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October 24, 2017

Illumio With the "Right Stuff": Wins Innovation Award at ONUG Fall 2017

Sr. Director of Product Management

Mukesh is a seasoned product management leader with 18 years of experience in enterprise security. He drives the software strategy and roadmap for Illumio Adaptive Security Platform.

Last week, Illumio participated in the semi-annual Open Networking User Group (ONUG) Conference in New York City – another great ONUG event with no shortage of like-minded people and interesting conversations about networking, security and everything in between.

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Adaptive Security, Illumio News, Adaptive Segmentation

August 30, 2017

Notes from VMworld: The Micro-Segmentation Edition

Sr. Director of Product Management

Mukesh is a seasoned product management leader with 18 years of experience in enterprise security. He drives the software strategy and roadmap for Illumio Adaptive Security Platform.

Three days down and VMworld 2017 is still running at its peak here in Las Vegas as we head into the homestretch. Team Illumio has been busy, demoing and discussing our adaptive micro-segmentation technology at the Solutions Exchange and beyond, and I’ve covered a lot of ground (in miles and conversation). Here are a few of my observations from a series of announcements and sessions:

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Adaptive Segmentation

August 26, 2017

Getting the Most Out of VMworld: The Micro-Segmentation Edition

Sr. Director of Product Management

Mukesh is a seasoned product management leader with 18 years of experience in enterprise security. He drives the software strategy and roadmap for Illumio Adaptive Security Platform.

VMworld 2017 is here and Team Illumio has been preparing for months to make the most of the show. I wanted to share my thoughts on three topics I'll be focusing on as I attend various sessions and connect with fellow attendees, and where to go when you hit the expo floor to get the most out of the micro-segmentation conversation at the show: 

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Adaptive Segmentation

August 22, 2017

Illumination 2.0: Next-Level Visualization and Policy Creation

Sr. Director of Product Management

Mukesh is a seasoned product management leader with 18 years of experience in enterprise security. He drives the software strategy and roadmap for Illumio Adaptive Security Platform.

In 2014, Illumio pioneered real-time application dependency mapping and visibility for micro-segmentation with Illumination. When we launched the Illumio Adaptive Security Platform (ASP), we believed that organizations wouldn't be able to build segmentation policy for their brownfield applications without an application dependency map (Illumio CTO PJ Kirner expounds upon why you need a map for security in a recent blog post). From our first version through today, Illumination has provided a way for organizations to use traffic flow visibility to build micro-segmentation policy, test it, and then start moving to enforcement – application by application. 

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Adaptive Segmentation

February 5, 2016

Turn Your Firewall Administrator into Iron Man

Sr. Director of Product Management

Mukesh is a seasoned product management leader with 18 years of experience in enterprise security. He drives the software strategy and roadmap for Illumio Adaptive Security Platform.

The Networking 101 class I took 18 years ago started with the concept of static routes that were programmed by humans to connect machines. The first version of the Internet was built on static routes, but as it grew more dynamic, people quickly realized that having humans reprogram the static routes when things fail or change was not sustainable.

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Data Center Operations