Security-by-design: Assurance that investments in security devices are realised through accurate configuration of policies and rule bases.
Ongoing protection & availability: Ongoing 24×7 monitoring of security device performance ensures maximum security and accessibility without the expense of additional internal resources.
Real-time alerting: Logging of network activity with alerting of suspicious events allows rapid detection of potential threats.
Improved vulnerability management: Regular testing and scanning of public-facing and internal infrastructure offers prioritised vulnerabilities to be addressed to avoid compromise.
Charl van der Walt feature in The Register article