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Niagara Networks provides high performance network visibility solutions to allow seamless administration of security solutions, performance management and network monitoring. Niagara Networks products provide advantages in terms of network operation expenses, downtime, and total cost of ownership.
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This Thanksgiving, Be Thankful for Network Security | Niagara Networks

By: Niagara Networks November 23, 2016

I was thinking about where I want to go shopping this year on Black Friday to get the best sales of the season, when I realized, there’s a lot more to this retail madness that I never even thought to consider.

Which ghosts are lurking in the corners of your Network? | Niagara Networks

By: Niagara Networks October 31, 2016

In the spirit of Halloween, people are watching horror movies, trick or treating, dressing up in scary costumes, and it may not be easy to tell who someone is or supposed to be. The same thing goes for Networks - sometimes you don’t know if you’re being attacked or what ghosts may be creeping up on you. Network Engineers and IT Security Professionals are constantly trying to hunt down those ghosts and prevent a disaster from occurring in their networks. So, we wanted to help you...

That Which Doesn't Kill our Internet Makes us Stronger | Niagara Networks

By: Niagara Networks October 27, 2016

Background I could go on and on talking about the DDoS (distributed denial of service) attack that happened last Thursday. But, if you work in IT, you probably are already weary from being pulled into meetings, or being tasked to write a carefully worded email or prepare some slides for executive row to address the obvious questions, such as: Did we get hurt?

5 Reasons to Use a Network Packet Broker | Niagara Networks

By: Niagara Networks October 24, 2016

Over the last decade, Network Management has become an immensely important issue for enterprises to handle due to ever increasing speeds and the complexity of network architectures.

Five Reasons Why a TAP is Better than a SPAN Port | Niagara Networks

By: Niagara Networks October 06, 2016

Background I’m sure you’re already aware of the battle between the Network Tap and the switch port analyzer (SPAN port) for network monitoring purposes. Both of these serve the function of mirroring traffic on your network and sending it to out-of-band security tools such as intrusion detection systems, network recorders, or network analyzers.

The Past, Present, and Future of Network Packet Brokers | Niagara Networks

By: Niagara Networks August 05, 2016

In 2005, I was invited to an evening meeting in Cupertino, California, where a group of angel investors were listening to an investor pitch from a first-time CEO of a startup company.

Niagara Networks from A to Z | Niagara Networks

By: Niagara Networks August 05, 2016

INTRODUCTION: Hi everyone, I’m Tal Arad, marketing manager for Niagara Networks, and to kick off my series of blog posts about our company, I sat down with our CEO, Ben Askarinam, to get his perspective on the recently announced spin-off of Niagara Networks from Interface Masters Technologies, and to understand his vision for both companies. -Tal Arad

Network Bypass Switch

By: Niagara Networks July 25, 2016

As the Internet has become much more prevalent in our day-to-day lives, the need for constant, reliable internet connectivity is evermore critical. Organizations such as hospitals, department stores, high-speed trading and banking establishments cannot tolerate even a few minutes of network downtime without having a possible negative effect on their business. Luckily, companies can utilize a network bypass switch as part of their network infrastructure to ensure the network has