The Palo Alto Networks® Cortex platform unleashes a consumption model based in software as a service, or SaaS, that allows customers to dynamically engage apps to solve a nearly boundless number of the most challenging security use cases with the best technology available. The framework extends the capabilities of the Security Operating Platform through a suite of application programming interfaces, or APIs, developers can use to connect apps with rich data, threat intelligence and enforcement points. The Cortex platform enables developers to innovate and bring their products to market more quickly while taking advantage of a customer community with a population of more than 60,000.