compliance demands regardless of industry, with the goal of ensuring that mandated controls are always in place and that assessments are being performed with proscribed regularity. In addition to being a security best practice, continuous monitoring is one [...]

The Best of Firewall Management – Exporting Rules & Objects

In this series, FireMon leadership shares their favorite features of the latest release of our firewall management solution, Security Manager. Click Here to subscribe to the blog. Sometimes it’s the little things that make the biggest difference. One of the simplest but most requested features [...]

The Best of Firewall Management – Removing Unused Rules

In this series, FireMon leadership shares their favorite features of the latest release of our firewall management solution, Security Manager. Click Here to subscribe to the blog. Rule Usage analysis to identify unused rules is a core feature first invented by FireMon and now central [...]

The Best of Firewall Management – Enabling “Smart Firewalls”

In this series, FireMon leadership shares their favorite features of the latest release of our firewall management solution, Security Manager. Click Here to subscribe to the blog. “Smart Cities” are growing in popularity with their ability to monitor traffic behavior and resource usage and adapt [...]

The Best of Firewall Management – TFA for Applications

In this series, FireMon leadership shares their favorite features of the latest release of our device and policy management solution, Security Manager. Click Here to subscribe to the blog. Jody Brazil, co-founder and chief product strategist, has overseen development of our flagship product since the [...]

The Best of Firewall Management – Omni Search

In this series, FireMon leadership shares their favorite features of the latest release of our device and policy management solution, Security Manager. Click Here to subscribe to the blog. Jody Brazil, co-founder and chief product strategist, has overseen development of our flagship product since the [...]