Advice on Using the SASE ModelAkamai's Siddharth Deshpande on the Essential Steps
The Secure Access Service Edge – or SASE – model can help CISOs make incremental progress on enhancing security while designing a long-term strategy, says Siddharth Deshpande, director of security strategy for Asia-Pacific and Japan at Akamai Technologies.
In a video interview with Information Security Media group, Deshpande offers practical recommendations for a SASE rollout. He offers insights on:
- Choosing the right SASE provider;
- The relevance of Gartner's “access pattern inversion” strategy;
- Practical use cases for the SASE model.
As director of security strategy for Akamai's Asia-Pacific and Japan region, Deshpande helps security leaders build a security strategy and select an architecture. Previously, he was a senior director at Gartner, serving as an adviser on security and risk management challenges.