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To get started, learn more about our complimentary Security Program Foundation Assessment to determine where Optiv and Palo Alto Networks may be able to strengthen or optimize your security posture.

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To get started, learn more about our complimentary Security Program Foundation Assessment to determine where Optiv and Palo Alto Networks may be able to strengthen or optimize your security posture.

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Optiv + Palo Alto Networks


Together for Stronger Security

Reducing Cyber Security Risk While Maintaining Business Operations

When cyber security solutions are strategically orchestrated, organizations gain the efficiency of human-machine teaming to create the most secure enterprise environments possible. Together, Optiv and Palo Alto Networks® help customers create this environment by aligning best-in-class security programs with a truly integrated next-generation security platform. Thousands of clients from all over the world have chosen Optiv and Palo Alto Networks to realize the benefits of combining an industry-leading security platform with a strategic security program. By combining your security initiatives with Optiv and Palo Alto Networks, your security solutions will be enriched with best-in-class security consulting and threat intelligence technologies preventing successful cyber attacks across the network, data center, endpoint, cloud, email, and SaaS application platforms, to ensure you are better protected.

PAN Awards




Optiv’s security professionals are dedicated to helping you gain the most value from your technology investments. With more than 305 Palo Alto Networks certifications, Optiv clients are guaranteed optimal technology implementation and integration.



Optiv has 56 certified Palo Alto Networks focused consultants on staff, committed to helping our clients plan, build and run successful cyber security programs. This team of experts enabled Optiv to deliver 800+ Palo Alto Networks projects in 2017 in a timely and secure manner.



Optiv is certified by Palo Alto Networks as an Authorized Training Center, Certified Professional Services Provider and an Elite Authorized Support Center. Additionally, Optiv consistently receives Palo Alto Networks’ highest partnership awards.

"As one of the earliest adopters of Palo Alto Networks, Optiv has built a team of certified experts and are dedicated to providing customers the industry’s best service offerings and we couldn’t be more proud of our partnership.”

- Karl Soderlund, SVP of Worldwide Channel Sales at Palo Alto Networks

Analyst Accolades


  • Ranked Number 21 in the Hot 150 List of Cybersecurity Companies, 2019.
  • Earned Frost & Sullivan 2019 Leadership Award.
  • Recognized by Forrester Research as a Strong Performer in The Forrester WaveTM: Global Cybersecurity Consulting Providers, Q2 2019.
  • Ranked 27th in the CRN 2019 Solution Provider 500 of the top solution providers in North America.
  • 2018 CRN Recognition for Excellence in MSS.

Palo Alto Networks

  • Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls, 7th consecutive year, 2018
  • NSS Labs “Recommended” for Next Generation Firewall Group Test in 2018
  • 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018 TSIA Global Rated Outstanding Assisted Certification
  • 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018 J.D. Power Certified Assisted Technical Support Program
  • Palo Alto Networks named Google’s Global Technology Partner of the Year in 2019
  • Visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms, 2017
  • NSS Labs “Recommended” for Traps Advanced Endpoint Protection in 2018

Optiv Services

Optiv’s extensive breadth and depth of consulting and delivery capabilities ensures a faster, more successful and integrated deployment of Palo Alto Networks technologies into your unique environment. Additionally, we can ensure that you receive maximum return on your technology investments by maturing and aligning your security programs to business objectives across the enterprise.



Identification and Selection

Optiv’s proven approach helps you determine the most appropriate technology for your dynamic business and technical requirements.


Proof of Concept

We provide a limited implementation into your testing environment to validate product features and functionality, and to gain hands-on experience prior to your implementation.



Optiv designs your technology implementation for optimal configuration to support your business needs.



Quick Start

We help you deploy Palo Alto Networks technologies into your existing environment using a standard Quick Start configuration.



Optiv provides full integration services that include custom integrations, documentation and knowledge transfer.



Our services help you seamlessly move from your existing platform to your new Palo Alto Networks technology, and include documentation and knowledge transfer.



Our unique industry view provides insight into the technologies that best fit your situation, and our continuum of services complements your chosen technologies throughout their entire lifecycle.




We help you upgrade or replace your existing hardware or software with the latest version to improve functionality and stability.


Health Check

Optiv offers a high-level review of your current technology solutions complete with recommendations for improvement.



Optiv’s technology-specific optimization services help you ensure the effectiveness of your equipment. We provide technology recommendations as well as operational process, personnel, training and configuration recommendations.



Optiv technology experts integrate your new or existing information security products to create responsiveness and agility that the solutions cannot provide on their own.


Authorized Support

Frontline technology product support from our highly skilled, certified security engineers that act as a single point of contact for troubleshooting issues related to your security devices.


Device Management

With experience supporting and managing thousands of devices, our certified security professionals manage your security devices and monitor their health and performance to improve our security posture and receive maximum ROI on your investments.


Professional Development Training

Helping client workforces gain the tools and resources to implement critical security and compliance solutions.


Staff Augmentation

For organizations seeking to augment their in-house teams with skilled external IT security talent.



To get started, learn more about our complimentary Security Program Foundation Assessment to determine where Optiv and Palo Alto Networks may be able to strengthen or optimize your security posture.

Learn More


March 19, 2019

Palo Alto Networks Client Optimization Check-In

Free service to enhance and optimize your Palo Alto Networks technologies with proven best practices.

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March 19, 2019

Harness the Combined Power of Network and Endpoint Security

Unify network and endpoint security to gain greater visibility, protection and enforcement.

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March 12, 2019

Navigating the Digital Age

Cybersecurity guide for directors and officers focused on lessons from today, the future of threats, and ensuring security is intact.

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