The Critical Role of Taps and Network Packet Brokers 

Virtualization, rogue IT, bring your own device (BYOD), and other factors are making it harder than ever to see what is happening on your network. This inability to see what is happening on the network makes it hard to secure the network, ensure regulatory compliance and deliver the best possible application performance.

This white paper outlines how taps, packet brokers and other tools can provide better visibility, covering areas including:

  • taps and better data collection
  • virtual taps and east-west traffic
  • visibility into cloud networks
  • SPAN overload
  • network validation

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