Palo Alto Networks GlobalProtect Solution Now Available for iOS on the App
Release Enables Mobility Policies That Deliver Uncompromised Security and
SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 19, 2013
SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto Networks™ (NYSE:
PANW), the network security company, today announced the immediate
availability of the GlobalProtect app for iOS, allowing enterprises to safely
enable mobile devices. Enterprises can now extend next-generation firewall
security policies to mobile users, ensuring that employees can take full
advantage of their mobile devices without compromising network security.
"By bringing GlobalProtect to one of the most popular mobile operating systems
in use today, Palo Alto Networks is helping customers ensure their mobile
device strategies incorporate network security by extending our proven safe
enablement security model to smartphone and tablet platforms," said Rene
Bonvanie, chief marketing officer at Palo Alto Networks. "Furthermore, our
partnerships with leading mobile device management vendors ensure that our
GlobalProtect iOS app works seamlessly with solutions that organizations may
already have in place."
GlobalProtect can automatically connect users to the best available
GlobalProtect gateway on a Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewall. As a
result, organizations can consistently enforce security policies based on
application, user, content and device, regardless of where the user is
located. Through the safe enablement of applications, users can access
business and productivity tools while enjoying protection from mobile threats
to the device and data.
GlobalProtect for iOS is available now for download from the App Store(SM).
Customers using a next-generation firewall to support mobile apps must have
the appropriate GlobalProtect gateway licenses.
For more information about GlobalProtect, visit
About Palo Alto Networks
Palo Alto Networks is the network security company. Its innovative platform
allows enterprises, service providers, and government entities to secure their
networks and safely enable the increasingly complex and rapidly growing number
of applications running on their networks. The core of Palo Alto Networks
platform is its Next-Generation Firewall, which delivers application, user,
and content visibility and control integrated within the firewall through its
proprietary hardware and software architecture. Palo Alto Networks products
and services can address a broad range of network security requirements, from
the data center to the network perimeter, as well as the distributed
enterprise, which includes branch offices and a growing number of mobile
devices. Palo Alto Networks products are used by more than 11,000 customers in
over 100 countries. For more information, visit www.paloaltonetworks.com.
Palo Alto Networks, "The Network Security Company," the Palo Alto Networks
Logo, App-ID, GlobalProtect, and WildFire are trademarks of Palo Alto
Networks, Inc. in the United States and in jurisdictions throughout the world.
App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. All other trademarks, trade names or
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SOURCE Palo Alto Networks
Contact: Mike Haro, Director of Corporate Communications, Palo Alto Networks,
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