The PAN-OS software now includes a native SD-WAN subscription to provide intelligent and dynamic path selection on top of the industry-leading security that PAN-OS software already delivers. Key features of the SD-WAN implementation include centralized configuration management, automatic VPN topology creation, traffic distribution, monitoring, and troubleshooting.
The Panorama management server provides a single location from which you can have centralized policy and firewall management which increases operational efficiency in managing and maintaining a distributed network of firewalls
Deploy a new Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewall, including how to integrate the firewall into your network, register the firewall, activate licenses and subscriptions, and configure policy and threat prevention features. After you perform the basic configuration steps, you can use the rest of the topics in this guide to help you deploy the comprehensive security operating platform features as necessary to address your network security needs and prevent successful cyberattacks.
With this release, Palo Alto Networks introduces a machine learning enabled next-generation firewall with proactive capabilities for inline and phishing prevention, integrated IoT Security to detect and protect IoT devices that cannot run endpoint security, telemetry data collection for security policy optimization, identification and quarantine of compromised devices, and more.