Comcast Business has announced a partnership with Palo Alto Networks to deploy advanced security solutions that span office, remote, and cloud environments. The agreement is intended to help midsize and enterprise customers ensure performance and speed while reducing complexity.
Comcast Business brings to the table its ActiveCore SDN managed service, while Palo Alto Networks provides its Prisma Access cloud-delivered security platform which includes firewall-as-a-service, secure web gateway, zero-trust network access, and cloud access security broker.
“Organizations are seeking integrated security and network management solutions focused on protecting their remote workers, cloud, and on-premises systems,” said Bob Victor, Senior Vice President, Comcast Business. “This strategic collaboration will drive increased cybersecurity innovation for our customers. We’re thrilled to work with Palo Alto Networks and look forward to the nationwide launch of these new products.”
“More than ever, today’s workforce connects through the cloud,” said Don Jones, Senior Vice President, Ecosystems, Palo Alto Networks. “Bringing together Comcast Business’s award-winning network platform with Prisma Access, the industry’s most complete cloud-delivered security platform will help businesses large and small secure the users, applications and data that are now everywhere, without compromising on speed or performance.”
The partnership brings together networking and cloud-delivered security solutions to midsize and enterprise customers.