Prisma Cloud by Palo Alto Networks is #1 ranked solution in Cloud Workload Security Solutions
, #1 ranked solution in top Microsegmentation Software tools
, #1 ranked solution in top Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) tools
, #1 ranked solution in top Cloud-Native Application Protection Platforms (CNAPP) tools
, and #2 ranked solution in Container Security Solutions
. PeerSpot users give Prisma Cloud by Palo Alto Networks an average rating of 8 out of 10.
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What is Prisma Cloud by Palo Alto Networks?
Prisma Cloud is a comprehensive cloud-native security platform (CNSP) that provides security and compliance coverage for infrastructure, applications, data, and all cloud-native technology stacks throughout the development lifecycle. Prisma Cloud safeguards cloud operations across hybrid and multi-cloud environments, all from a single, unified solution, using a combination of cloud service provider APIs and a unified agent framework.
The move to the cloud has changed all aspects of the application development lifecycle, with security being foremost among them. Security and DevOps teams face a growing number of entities to secure as organizations adopt cloud-native approaches. Constantly changing environments challenge developers to build and deploy at a rapid pace without compromising on security. Prisma Cloud by Palo Alto Networks delivers complete security and compliance coverage across the development lifecycle on any cloud environment, enabling you to develop cloud-native applications with confidence.
Prisma Cloud Features
Prisma Cloud offers comprehensive security coverage in all areas of the cloud development lifecycle:
Code security: Protect configurations, scan code before it enters production, and integrate with other tools.
Security posture management: Monitor posture, identify and remove threats, and provide compliance across public clouds.
Workload protection: Secure hosts and containers across the application lifecycle.
Network security: Gain network visibility and enforce micro segmentation.
Identity security: Enforce permissions and secure identities across clouds.
Benefits of Prisma Cloud
Unified management: All users use the same dashboards built via shared onboarding, allowing cloud security to be addressed from a single agent framework.
High-speed onboarding: Multiple cloud accounts and users are onboarded within seconds, rapidly activating integrated security capabilities.
Multiple integration options: Prisma Cloud can integrate with widely used IDE, SCM, and CI/CD workflows early in development, enabling users to identify and fix vulnerabilities and compliance issues before they enter production. Prisma Cloud supports all major workflows, automation frameworks, and third-party tools.
Reviews from Real Users
Prisma Cloud stands out among its competitors for a number of reasons. Two major ones are its integration capabilities, as well as its visibility, which makes it very easy for users to get a full picture of the cloud environment.
Alex J., an information security manager at Cobalt.io, writes, “Prisma Cloud has enabled us to take a very strong preventive approach to cloud security. One of the hardest things with cloud is getting visibility into workloads. With Prisma Cloud, you can go in and get that visibility, then set up policies to alert on risky behavior, e.g., if there are security groups or firewall ports open up. So, it is very helpful in preventing configuration errors in the cloud by having visibility. If there are issues, then you can find them and fix them.”
Luke L., a cloud security specialist for a financial services firm, writes, “You can also integrate with Amazon Managed Services. You can also get a snapshot in time, whether that's over a 24-hour period, seven days, or a month, to determine what the estate might look like at a certain point in time and generate reports from that for vulnerability management forums.”
Prisma Cloud by Palo Alto Networks was previously known as Palo Alto Networks Prisma Cloud, Prisma Public Cloud, RedLock Cloud 360, RedLock, Twistlock, Aporeto.
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Prisma Cloud by Palo Alto Networks Customers
Amgen, Genpact, Western Asset, Zipongo, Proofpoint, NerdWallet, Axfood, 21st Century Fox, Veeva Systems, Reinsurance Group of America
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