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Palo Alto Networks and Deloitte Deepen Strategic Alliance

Palo Alto Networks
Palo Alto Networks and Deloitte announced today the advancement of their existing strategic partnership to provide managed security services to their shared U.S. clients, making Palo Alto Networks' leading cybersecurity technology portfolio accessible in Deloitte's outcome-based, managed offerings.

Many businesses are turning to managed security service providers (MSSPs) and managed detection and response (MDR) providers to run and elevate high-impact cyber defensive capabilities employing modern technologies that assist in handling continually developing cyberthreats.

"Our customers are asking for managed secure access service edge (SASE), cloud, and threat detection and response capabilities. By offering our innovative security solutions portfolio as a managed service through Deloitte, we're providing newly extended support to customers who want their cyber programs to truly enable their critical business initiatives."

Prem Iyer, vice president, Global Systems Integrator Ecosystems for Palo Alto Networks

Kieran Norton, Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory infrastructure solution leader and principal, Deloitte & Touche LLP said that "We're advising our clients every day on how cybersecurity can help empower their strategic business priorities but building it all in-house can be challenging and costly. Together with Palo Alto Networks, we are able to advise, equip and operate security capabilities for organizations as they work to manage cyber threats with agility and resilience."

Deloitte Cyber and Palo Alto Networks first announced their strategic alliance in July 2021, with the goal of providing comprehensive cybersecurity solutions to shared customers. Managed services will feature expanded solutions such as:
  • Deloitte and Palo Alto Networks help companies move to a Zero Trust framework by combining cyber technology platforms and professional services.
  • Deloitte's Cloud Security solution includes the industry's most complete Cloud Native Security Platform, Palo Alto Networks Prisma® Cloud, and Cortex XSOAR.
  • Palo Alto Networks' Prisma Cloud and Prisma Cloud Compute are part of Deloitte's OpenCloud, which is the management plane for Deloitte's Cloud Management Platform.
  • Presently, 5G-native security from Deloitte and Palo Alto Networks includes 5G security blueprints, data, control, and cellular signaling domain integration, and network protection.

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