Gone are the days when perimeter security or traditional segmentation were all you needed to keep your crown jewels safe. As the speed of work and cloud integration increases, traditional security models no longer suffice. Instant visualization of your security posture with context is key. A software-defined segmentation will get you where you need to be in a faster, easier and in a more cost-effective manner. Moreover, it replaces other disparate, time-intensive segmentation methodologies with a single method that works across all environments seamlessly.
That’s where Guardicore Centra comes in.
It’s a no-brainer that we think our micro-segmentation solution is pretty awesome. What has been more exciting to see, is the enthusiasm with which analysts and customers have embraced our solution as well. In fact, SANS analyst Dave Shackleford recently ran Guardicore Centra through its paces, testing the product across a wide variety of environments. After pummeling it with attack scenarios and trying out all its features, he uncovered some interesting insights.
Guardicore Centra is Comprehensive
Guardicore Centra replaces multiple, arduous security methods with a single agnostic approach. Attempting to find a separate solution for each new platform, infrastructure, operating system, etc. – and every legacy one as well – doesn’t work. Instead, Guardicore provides visibility and a single point of management across it all, supplying a context-rich, unified view from a single pane of glass.
“Guardicore provides assurances that we are locking down the environment properly while validating that Azure is doing its job in a very efficient and effective way.”
~Michael Lamberg, Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer with Openlink
- Software company
MAIN USE CASES
- Software-Defined Segmentation
- Visualization of application dependencies and entire enterprise environment
- Secure hybrid cloud adoption
- Accelerate troubleshooting, threat detection and response
- Threat detection and response
Guardicore Centra is Simple and Easy to Use
Many companies using traditional security methods have found it difficult to implement zero trust, particularly because it is challenging to view and map assets, their behaviors, and their local components. And of course, if you can’t do that, you can’t create logical policies – and therefore, you can’t create effective segmentation rules.
Guardicore Centra makes micro-segmentation simple. With unparalleled flexibility and visibility – real-time and historical – you can quickly and easily visualize your entire environment. Centra offers a wide variety of unique views per use case/user role and intuitive policies so you can implement ring-fencing, internal micro-segmentation, and more.
- Utility Company
MAIN USE CASES
- Centralized policy management for SCADA and other assets
- Updated outdated and inefficient third-party access controls
- Streamlined compliance for regulations and consistent audit management
- Required only ½ full-time equivalent to run the solution
- Fully segmented within a few weeks
With Centra, You Can Work At the Speed of Business
Imagine if you could visualize your infrastructure, create policies, and update those policies as needed in weeks, not months or years. With Guardicore, you can! That’s the beauty of not requiring underlying network or infrastructure changes. It’s a real game-changer.
- International bank
MAIN USE CASES
- Superior visibility
- Flexible, fast labeling – no IP address or VLAN changes needed
- Mapping and segmenting more than 10,000 servers
- 10x acceleration of compliance
- Zero downtime
- Significant cost and risk reduction
Beyond Segmentation: Breach Detection, Response Capabilities
Many businesses start using Guardicore Centra for its segmentation capabilities. That said, they often discover soon thereafter that we offer a variety of additional invaluable capabilities that enable them to discover the origin of breaches and respond in hours instead of weeks.
For example, we support such features as:
- Dynamic detection and response capabilities
- Reputation and monitoring services
- Threat and intelligence data
“Guardicore enables us to enhance our overall data center security strategy and help our IT security team to avoid today’s advanced threats.”
~ Marino Aguiar, CIO, Santander Brasil
Learn More About SANS and Guardicore Micro-Segmentation Today
Ready to learn more? Watch the webinar featuring SANS’ analyst Dave Shackleton and our own Dave Klein to find out the detailed SANS analysis and review, or download the Guardicore Centra review paper today.