Technology: In partnership with Zscaler, the service aims to strengthen the security systems of companies based on the “Zero Trust” approach.


Charlie osborne

Wednesday 25 August 2021

IBM announced a new solution, “Secure Access Service Edge” (SASE), designed to encourage the Zero Trust approach to enterprise security.

On Wednesday, the tech giant said the new service, IBM Security Services for SASE, will build on technology provided through a partnership with cybersecurity firm Zscaler, announced in May.

It was “designed to help accelerate organizations’ adoption of cloud-delivered security at the edge, closer to the users and devices that access corporate resources,” according to IBM, as well as to promote network access without trust (ZTNA) in the enterprise.

IBM Security Services for SASE includes the protocols of the company’s Zero Trust strategy, SASE plans, modern network architecture and Zscaler capabilities, including creation of processes and policies for the management of SASE, as well as support for IBM Managed Security Services.

According to the company, IBM Security Services for SASE will help support a now hybrid workforce, third-party access systems, M&A execution and network upgrades for facilitate cloud, 5G and Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

“Traditional approaches to network security are no longer viable in a digital world where users and applications are distributed,” warns Mary O’Brien, Managing Director of IBM Security. “We are seeing this transformation happening before our eyes as many organizations plan to operate on a hybrid model for the foreseeable future. This new approach requires a change in culture, process and collaboration between teams, alongside a new technological architecture. “

Earlier this year, IBM and Zscaler announced their alliance alongside the creation of a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) implementation of IBM Cloud Pak for Security, focused on streamlining the development of zero architectures. Trust in the business.

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Charlie osborne

Wednesday 25 August 2021

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