Pervasive Network Visibility
New software-driven network packet brokers deliver unmatched savings and advanced capabilities.
See What Software Makes Possible
Achieve Unprecedented Cost Savings
Software disaggregation with open networking has given rise to a new generation of network packet brokers. More flexible in deployment and effortlessly-scalable than traditional solutions, these packet brokers deliver the core capabilities you need at a fraction of the price you'd expect.
Find out just how much you'll save with software-driven packet brokers in this latest report from IHS Markit.
Running on the NETSCOUT InfiniStreamNG™ platform (ISNG) and leveraging Adaptive Service Intelligence (ASI) technology, the nGenius Packet Flow eXtender (PFX) software enables advanced packet broker features on both NETSCOUT and 3rd party packet brokers. Including:
- NetFlow generation
- IP tunnel termination
- MPLS/GRE header stripping
Already own ISNG? PFX software comes free. Not an ISNG customer yet? You can still purchase PFX and upgrade your packet conditioning capabilities for half the price you'll find anywhere else.
The same software-driven breakthroughs that revolutionized your data center have unlocked the next step in the evolution of network packet brokers.
"Customers no longer have to wait for new hardware to upgrade to the latest and greatest technology available."
- Frost & Sullivan,
Visionary Innovation Leadership Award
"Customers get a greater degree of choice and flexibility in terms of the platforms they purchase, how they purchase them, and who they buy them from."
- Stephen Collins,
"Given the growing criticality and difficulty of providing effective and efficient pervasive visibility, it's time for a disruption in the packet broker market. NETSCOUT's nGenius PFS 5000 creates such a disruption."
- Dr. Jim Metzler,
Ashton, Metzler & Associates
nGenius Packet Flow eXtender Software
The nGenius Packet Flow eXtender (PFX) is a software application enabling expert packet conditioning for service assurance and cybersecurity monitoring. The solution is built on the NETSCOUT InfiniStreamNG™ platform and framework leveraging patented technologies. As part of the nGenius Packet Flow System (PFS) portfolio, PFX integrates with NETSCOUT's broad set of packet broker products to enable expert-level capabilities, such as NetFlow generation and IP tunnel termination.