Forcepoint FlexEdge Secure SD-WAN GA
June 10, 2022
previewed a new security insights visualization tool, code-named
Forcepoint ‘Symphony’, and new Forcepoint FlexEdge family of Secure
Forcepoint’s ‘Symphony’ offers at-a-glance, interactive insights that
help C-level and security professionals better leverage security
investments to move the business forward. It enables users to quickly
visualize and quantify financial value of security efficacy delivered by
Forcepoint’s products across key performance indicators such as
adoption, data and threat protection, policy violations, performance,
and risk. The new Forcepoint FlexEdge Secure SD-WAN series integrates
application-centric SD-WAN with the company's proven network security
and threat protection technologies to simplify connectivity and network
security for branch offices and remote sites of all sizes.
“Simplifying security is the driving philosophy of our product and
platform strategy,” said Manny Rivelo, CEO of Forcepoint. “For too long,
CISOs and executive leaders have had a real blind spot when it came to
understanding the efficacy and value of their security investments.
Forcepoint ‘Symphony’ analyzes performance across our platform to
uncover actionable insights for leaders to more efficiently operate
their business the way they want with a clear view on the money saved by
stopping breaches or policy violations. In addition, our FlexEdge Secure
SD-WAN delivers on our vision of using SASE solutions to help businesses
and government agencies save on costs and migrate to modern, cloud-based
environments for their applications, data, sites, and people.”
'Symphony’ Enterprise-wide Security Insights
Forcepoint’s ‘Symphony’ technology preview at RSAC 2022 is designed to
provide interactive insights into security technology performance,
giving organizational leaders unified visibility over every Forcepoint
cloud, web, SD-WAN, network, and data security technology in use
throughout the organization.
Executives can identify in real-time patterns of threats and breaches
and customize the ‘Symphony’ dashboard to show only the insights that
apply to their line of business. They can set economic value indicators
and immediately calculate the savings from stopping data theft and
cyberattacks, arming themselves with the ability to quantify the ROI of
their security investments. The integration of advanced at-a-glance
intelligence eliminates the need for complex SIEM integrations and gives
teams more confidence in the efficacy of their security deployments.
FlexEdge Secure SD-WAN provides seamless control and protection for
For many distributed organizations, migrating to cloud-based
applications and data provides an opportunity to modernize how their
branch offices and remote sites connect systems and people to the
resources they need. Forcepoint is simplifying branch networking and
security with its new FlexEdge Secure SD-WAN series.
enables connectivity for remote sites of all sizes to be seamlessly
managed from a single set of policies in a centralized console. It
enables distributed enterprises and governments to use private MPLS,
local internet broadband and mobile links together to automatically use
the right links for the right applications. It also builds in
cutting-edge intrusion protection that is depended upon by businesses
and government agencies around the world to keep advanced threats out
and protect automated line-of-business communications such as traffic
from point-of-sale terminals or IoT devices back to internal systems.
In addition, Forcepoint is tightly integrating the FlexEdge solution
with its Security Service Edge (SSE) cloud platform, Forcepoint ONE, to
protect people working at remote sites as they use web, cloud, and
private applications. The ZTNA capabilities in Forcepoint ONE enable
FlexEdge Secure SD-WAN appliances to be managed from anywhere,
delivering one of the first single-vendor Secure Access Server Edge
(SASE) solutions in the industry. In addition, Forcepoint will be
incorporating the networking components of FlexEdge onto the Forcepoint
ONE platform to provide a true, cloud-native, all-in-one SASE solution.
Forcepoint’s FlexEdge Secure SD-WAN is available immediately in the
Americas through Forcepoint’s international network of resellers.
Integration with the Forcepoint ONE SSE platform is planned for later