Zero Trust is a cybersecurity strategy that secures an organization by eliminating implicit trust and continuously validating every stage of a digital interaction. This guide describes the Palo Alto Networks Zero Trust Enterprise approach to securing users, applications, and infrastructure in healthcare organizations. Use this guide as a roadmap for architectural discussions between Palo Alto Networks and your organization.
This guide is for technical readers who support healthcare organizations, including system architects and design engineers, who want to implement Zero Trust principles and optimize security practices. It assumes the reader is familiar with the basic concepts of applications, networking, virtualization, and security and has a basic understanding of network, data center, and public-cloud architectures.