Keeping data safe and thwarting attackers is something no business can ignore. The loss or exposure of customer records, trade secrets or intellectual property can cause irreparable damage and wreak havoc with a company's reputation and revenues. And the situation isn't getting any easier. Risks constantly evolve. Staying current with the state of security - and related technology - is exceedingly difficult. Moreover, enterprise information technology is changing rapidly, as a decentralized infrastructure and mobile devices become commonplace.
To counter, most effective network security today is done in layers. The feeling is if an intrusion is missed at one level, it will be caught in subsequent layers. So whether you are shoring up security at the edge, the core or in between, a network secured in layers offers optimum protection.
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