Gartner recently gave Network Security Policy Management (NSPM) a benefit rating of 'high' in its most recent “Hype Cycle for Infrastructure Protection” report. What's with all the hype?
NSPM tools offer a variety of services for organizations when it comes to network security operations with firewall policy management, complex policy change workflows and compliance audits, and management of multiple firewall vendors. Since most firewalls contain thousands of rules accumulated over years of deployment, these rules are oftentimes outdated, conflicting and redundant. Such rules have the potential to slow down a network's performance, negatively impacting the business as well as its security posture.
NSPM tools solve this challenge by providing visibility and simplifying policy provisioning.
In this article, Ruvi Kitov, CEO and Co-founder of Tufin, explores the growing need for NSPM tools and how they're about to gain a lot of attention in the market. Read more in Corporate Tech Decisions.