Palo Alto Networks Named a Leader in Frost & Sullivan’s First Cloud-Native Application Protection Platforms Report


Prisma Cloud is known for remarkable growth, continuous innovation and complete code-to-cloud security

SANTA CLARA, California., November 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Palo Alto Networks (NASDAQ: PANW), the global leader in cybersecurity, announced today that its flagship cloud security platform, Prisma® Cloud, has been recognized as a leader in the first Frost Radar™: Cloud-native Application Protection Platforms (CNAPP), 2022. According to Frost & Sullivan, “Palo Alto Networks is one of the first vendors in the market to be able to offer a full-stack CNAPP platform that provides all aspects of security for cloud-native applications.” The appointment to a leader in the Frostradar report continues the industry’s recognition of Prisma Cloud, which includes:

With 69% of organizations hosting more than half of their workloads in the cloud, this report comes at a crucial time for organizations considering security solutions. As the industry’s only complete code-to-cloud CNAPP, Prisma Cloud provides continuous visibility and threat prevention throughout the application lifecycle. Trusted by more than 1,900 customers worldwide, Prisma Cloud secures over 1.5 billion cloud assets, protects over 2.5 million workloads and processes over 2 billion events daily.

“It is an honor to be recognized as a leader in the industry’s first comprehensive global assessment of the CNAPP market,” he said Ankur Shah, Senior Vice President, Prisma Cloud, Palo Alto Networks. “Multiple point solutions deployed side-by-side are no longer an effective approach to securing cloud applications. As organizations increasingly move to the cloud, they need a unified approach that can cover every phase of the application lifecycle. Continuously anticipating our customers’ needs has enabled us to create an award-winning cloud security platform designed to support any organization, regardless of where they are in their cloud journey.”

According to the report: “Prisma Cloud is one of the most comprehensive and marketable CNAPP platforms, providing complete security stack protection for cloud environments including DevOps security, infrastructure as code (IaC), serverless security, cloud security posture management (CSPM ), Cloud Workload Protection Platform (CWPP), Cloud Infrastructure Entitlement Management (CIEM), and Cloud Network Security and Segmentation (CNWS).” Additionally, Frost & Sullivan expects Palo Alto Networks to become “the largest CNAPP -provider in terms of sales will”.

“As a leading CNAPP provider, Palo Alto Networks Prisma Cloud equips enterprises with the capabilities to secure the entire application lifecycle from code to cloud,” he said Anh Tien Vu, Industry Leader, Cybersecurity, at Frost & Sullivan. “Enterprises would do well to adopt Prisma Cloud because the comprehensive platform provides comprehensive visibility and continuous threat prevention to combat the increasing cloud attacks.”

Prisma Cloud was among 14 other vendors Frost & Sullivan evaluated for their ability to protect cloud-native applications throughout the application development lifecycle. The report measures both vendor growth and innovation.

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Additional Resources

  • Register for the Palo Alto Networks Ignite 2022 User Conference here.
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