Palo Alto Networks posts 27 pct rise in quarterly revenue

Aug 31 - Palo Alto Networks Inc reported a 27 percent rise in quarterly revenue as the cybersecurity company added more customers to its cloud-based security services.

Net loss narrowed to $38.2 million, or 42 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended July 31, from $54.5 million, or 61 cents per share, a year earlier.

Revenue rose to $509.1 million from $400.8 million. (Reporting by Laharee Chatterjee and Arjun Panchadar; Editing by Martina D'Couto)