Coffee Talk: The Case for Cloud Firewalls: Why You Need One Today

Date: Wednesday, October 18th at 11am PT / 2pm ET

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Before there were personal computers there were firewalls protecting vital data transmissions and keeping malicious attackers out. When everyone was connected to the network in the office behind the firewall, it was simple enough for a hardware firewall to perform all the inspection and filtering required to protect the data, the network, and the users.

Today, everything is everywhere. Users may be in the office, or working from home, or an airport, a hotel, a conference center or literally anywhere. Servers, once located in the on-premises data center are now located in cloud data centers, usually several cloud data centers. Clearly, there’s no logical place to physically locate a hardware firewall that will keep everything, and everyone separate. Imagine deploying hardware firewalls all over your networks.

The answer is the cloud firewall, or virtual firewall. Cloud-deployed, these software-based solutions filter traffic moving between anywhere… and anywhere else, securing all data ingress, egress, and east-west traffic. Centrally managed, cloud firewalls provide highly controlled, scalable, cost-effective security.

Join Senior Resultant Howard M. Cohen and experts from Zscaler as they discuss the challenges of data and network security in a hybrid and multi-cloud environment, and why cloud firewalls are the ideal solution.

Here is the AGENDA for the Coffee Talk:

11:00 a.m. PT / 2:00 p.m. ET
The Case for Cloud Firewalls: Why You Need One Today

11:45 a.m. PT / 2:45 p.m. ET
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Our Industry Expert:

Howard M. Cohen, Sr. Resultant, The TechChannel Partners' Results Group

Howard is a 40+ year executive veteran of the Information Technology industry who today writes for and about the IT channel. He’s a frequent speaker at IT industry events that include Microsoft Inspire, Citrix Synergy/Summit, ConnectWise IT Nation, ChannelPro Forums, Cloud Partners Summit, MicroCorp One-On-One, and CompTIA ChannelCon, frequently hosts and presents webinars for many vendors and publications.

Moderated by:
John K. Waters, Editor at Large,

Our Featured Presenter:

Ameet Naik, Director of Product Marketing, Zscaler

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Duration: 1 hour

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