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Santa Clara, CA, United States, 2015/02/10 - Members benefit from expert engagement, community, peer-driven events, and educational resources - PaloAltoNetworks.com. NYSE: PANW
Palo Alto Networks®, the leader in enterprise security, today officially launched the Palo Alto Networks Fuel User Group, a global community established to drive knowledge sharing and best practices among security professionals across multiple industries.
In addition to regular interactions with Palo Alto Networks technology leaders, membership in Fuel will provide security professionals with exclusive, timely, and educational opportunities for peer and industry expert engagement. Members also will have access to leadership opportunities and community-developed educational resources to further their knowledge and careers in cybersecurity.
"Fuel is a thriving community with a mission of fostering collaboration and education among security professionals from all over the world. Participation can help members better protect their respective organizations from the latest cyber threats and contribute to the future of cybersecurity where the balance of power has shifted from cyber criminals to security professionals.” - Scott Gainey, Head of Product Marketing at Palo Alto Networks
Membership in the Fuel User Group is tiered based on engagement level and access to premium content and services. Original Fuel members joining in 2015 will be recognized year-after-year for their foundational participation and have access to future benefits.
Fuel members also will gain valuable networking opportunities with local Fuel chapters, Spark User Summit events that connect Fuel members and Palo Alto Networks experts by region, and discounted participation at Ignite, the Palo Alto Networks annual user conference.
Founded in 2014, the Fuel User Group (Fuel) is a user led non-profit organization sponsored by Palo Alto Networks. The Fuel User Group community is made up of users who are interested in advancing their knowledge in securing information and critical infrastructure as well as Palo Alto Networks and other complementary technologies. Through this global community, members benefit from local in-person user groups where they can connect with peers, engage with industry focused groups in the online community, and learn from expert users and hands-on experiences at regional Spark events.
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