Intelligent Network Automation for Palo Alto Next- Generation Firewalls

Palo Alto Networks Panorama™ Network Security Management

Panorama™ network security management empowers you with easy-to-implement, consolidated policy creation and centralized management features. Manage your network security with a single security rule base for firewalls, threat prevention, URL filtering, application awareness, user identification, sandboxing, file blocking, access control, and data filtering. This crucial simplification, along with App-ID™ technology-based rules, dynamic security updates, and rule usage analysis, reduces administrative workload and improves your overall security posture.

BackBox and Palo Alto Networks NGFWs & Panorama Devices Integrated Solution

BackBox offers automated backup and recovery of Palo Alto Networks NGFWs and Panorama network security management devices, minimizing downtime when recovery is needed.

BackBox also collects asset information from Palo Alto Networks NGFWs and Panorama across the network and then reports on inventory information, including license information, device model, serial number, and more.

With its unique device health check, BackBox can help ensure Palo Alto Networks NGFWs are up and running at optimal performance efficiency.

BackBox provides a foundation to harmonize the configuration between multiple devices, enabling seamless integration to meet specific organization or industry standards and requirements. For example, users can track Palo Alto Networks NGFWs and ensure they align with industry compliance standards or organizational guidelines. Users can also employ BackBox to track configuration changes and differences from the baseline.

Integration Highlights

  • Automated OS upgrades and patches for all network devices from Palo Alto Networks and other vendors across your network infrastructure in a timely manner to maintain security posture

  • Automated remediation of discovered compliance conflicts or security vulnerabilities of Palo Alto Networks NGFW configuration to comply with organization or industry/government policies or standards.

  • Monitor device performance and status of Palo Alto Networks NGFW and other network devices to predict possible outages so that proactive actions can be taken as preventive measures

  • Automated backup of the latest configuration of Palo Alto Networks NGFW and Panorama devices. The self-verification mechanism of BackBox ensures configuration backup files validity

  • Automated discovery of all Palo Alto Networks NGFW and other devices connected to the network for tight management of device inventory to comply with cybersecurity standards, such as CIS

  • Easily restore device configuration with ‘single-click’ disaster recovery to minimize downtime of your Palo Alto Networks NGFW

Supported Palo Alto Network Products

  • PA-Series NGFWs

  • Panorama Devices

With its unique customization options, BackBox can be configured to support any device in your network.

If your specific product does not appear in the list above, please contact support and we will work with you to make sure that BackBox can support your entire infrastructure.

See for yourself how consistent and reliable your device backups and upgrades can be