Deliver academic freedom while preventing successful cyberattacks

Quickly deploy scalable and secure remote access

To help North American educational institutions transition to remote learning and work, Palo Alto Networks and Internet2 recently announced a pre-evaluation agreement for Prisma Access Secure Access Service Edge (SASE). Available materials include a webinar recording, presentation slides, and an Introduction to SASE e-book.


Prevent cyberattacks that impact operations and reputations

Stop ransomware

Gain insight and best practices from peers and industry experts on how to design and implement a modern ransomware strategy.

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Eliminate encryption bottlenecks

Maintain performance, privacy and security by selectively inspecting encrypted traffic for cybersecurity threats in-line.

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Data protection in action

Learn how Manchester University safeguards the data of 40,000 students, 12,000 staff, and cutting-edge research using Palo Alto Networks.


Safeguard sensitive student and faculty information

Explore a security framework that protects student and staff data and IP, improves uptime and availability, and prepares your institution to meet emerging technological challenges while reducing security threats.

Optimize security operations

Boost your cybersecurity curriculum

Equip your students with the skills and knowledge they’ll need to protect our digital way of life and prepare for the many unfilled jobs in cybersecurity. Palo Alto Networks Cybersecurity Academy offers accredited academic institutions free courseware, hands-on labs, faculty training, ongoing support and certification discounts.

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