What Is Microsegmentation?

December 25, 2023

Microsegmentation is a network security strategy of dividing a network into small, isolated segments. Unlike traditional network segmentation (which divides a network into larger, more general segments), microsegmentation requires the creation of small segments for individual workloads. Microsegmentation is common in cloud environments since virtualized resources make this highly granular security strategy feasible.

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