This post was originally published by Nat Kausik.
We heard from another customer today that their incumbent cloud security vendor keeps going down. And when it is not down, DLP scans take hours, if they complete at all. What is going on?
Cloud security offerings are typically based on the network security model, where fixed capacity nodes handle traffic on fixed bandwidth pipes. These “bump in the wire” offerings are priced and sold by bandwidth, and things work well enough when they are used in such single-tenant contexts.
Read more here: https://www.bitglass.com/blog/cloud-security-performance-1