Cybersecurity technology: Everything is transforming and in play
Oct 6, 2017
Network security is moving to a software-defined and cloudy model. Remember five to seven years ago when everyone was gaga over next-generation firewalls? Well, in my humble opinion, next-generation firewalls are now a legacy technology. Micro-segmentation software from vendors such as Edgewise, Illumio, vArmour, and VMware has elbowed aside physical firewalls for protecting the confidentiality and integrity of east/west traffic, especially in hybrid cloud environments.