Palo Alto Networks VM-Series Benefits

Christian Amaya
Support Engineer & IT Professional at SISAP
When talking about the VM or the virtual firewall, it is mostly about the sessioncapacities that it can handle. In the early version of the firewall, the session or traffic that it could inspect was low. In quite a few releases, they have improved a lot. They started with the physical firewall, therefore it is almost virtually the same firewall with the same features, only that it is a virtual one. The main improvements that they have made are surrounding the processing capacity for the virtual machines. View full review »
Technical Lead Infrastructure at a healthcare company with 201-500 employees
We now have a lot more details about what our users are doing on the network. Whereas before, we did not know certain things they were accessing, websites they were going to, and what vulnerabilities were potentially being introduced into our network. Now, we have a very good understanding of what is actually traversing our network, what is coming in, and what is going out. View full review »
Pradeep Kurra
Cloud Practice Engineer at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
We have big team which can support Palo Alto on-premise. We have engineers which are familiar with Palo Alto products. Our customers are perfectly suited for our use case. They wanted to get onto AWS or be on the hybrid cloud. They want to keep the technology consistent across the board. Therefore, Palo Alto makes sure that they are a leader in this space. We are able to support them, and customers can take advantage of using these products, both on-premise and cloud. View full review »
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Rene Ortega
System Engineer at a tech consulting company with 501-1,000 employees
I am an integrator. Palo Alto Networks has improved my position in the cyber security market here in Paraguay. It is easy to sell. Basically, I just need to implement the demo and the program starts itself. So, it has improved our position in this market. It is a program with very strong performance in an excellent position along with quality data sharing. Overall, it has improved our width. My clients have a group who will be on the security scheme. They now know the details about their network traffic that they did not know before: Applications that they are using and some application they did not know they were using. It has improved the retail control of their traffic and the users on their network. View full review »
Sachin Sheth
Director of Cloud Security at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
* It provides better protection. * There is seamless integration. * It provides complete security posture from end-to-end. This has given us better visibility into what our security aspects are. View full review »
System Administrator at DeepMap
It gives us the ease that we are secure. We have set up the proper things that help make our data safe. This is the biggest benefit. View full review »
Dan Rabinowitz
Director of Infrastructure at Arcadia
It is nice to have a rock solid security platform that we can count on. View full review »
Pavan Tipirneni
Solution Architect at JM Family Enterprises
We use it mostly for the firewall and its ability to work in AWS. That is why we like it. View full review »
Michael Robtoy
Infrastructure Team Lead at a financial services firm with 201-500 employees
App-ID and User-ID have repeatedly shown value in securing business critical systems. View full review »
Luis Henriquez
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Solution Architect at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Embedding it into my application development lifecycle prevents data loss and business disruption, allowing the adoption to operate at the speed of my AWS Cloud. View full review »
Adao Costa
Managing Partner with 11-50 employees
We have reduced the number of configuration lines by 90%. We need fewer number of admins right now because of it. View full review »
Director at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
It allows us to see all our traffic to properly secure it and only allow what is needed through the firewall. View full review »
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