2019 Press Releases

December 24, 2019

Palo Alto Networks Completes Acquisition of Aporeto

Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader has announced its complete acquisition of Aporeto Inc., a machine identity-based microsegmentation company.

The acquisition will look into strengthening Palo Alto Networks Cloud Native Platform delivered by Prisma™ Cloud.

Nikesh Arora, chairman and CEO of Palo Alto Networks said "We are excited to officially welcome Aporeto to Palo Alto Networks. Aporeto is a great fit for our company, and its microsegmentation technology will further expand our cloud security capabilities and enhance our Prisma Cloud offerings."

Palo Alto Networks delivers the most complete cloud security suite in the industry, with capabilities in handling all critical areas of cloud security. Palo Alto Networks are now able to add on the ability to identify workloads and apply microsegmentation across all infrastructures, helping customers to secure their applications at scale, with the acquisition of Aporeto.

Aporeto co-founders Dimitri Stiliadis and Satyam Sinha will join Palo Alto Networks.