FireMon, provider of proactive security intelligence solutions, announced expansion of its global sales and support operations to India, capitalizing on growing demand among its worldwide customer base. Through establishment of local sales and support operations in New Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru, FireMon has aggressively ramped up efforts to serve the needs of India-based organizations, as well as international customers doing business in this highly strategic market.FireMon solutions reduce the cost of security management, operations and compliance by helping organizations identify, correct and ultimately avoid gaps in their existing network security infrastructure. Targeting organizations in the Financial, Health, Retail, Government and Technology industry verticals, among many others, FireMon solutions are currently deployed in 200 Fortune 500 companies worldwide, including 26 Fortune 100 organizations.
The FireMon Proactive Security Intelligence Platform empowers security decision makers with key management and operations data to reduce risk and ensure network access enforcement. The flagship FireMon Security Manager platform provides a highly scalable framework for continuous network security monitoring, enabling today’s practitioners to make more informed decisions and speed response to changing business requirements.
“Today’s enterprise network environments that enlist a complex combination of security management processes and technologies. Understanding the current alignment of network defences is a significant challenge throughout every industry,” said Gagandeep Singh, Regional Sales Manager, India & SAARC, FireMon, “Our solutions allow network security officials to ensure that existing security infrastructure is implemented in the most optimal and secure way. The goal is to help organizations understand their overall risk and security posture and continuously maintain healthy security environments.”
FireMon Suite of Proactive Security Management Solutions
Driven by the increasing complexity and rapid change of network access policies – and heightened by the constant threat of breach incidents – today’s enterprise practitioners face significant challenges in retaining visibility into network security enforcement. Factors including large, multivendor environments, platform migrations and adoption of next-generation firewall (NGFW) infrastructure, along with related standards compliance requirements, increase the difficulty of related management processes.The FireMon solutions provide organizations with continuous, in-depth visibility into and tighter control over network security infrastructure. The core FireMon Security Intelligence Platform consists of:
·FireMon Security Manager – monitoring firewalls, routers and load balancers to provide real-time visibility into complexity and change, enabling cleanup of hidden, shadowed, redundant and outdated rules, including compliance assessment
·FireMon Policy Planner – a flexible, web-based workflow solution for firewall-specific change requests, including proactive what-if impact assessment, to speed up and improve the accuracy of ongoing policy modifications
·FireMon Policy Optimizer – providing a single-pane, automated workflow for ongoing review, recertification and removal of existing firewall rules to validate compliance and eliminate unseen gaps in defence“FireMon believes that better security can be achieved through better management of the security devices and processes deployed across large organizations,” said Gagandeep Singh, Regional Sales Manager, India & SAARC, FireMon, “Through the FireMon suite, we provide the in-depth intelligence and automated workflow that today’s network security practitioners need to make more effective, informed decisions, improving their critical defences while optimizing use of related resources.”