Secure Networking in the Cloud Age
The tidal forces of the cloud are rapidly upending almost everything we know about security. Those who fail to get their arms around this, clinging doggedly to old models, will fail.
Cloud computing and mobility, and the associated process changes, are forcing the most radical change and disruption to networking. This disruption has major ramifications for how we build and manage networks. Everything in today's Cloud Age is software defined. You basically program your network, adapting it to specific conditions laid out in a set of governing policies. No more crawling around the wiring closet to find the faulty cable that knocked out your G/L system. Read more about Securosis' Mike Rothman's perspective on how network security is rapidly evolving in concert with cloud maturity.