Frequently Asked Questions

What business problems does NetFoundry solve?

NetFoundry's Ziti Platform enables secure networking for any use case. This includes embedding zero trust networking directly in your applications.  Yes, ZTNA in your apps, as code, without agents or gateways.  It also includes APIs, multicloud, IoT, edge and everything in between.

How do you use the Ziti platforms?

CloudZiti enables you to spin up zero trust networking in minutes, using the web console or APIs, in a self-service model. Similar to how you spin up instances in the cloud, you spin up global zero trust networks, on-demand.  OpenZiti (open source zero trust networking) gives you the control, flexibility and extensibility to customize the Ziti platform for your needs.  

Who is NetFoundry?

NetFoundry Inc. was incorporated in 2019 as the pioneer of application specific zero trust networking. NetFoundry is a distributed company with pods in North Carolina and New York.  NetFoundry initiated the OpenZiti open source zero trust networking platform, and is the leading maintainer of the platform.  NetFoundry provides CloudZiti as fully managed and hosted SaaS, including global zero trust network fabrics.

The world is changing rapidly. The way digital experiences inspire and enable customer engagement are evolving at break-neck speeds. Responding to meet these changes requires more than just a mobile app and a website, it requires a business service architecture focused on modular-ization, enabling agility across the entire company ecosystem. As a result, applications and services are moving to highly distributed, multi-cloud, inter-dependent microservices and APIs, while network edges are no longer defned by physical locations, but by application endpoints.