Watchguard Technologies has added enhanced Big Data and network visibility to the company’s threat intelligence solution, Watchguard Dimension.
Dimension 2.0 enables IT administrators to translate network visibility into immediate action said Watchguard.
Watchguard president and chief executive, Prakash Panjwani, said network visibility is security and enhancements to the platform enable customers to rapidly identify and stop threats in their networks.
The release of Dimension 2.0 allows customers to preview network control features including one-click configuration changes, ability to ‘jump back’ to previous configurations, VPN management tools and direct access to individual appliances.
Additions to the platform include cyberloafing dashboards, allowing visibility of bandwidth and time quotas of employees; role-based privileges, whereby roles can be allocated to specific groups; hub and spoke VPN; one-click mechanism to block threatening IP addresses or domain names, direct access to individual firewalls, system health reports and configuration histories.