What's That?
with Prisma Cloud

An Educational Explainer Video Series for Cloud-Native Security Professionals

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Welcome to What's That? with Prisma Cloud

The show that breaks down high-level cloud security topics into easy-to-understand concepts!

"What's That? with Prisma Cloud" is an online series of short-form “explainer” videos aimed at demystifying complex cloud-native security tools and ideas in 10 minutes or less. Each episode of the video series provides foundational information behind base level topics and recent industry updates in order to provide value to both experienced professionals and those new to the industry.

The Episodes

Each episode of “What's That? with Prisma Cloud” highlights a different thought leader from the Prisma Cloud team as they present valuable information about their area of expertise.

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What is a Cloud-Native Application Protection Platform (CNAPP)?

with Steve Giguere

Steve explores the evolution of cloud-native technology and highlights the growing need for a comprehensive cloud security solution, such as a CNAPP.

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What is Software Composition Analysis (SCA)?

with Tohar Zand

Tohar walks viewers through through some of the common benefits and challenges associated with software composition analysis, also known as SCA.

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What is a Web Application Firewall (WAF)?

with Mohit Bhasin

Mohit breaks down the differences between regular network firewalls and web application firewalls (WAFs), and the role WAFs play in defending against modern web attacks.

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What is Container Scanning?

with Ashley Ward

Ashley takes a closer look at the concept of container scanning — a vital part of cloud security — and provides context surrounding how they function.

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What is Infrastructure as Code (IaC)?

with Steve Giguere

Steve walks through a high level overview of Infrastructure as Code and the benefits it provides when it comes to maintaining efficient cloud management.

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What is Cloud Infrastructure Entitlement Management (CIEM)?

with David Onwukwe

David offers his insights into the fundamental functions of cloud infrastructure entitlement management (CIEM) as well as the benefits it provides to enterprises in protecting their cloud environments.

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Each episode of “What's That? with Prisma Cloud” is accompanied by a corresponding blog post, as well as paid and organic posts across social channels.

Promotional Video: Code to Cloud CNAPP

A promotional video based on the "What is a CNAPP?" episode that coincides with the launch of Prisma Cloud’s code-to-cloud CNAPP solution

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What's That with Prisma Cloud Series Trailer

This trailer was used in paid ads on social to inform potential viewers of the valuable resources and info offered through the What's That series

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Blog: What You Need To Know About the Security Checkpoint for Your Web Application

An accompanying blog post released alongside the "What is a WAF" episode of What's That

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What is a WAF? Social Media Promotion

Promotional graphic for LinkedIn + Twitter used to further amplify the "What is SCA?" episode of What's That

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