Illumio Blog
March 9, 2018

Illumio Integrates with Splunk to Improve Security Operations Response Time

Head of Product Marketing

Chris helps customers understand benefits of and connect with Illumio solutions. He heads up the product marketing and technical marketing teams at Illumio.

Illumio adaptive micro-segmentation technology is quickly becoming a foundational part of the security stack and an essential tool to protect applications running in data center and cloud environments. As we see customers roll out the Illumio Adaptive Security Platform (ASP) to protect more parts of their application environments, we also see them extend Illumio to more teams across their organization  like the Security Operations Center (SOC) teams who rely on tools like security information and event management (SIEM) to monitor environments for alerts and anomalies.

Illumio's integration with Splunk gives SOC teams the ability to quickly identify potentially compromised workloads and enables Illumio administrators to be able to monitor the health of the Illumio solution.

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Adaptive Security, Adaptive Segmentation, Security

January 18, 2018

Illumio Insights Podcast - Episode 5: Comparing Firewall GPOs and Illumio Policies

Head of Product Marketing

Chris helps customers understand benefits of and connect with Illumio solutions. He heads up the product marketing and technical marketing teams at Illumio.

I know what you’re thinking...I can do what I need to do with Firewall GPOs and I’ve been doing it for years. While that might be true, have you considered how difficult it can be to build GPOs for custom apps? What about the time it takes to push a change out across your environment? And if you’re like most shops out there, you probably have a mix of some Windows and some Linux where no GPO can go.

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Adaptive Security, micro-segmentation

January 5, 2018

Illumio Insights Podcast - Episode 4: Advanced Windows Firewall or Windows Filtering Platform

Head of Product Marketing

Chris helps customers understand benefits of and connect with Illumio solutions. He heads up the product marketing and technical marketing teams at Illumio.

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between the Advanced Windows Firewall and Windows Filtering Platform (WFP)? Or maybe you’re like most people and have never even thought of WFP. In the fourth episode of our podcast series on Illumio in the world of Microsoft, we answer that question and discuss why one is better than the other for micro-segmentation.

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Adaptive Security, micro-segmentation

December 22, 2017

This Week in Cybersecurity

Former Head of Cybersecurity Strategy

Heading into the holidays, you might expect the world of cybersecurity to slow down as people turn to mistletoe and family dinners, but it's doing just the opposite. This week we had government attribution for WannaCry, a new report on the future of cybersecurity in Asia, and more passwords you probably shouldn't be using...

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Adaptive Security, Illumio News

December 21, 2017

2018 Predictions: Customers Demand Outcomes to End Balkanization of Security Practices

Former Chief Commercial Officer

This article was originally published on SecurityWeek.com.


"It’s much more pleasant to be obsessed over how the hero gets out of his predicament than it is over how I get out of mine."

— Woody Allen

 

Today, security is kind of an artisanal industry. With a total addressable market north of $85 billion per year – and not one player above 5 percent – it is a chaotic industry of niches: Endpoint, AV, Cloud, Network/Infrastructure, Application, Compliance, and the list goes on and on.
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Cloud Computing, Adaptive Security, Data Center Operations