The Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD), the nation's largest community college district, serves one-quarter million students a year in more than 36 cities in Los Angeles County. “More and faster access to information is critical to students and faculty, but it creates new challenges for traditional IT thought. Palo Alto Networks empowers our users to consume all the information they want from any client, but prevents infections. That’s revolutionary.”
ThedaCare is a community health system providing a wide range of health services to residents of central Wisconsin. "Our old security infrastructure didn't allow us to break down traffic on our network. Palo Alto Networks helps us see exactly how our network bandwidth is being used and ensure that applications are safely enabled for business purposes."
Summa Health System is one of the largest organized delivery systems in Ohio. Encompassing a network of hospitals, community health centers, a health plan, a physician-hospital organization, an entrepreneurial entity, research and a foundation. "In one Palo Alto Networks firewall we got intrusion prevention, malware protection, content filtering and the visibility to block risky network activities and patch vulnerabilities. Instead of 15 different pieces of software and servers, we only have to manage two devices."
The Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center is one of the country's leading academic medical centers. "Palo Alto Networks allow us to define and enforce appropriate user policies so that the business of the hospital always comes first, risk is minimized and our medical professionals retain maximum flexibility."
This is a leading provider of telecommunications equipment to carriers and enterprises worldwide.
"We view the future as moving [from our current firewall] to application awareness. Applications are the target for next generation threats. We have to understand the networks, threats, and applications, especially in a Web 2.0 / cloud environment."
Being a high profile government organization, this multinational Defense Agency needed to ensure a secondary layer of defense for its network at the edge, and for both its restricted and secure networks. Serving up to 10,000 users, its current solution was costly and was not from a preferred country of origin. This Case Study available in Japanese and German.
As one of the largest, this U.S. Agency serves over 400,000 users with a large external user base, numerous outlying facilities globally and operates on a budget of over $100 billion. Originally looking to refresh their URL filtering, they quickly discovered much more security for their dollar, and ultimately scaled with our firewall and IPS/IDS solution. This Case Study available in Japanese and German.
As one of the premier government research and development (R&D) organizations for national security in the world, this organization needed to secure some of the country’s most sensitive weapons information. With over 5,000 employees and a relatively small real estate footprint, they were convinced that they could consolidate their multi-vendor approach into a singular next-generation cyber security platform. Given its mission, the importance of the information to be secured could not be underestimated. Palo Alto Networks was a natural fit. This Case Study available in Japanese and German.
Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) Limited is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong Stock Exchange listed Orient Overseas (International) Ltd. Headquartered in Hong Kong, OOCL is one of the world's largest integrated international container transportation and logistics companies, linking over 60 countries including Asia, Europe, North America, the Mediterranean, the Indian sub-continent, the Middle East and Australia/New Zealand. "Our success in global infrastructure depends on our ability to provide instant access to critical business information for employees regardless of where they are located and what device they are using to access the network. With the Palo Alto Networks solution, we are now able to provide a consistent, controlled and secure network connection for everyone."
Palo Alto Networks has rolled out an extensive product expansion aimed at beefing up security in both virtualized and physical enterprise networks. Described as "the largest rollout" in the history of the company, the announcement includes four new products and more than 60 new features to existing products.