It seems like the same question comes up with just about every customer or prospect: "Will your product introduce additional latency into our cloud app environment?" It's a legitimate question since our hybrid CASB architecture includes proxies for real-time policy enforcement. If you guessed that the Bitglass proxy would be slower, you would be wrong!
By definition, a proxy includes an additional network hop, so how is that possible? First, let's look at some data.