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Is Security “Tool Sprawl” Your Hectic Reality?

The threat landscape is constantly evolving and so are the security systems designed to address it. More tools mean more security, right? If only that were true. Unfortunately,  evaluating, upgrading, testing and adding security systems places new demands on security and network operations. The challenges are especially acute when it comes to scaling out security deployments across your networks and datacenters. Can your security systems keep up as you upgrade your networks to 10G, 40G and 100G?

Security-optimized, Hardware-accelerated Performance
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Packet flow systems from NETSCOUT solve the problem of limited packet visibility by creating a unified packet plane that logically separates security systems from the network, thereby de-risking and streamlining your security deployments. nGenius Packet Flow Systems (PFS) are appliances that optimize the flow of packets from the network to the security systems.

They perform key flow management functions, such as speed conversion, aggregation, and load balancing, acting as a “traffic cop” and taking the load off your security systems. At the same time, they ensure uninterrupted monitoring in the event of a power loss or tool failure, so that traffic can be quickly rebalanced.

The Need for Security Visibility at Scale

You need full packet visibility, so that your security systems can perform their job effectively. In order to achieve the highest efficiency, they should only be processing the traffic they are designed the see. Otherwise, precious processing resources are  consumed by filtering or load balancing the packets, before the security logic can be applied to them.

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No one understands the challenges service providers face when it comes to optimizing security systems better than NETSCOUT.  Speak to one of our experienced subject matter experts to address your unique needs.  We’ve got answers.

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nGenius Packet Flow Systems

nGenius Packet Flow System appliances perform advanced functions in hardware, rather than on a CPU, which can  limit throughput and introduces variable latency. With the NETSCOUT solution, your monitoring systems will see the exact same traffic that comes in—without packet drops or extra latency.

  • The industry’s highest capacity for passive security monitoring—with 6TB of line-rate throughput per chassis

  • Scalability  from 1G to 100G, delivering the highest density on the market in either 100G, 40G, 10G or 1G ports

  • For active (inline) monitoring, full application health checks and conditional triggers ensure that your security systems perform as designed and that your monitoring infrastructure can automatically respond to any contingencies.

  • nGenius software-based tool chaining allows you to place your security systems into a customizable virtual chain. This reduces the port requirement by 50 percent, freeing up ports to connect more systems.

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NETSCOUT and Arbor: Reduce Time to Threat Identification
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Protecting Sensitive Data During Monitoring
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nGenius Packet Deduplication
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Optimize Monitoring and Security Systems for 100G and 40G Networks
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North American Service Provider Switches to NETSCOUT for Traffic Aggregation Ne…
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Fail-proof Inline Security
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Security Service Chaining
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Healthcare Organization Enables Visibility at Scale
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National Mobile Service Provider Upgrades Monitoring Infrastructure
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Government IT Agency Balances Security with High Availability
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Gaining Scalability and Flexibility for Monitoring and Security Tools
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Managed Security Service Benefits from Deep Packet Visibility
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High Density Monitoring for National Service Provider
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Five Reasons to Select NETSCOUT for Security Visibility
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Infographic: SANS 2017 Network Infrastructure Report
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Security Visibility At Scale For Dummies
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SANS Network Security Infrastructure Report
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SANS 2017 Security Operations Center Report
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Optimize Security and Monitoring Systems For 10G and 40G networks
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Ten Questions to Ask Your Security Visibility Vendor
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Is Your Inline Security Optimized?
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Security Proof of Concepts: Streamlined
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Achieve Business Assurance With unified packet visibility
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Unlock Optimized Active Security
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Security Visibility at Scale for Dummies
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SANS Network Security Infrastructure Webinar
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SANS 2017 Security Operations Center Webinar
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Benefits of Security Tool Chaining
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Advanced Health Checks and Load Balancing
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How to Fend off the Latest Cyber Threats
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Boosting Network Security and Resilience
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How to Select a Security Visibility Solution
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Inline Security Streamlined
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De-risk and scale your cybersecurity deployments
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Learn about Performance with No Bottlenecks
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