Palo Alto Networks produces hardware firewall products that take an app-centric method for traffic classification. The Company's platform was built from the ground up for breach prevention, with threat information shared across security functions system-wide, and designed to operate in increasingly mobile, modern networks. By combining network, cloud and endpoint security with advanced threat intelligence in a natively integrated security platform, Palo Alto enables all applications and delivers highly automated, preventive protection against cyber threats at all stages in the attack lifecycle without compromising performance.

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TypePublic
HQSanta Clara, US
Founded2005
Size (employees)5,348 (est)
Websitepaloaltonetworks.com
Palo Alto Networks was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, US
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Key People/Management at Palo Alto Networks

Nikesh Arora

Nikesh Arora

Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mark Anderson

Mark Anderson

President
Kathy Bonanno

Kathy Bonanno

CFO
Nir Zuk

Nir Zuk

Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Dave Peranich

Dave Peranich

Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales
Lee Klarich

Lee Klarich

Chief Product Officer
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Palo Alto Networks Office Locations

Palo Alto Networks has offices in Santa Clara, Louisville, Queens, Sacramento and in 106 other locations
Santa Clara, US (HQ)
3000 Tannery Way
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Palo Alto Networks Financials and Metrics

Palo Alto Networks Revenue

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Palo Alto Networks's revenue was reported to be $1.38 b in FY, 2016 which is a 48.5% increase from the previous period.
USD

Market capitalization (16-Jan-2019)

19.1b

Closing stock price (16-Jan-2019)

201.3

Cash (31-Jan-2018)

915.0m
Palo Alto Networks's current market capitalization is $19.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

598.2m928.1m1.4b

Revenue growth, %

55%49%

Cost of goods sold

85.5m131.1m175.4m

Gross profit

512.7m797.0m1.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Revenue

128.2m141.1m150.7m192.3m217.7m234.2m297.2m334.7m345.8m398.1m422.6m431.8m505.5m

Cost of goods sold

33.8m37.5m39.7m53.5m59.3m64.4m79.2m94.2m94.9m101.3m113.2m123.7m141.4m

Gross profit

94.4m103.6m111.0m138.9m158.3m169.8m218.0m240.5m250.9m296.8m309.4m308.1m364.1m

Gross profit Margin, %

74%73%74%72%73%73%73%72%73%75%73%71%72%
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

18.8m40.5m322.6m310.6m653.8m375.8m734.4m

Accounts Receivable

Inventories

50.3m72.7m84.8m

Current Assets

958.3m1.1b1.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

266.2m261.9m234.8m543.7m343.0m454.1m275.8m413.2m550.0m839.4m761.4m692.0m842.6m915.0m

Accounts Receivable

81.3m

Inventories

185.5m

Current Assets

552.3m555.3m516.4m933.6m861.5m1.0b1.0b1.3b1.4b1.9b1.9b1.9b2.0b
Annual
usdFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(226.5m)(165.0m)(225.9m)

Depreciation and Amortization

19.4m28.9m42.8m

Accounts Payable

(1.1m)(3.5m)15.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q2, 2018

Net Income

(7.9m)(39.9m)(146.6m)(30.1m)(43.0m)(45.9m)(38.7m)(62.5m)(70.2m)(61.8m)(60.6m)(60.9m)

Accounts Payable

10.5m14.0m14.7m17.5m32.5m24.3m29.2m28.0m33.2m
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Palo Alto Networks Operating Metrics

Palo Alto Networks's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 50 k in May, 2018.
Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017May, 2018

Billings

$240.49 k$282.78 m$302.22 m$388 m$459 m$544.10 m$516.90 m$561.60 m$486.20 m

Enterprise Customers

21 k22.50 k24 k28 k30 k31 k35.50 k37.50 k39.50 k50 k
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Palo Alto Networks Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
RedLockOctober 03, 2018$173 m
Cyber Secdo LtdApril 10, 2018$100 m
Evident.ioMarch 14, 2018$300 m
LightCyberFebruary 28, 2017$105 m

Palo Alto Networks Revenue Breakdown

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Palo Alto Networks revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 11.5% from APAC, 70.6% from Americas and 17.9% from EMEA

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Palo Alto Networks News and Updates

Rocus Networks Named as Palo Alto Networks Managed Cybersecurity Service Provider

DAVIDSON, N.C., Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Rocus Networks, a managed cybersecurity service provider for business, announced today that it has entered the Palo Alto Networks NextWave Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) Program. "We created the MSSP program due to increased customer ...

Google Cloud expands partnership with Palo Alto Networks

Google Cloud has announced to expand its partnership with global cybersecurity company Palo Alto Networks to simplify security and accelerate cloud adoption.

Palo Alto Networks stock rises after earnings, outlook top estimates

Shares of Palo Alto Networks Inc. were up 2.5% in after-hours trading Thursday after the cybersecurity company posted better-than-expected fiscal first-quarter results and delivered an upbeat outlook. The company posted a net loss of $38.3 million, or 41 cents a share, compared with a net loss of $…

Palo Alto Networks Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2019 Financial Results

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto Networks (NYSE: PANW), the global cybersecurity leader, announced today financial results for its fiscal first quarter 2019, ended October 31, 2018. Palo Alto Networks adopted the new revenue standard ASC 606 as of August 1,...

Palo Alto Networks Integrates RedLock and VM-Series With Amazon Web Services Security Hub

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto Networks (NYSE: PANW), the global leader in cybersecurity, announced today the integration of RedLock® and VM-Series for AWS® Security Hub, a new security service from Amazon Web Services, Inc. Palo Alto Networks helps...

Firewall as a Service (FWaaS) 2018 Global Market Key Players – CheckPoint Software Technologies, Palo Alto Networks, Fortinet Inc, Cisco Systems Inc, Intel (McAfee), Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Symantec – Analysis and Forecast to 2023

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Firewall as a Service (FWaaS) Market 2018 by Manufacturers, Countries, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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Palo Alto Networks Company Life and Culture

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Palo Alto Networks Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Palo Alto Networks founded?

    Palo Alto Networks was founded in 2005.

  • Who are Palo Alto Networks key executives?

    Palo Alto Networks's key executives are Nikesh Arora, Mark Anderson and Kathy Bonanno.

  • How many employees does Palo Alto Networks have?

    Palo Alto Networks has 5,348 employees.

  • What is Palo Alto Networks revenue?

    Latest Palo Alto Networks annual revenue is $1.4 b.

  • What is Palo Alto Networks revenue per employee?

    Latest Palo Alto Networks revenue per employee is $257.8 k.

  • Who are Palo Alto Networks competitors?

    Competitors of Palo Alto Networks include FireEye, Immersion and Zscaler.

  • Where is Palo Alto Networks headquarters?

    Palo Alto Networks headquarters is located at 3000 Tannery Way, Santa Clara.

  • Where are Palo Alto Networks offices?

    Palo Alto Networks has offices in Santa Clara, Louisville, Queens, Sacramento and in 106 other locations.

  • How many offices does Palo Alto Networks have?

    Palo Alto Networks has 110 offices.