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Tufin CTO & Co-Founder Reuven Harrison Hosts Webinar on "Baking Security into the Network Change Process" featuring Gartner Researcher Adam Hils

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MORRISTOWN, N.J., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tufin Technologies, the market-leading provider of Security Policy Orchestration solutions, today announced that CTO & Co-founder Reuven Harrison will host an upcoming webinar titled, Baking Security into the Network Change Process featuring Gartner Research Director Adam Hils. Scheduled for Tuesday, May 13 at 11:00 am ET, the webinar will address how smart automation combined with network analytics enables an efficient, secure and compliant network change process.

Today, most organizations are struggling to improve their network change processes which have become slow, inefficient and labor-intensive. Security Policy Orchestration is quickly gaining acceptance as an effective way to ensure secure, complaint change processes in a way that increases business agility. This webinar will provide participants with helpful insight into today's shifting network security landscape and how virtualization, the cloud, and the rise of software defined deployment models are expanding the role and relevance of firewall operations teams, and how firewall managers can ensure that they are positioned for success as these shifts continue to unfold.

In addressing the complexity of policy management, the webinar will help participants understand the migration path towards automation, and what future drivers and considerations will be required in managing security policy complexity across physical and virtual networks.

"The network security market is in a state of constant change, challenging organizations at every stage on how to best optimize and maintain a strong security posture," said Harrison. "Webinar attendees will gain practical knowledge of how automating security policy management can deliver substantial cost savings, increase business agility, and introduce the ability to streamline change management processes by as much as 80%. We'll also explore how to effectively scope and communicate the cost savings, security improvements offered by Security Policy Orchestration and frame a realistic action plan for implementing efficient, secure and compliant network change processes."

Date: Tuesday, May 13
Time: 11:00 am -12:00 pm EDT


Adam Hils is a Research Director with Gartner Research. He covers network security, including intrusion prevention systems (IPS), enterprise firewalls and UTMs. In addition, Mr. Hils provides advice to budget-constrained midsize enterprises about prioritizing security investments. Hils has performed in several strategic product marketing and management roles. In those roles, he focused on helping customers enhance their security postures

Reuven Harrison is CTO and Co-Founder of Tufin. He led all development efforts during the company's initial fast-paced growth period, and is focused on Tufin's product leadership. Reuven is responsible for the company's future vision, product innovation and market strategy. Under Reuven's leadership, Tufin's products have received numerous awards and wide industry recognition.

Reuven brings more than 20 years of software development experience, holding two key senior developer positions at Check Point Software, as well other key positions at Capsule Technologies and ECS. He received a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics and Philosophy from Tel Aviv University.

About Tufin Technologies

Tufin® is the leader in Security Policy Orchestration, automating and accelerating network infrastructure changes while maintaining security and compliance. By improving network change processes, organizations using the Tufin Orchestration Suite(TM) will have a positive impact on the business by reducing the time and cost spent implementing network changes by up to 80%. Taking a holistic view of IT, the Tufin Orchestration Suite helps organizations automate security and efficiency into day-to-day operations, enabling them to be more agile and leverage technology to gain a competitive advantage. Founded in 2005, Tufin serves more than 1,300 customers in industries from telecom and financial services to energy, transportation and pharmaceuticals. Tufin partners with leading vendors including Check Point, Cisco, Juniper Networks, Palo Alto Networks, Fortinet, F5, Stonesoft, McAfee and BMC Software, and is known for technological innovation and dedicated customer service.

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