New security solution
mitigates risks in high volume, dynamic network architecture environments
HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - September 10,
2018 - Trend
(TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, has announced
the launch of a product that enables telecom
carriers as well as service and cloud providers to protect telecom networks.
This solution is customized specifically for network function virtualization
architectures, which leading networks are increasingly being built upon.
industry is undergoing a profound change as service providers scramble to
support the proliferation of devices available on the market and future-proof
networks for the coming 5G standard," said Eva Chen, CEO of Trend Micro. "Our
solution offers carriers exactly what they need: comprehensive security that
operates in high data volume environments that is optimized to cope with the
dynamic nature of modern architectures."
available product, named the Trend Micro Virtual Network Function Suite is a
fully virtualized set of network functions that sits on the carrier network
applying URL filtering, application control, intrusion prevention and IoT
reputation. Service providers are now enabled to offer comprehensive protection
for IoT, business and home users.
enterprises have counted on Trend Micro to protect their corporate networks for
years. This new
product is the result of innovative re-packaging and customization to meet the
evolving demands of new users. The
new offering is being met by anticipation by a number of companies,
welcomes the release of Trend Micro Virtual Network Function Suite," said Ken
Tamagawa, CEO of SORACOM Inc.
"Soracom supports IoT businesses by providing a comprehensive IoT connectivity
platform. We expect that combining the pay-as-you-go Soracom platform with
Trend Micro Virtual Network Function Suite will deliver powerful new
capabilities for users who need safer and more secure IoT systems."
provides telecom and cloud providers with cloud solutions which utilize the
latest SDN/NFV technology," said Toshifumi Uesaka, General Manager, Service
Platform Division, NEC Corp.
"We are convinced that the combination of our latest technology and Trend Micro
Virtual Network Function Suite will provide users with enriched next-generation
services via value-added security."
"IIJ welcomes the release of Trend Micro Virtual
Network Function Suite," said Kiyoshi Ishida, Managing Executive Officer at
Internet Initiative Japan Inc. "IIJ has previously partnered with Trend Micro
to develop SDN/NFV technology and conducted numerous experiments to bring forth
the next generation of network security. We will continue this collaboration to
commercialize security solutions optimized for the IT infrastructure of end
Trend Micro's new solution allows
security resources to be dynamically allocated and configured for different
services. Additionally, these services can be scaled as needed when traffic
increases. It utilizes the data plane development kit for high-speed packet
processing, ensuring outstanding performance. For more information on embedded
security options, visit here.
Incorporated, a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, helps to make the
world safe for exchanging digital information. Our innovative solutions for
consumers, businesses, and governments provide layered security for data
centers, cloud environments, networks, and endpoints. All our products work
together to seamlessly share threat intelligence and provide a connected threat
defense with centralized visibility and control, enabling better, faster
protection. With more than 6,000 employees in over 50 countries and the world's
most advanced global threat intelligence, Trend Micro secures your connected
world. For more information, visit www.trendmicro.com.
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