Understanding Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Parameters for Next Generation Threat Prevention
By Lippis Enterprises
At the top of every IT organization’s objectives are drives to move faster, contribute to business growth, operate more cost effectively and most of all, do it all securely. Traditional IT deployment approaches are no longer cutting it. With disruptive technologies like Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Open Networking promising faster and more efficient deployments, Chief Information Officers (CIOs) are reevaluating their security options. One of those options is to deploy an automated security infrastructure that consolidates and integrates multiple security appliances, such as firewalls, IPS, antivirus, Anti-Bot, web security, sandboxing, etc., into a single integrated security fabric extending across the enterprise. We detail the cost of such a security fabric here for your consideration.