Network Security in Virtualized Data Centers for Dummies

Book of the Month: April 2016

Here is cloud☁mania recommendation of April in Book of the Month category. Edited by Lawrence C. Miller, with over 20 year experience in information security. He is the co-author of CISSP for Dummies and more than 30 other titlesSponsored by Palo Alto Networks – the network security company. 

Book: “Network Security in Virtualized Data Centers for Dummies


Palo Alto Network Security Book


John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Short description:

To realize the benefits of virtualization you must adapt your security architecture to address new challenges, and today’s application and threat landscape.

Read the book and learn: 

  • How virtualization enables cloud computing
  • How Applications use SSL hiding and other techniques to thwart traditional port-based firewalls
  • What new security challenges virtualization introduces in the modern data center
  • How security needs differ for internal data centers and internal-facing data centers.


Are security implications in a virtualized computing environment essential from the cloud perspective? The book outlines the challenges of securing the virtualized data center and cloud computing environments and how to address them with next-generation firewalls.  Virtualization topics cover many technologies, including servers, storage, desktops, and applications, among others.

More info and Where to order: HERE

Thanks to Palo Alto Networks to share this book during IDC Security Roadshow, Bucharest 14 April 2016.

One thought on “Network Security in Virtualized Data Centers for Dummies

  1. This is the right webpage for anyone who wants to find out about this topic. You know a whole lot its almost hard to argue with you (not that I really would want to…HaHa). You definitely put a fresh spin on a subject that’s been written about for years.
    Wonderful stuff, just great!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.