Network Security is all about visibility, segmentation, and control.
In cloud computing today, there are several technologies to accomplish these requirements including both native and third-party
virtual appliances. Let’s navigate some of the reference architectures and a few the challenges associated with deploying a Firewall
in the top two cloud providers, Amazon Web Service (AWS) &
While there’re many options when deploying a Firewall, we will
first discuss some of the high availability options and then look into
centralizing Firewall deployment into a Hub and Spoke layout. We
will also explore a more recently added feature in AWS leveraging
Gateway Load Balancer (GWLB), released in November 2020.
HERE’S WHAT WE’LL FOCUS ON DURING THE WEBINAR:
Why deploy a firewall in the cloud?
Explore common high availability and scaling options
Discuss some of the networking nuances between AWS
and Azure compared to traditional networking.
Review strategies to deploy a third-party firewall regarding
High Availability and Scaling
Look at a Hub and Spoke layout and understand how traffic
can be directed to the firewall for both visibility and control
Have a brief discussion on both sizing and price comparison
(Fortinet), leveraging PAYG versus BYOL.
PRINCIPLE ARCHITECT – NETWORKS
30+ years of industry experience in Networking & Security Solutions. Extensive consulting experience with many small, medium, and large enterprises. Worked with the clients to produce the
solutions to meet their requirements that include resiliency and scalability in the networking and
security areas of IT, leveraging existing and new tools.