Providing access to best practice discussions and articles, video tutorials to accelerate skill development, and troubleshooting tips from our extensive knowledgebase is a primary goal. Members will benefit from the collective experience of our industry experts, as well as our extensive member network.


When you engage with our community, the opportunity to connect with industry peers, build a network of like-minded security professionals, and make new friends is endless.  You’ll be joining a network of over 25,000 members that will both challenge your thinking and reward your contributions.


We provide a platform that extends to fit your environment and address the challenges of today and tomorrow. Our Live Community helps you take it further with access to key technologies, including APIs/SDKs and scripts, as well as the opportunity to get help from technical experts and share your solution ideas.

The Live Community is a worldwide network of security and IT professionals using our products to transform today’s security imperatives. By enabling tens of thousands of minds to create and share their ideas for countering security challenges, we can make even greater strides together.

Now, more than ever, fast access to quickly applicable solutions is critical for addressing security threats. But, perhaps even more critical is having access to a community of smart, collaborative IT and security pros, all working together to address similar challenges. 

Engage and Connect

Communities help us draw upon our collective insight to build greater awareness and understanding of just about any topic, including technology.  Our community is passionate about building real value through collaborative, open, and innovative peer-to-peer exchanges that enable members to engage and connect.

The Palo Alto Networks Live Community Discussion Forum is a place where you can connect with your peers, ask questions, exchange ideas, and share best practices, experiences and knowledge. Join over 25,000 security and IT professionals – register today.


What is a denial of service attack (DoS) ?

A Denial-of-Service (DoS) attack is an attack meant to shut down a machine or network, making it inaccessible to its intended users by flooding it with traffic.
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Product Summary Specsheet

Key features, performance capacities and specifications for all Palo Alto Networks firewalls.
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What is an Intrusion Prevention System?

An Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) is a network security prevention technology that examines network traffic flow to detect and prevent vulnerability exploits
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What is a Zero Trust Architecture?

Businesses who want to prevent the exfiltration of sensitive data and improve their defense against modern cyber threats can consider a Zero Trust architecture.
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PA-5200 Series Datasheet

Palo Alto Networks® PA-5200 Series of next-generation firewall appliances is comprised of the PA-5280, PA-5260, PA-5250 and PA-5220.
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What is Cybersecurity?

Cybersecurity refers to the preventative techniques used to protect the integrity of networks, programs and data from attack, damage, or unauthorized access.
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