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Q&A: Is It More Secure to Use Firewalls From Two Different Vendors?

by Greg Young  |  November 4, 2010  |  Comments Off on Q&A: Is It More Secure to Use Firewalls From Two Different Vendors?

For our clients, we have an updated research piece on using more than one brand of firewall, including virtual network firewalls.

This has been a continuing topic of inquiry, especially of late as DMZ designs are being refreshed to accommodate virtualization, changes in the data center, and especially as part of a mergers/acquisition.

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Greg Young
Research VP
6 years at Gartner
22 years IT security

Greg Young is a research vice president in Gartner and the lead analyst for network security. Mr. Young has experience in IT security in product companies, and in both the private and public sectors. He spent his military career in technology security… Read Full Bio




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