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DEFINITION: Network access control (NAC), also called network admission control, is a method of bolstering the security of a proprietary network by restricting the availability of network resources to endpoint devices that comply with a defined security policy. A traditional network access server (NAS) is a server that performs authentication and authorization functions for potential users by verifying logon information.  … 
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Security and Performance in One Cloud Infrastructure
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
VIDEO: This brief video explains how you can build a highly secure cloud infrastructure that offers equally effective performance.
Posted: 11 Nov 2015 | Premiered: 26 Oct 2015

Oracle Corporation

Network Evolution University: Unified Wired and Wireless
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: In this classroom, you'll learn how enterprise network managers can build a unified access layer for wired and wireless LANs, establish unified network infrastructure to meet the needs of both wired and wireless users, and deploy network discovery and troubleshooting capabilities that span both wired and wireless access networks.
Posted: 18 Jul 2013 | Premiered: 22 Jul 2013

SearchNetworking.com

Safe & Secure: An Overview of Security Features In JBoss Application Platforms
sponsored by Red Hat
WEBCAST: Security is a critical element in JBoss Enterprise Middleware solutions. With built in security capabilities for password masking, access control, audit, and ongoing security patch management processes, Red Hat provides users with a tool set to ensure their applications remain secure throughout the entire development and deployment life cycle.
Posted: 08 Jul 2010 | Premiered: Jul 8, 2010

Red Hat

Mitigating Insider Threats
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: This exclusive webcast examines a security solution designed to help you manage privileged identity access and centrally manage, audit and control shared identities across the enterprise to help prevent internal incidents from occurring.
Posted: 14 Aug 2013 | Premiered: Aug 14, 2013

IBM

Sophos EndUser Protection Overview
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
VIDEO: This two-minute video details an endpoint security solution that makes it easy to protect your end-users, regardless of which device – or how many devices – they leverage.
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Premiered: 10 Jan 2013

Sophos, Inc.

Secure Cloud Access Reference Architecture Model
sponsored by Intel
WEBCAST: Enterprise cloud computing continues to evolve in 2011, and organizations are developing strategies to ensure that they remain aware of security risks when it comes to operations in the cloud. In this webcast, learn strategies for enhancing cloud security in areas such as encryption, access control, malware protection and more.
Posted: 10 May 2011 | Premiered: May 10, 2011

Intel

Securing Virtual Environments
sponsored by CA Technologies.
PODCAST: Listen to this podcast for insight as well as an understanding of what security solutions are available now to help you address the issues.
Posted: 06 Oct 2010 | Premiered: Oct 6, 2010

CA Technologies.

Trusted Computing: Establishing Device Authentication
sponsored by Wave Systems Corp.
VIDEOCAST: View this video to learn the secret to better IT security may be at your fingertips. More likely than not, your PC contains a Trusted Platform Module (TPM), security chip on its motherboard.
Posted: 24 Aug 2010 | Premiered: Aug 24, 2010

Wave Systems Corp.

Remote Replication of an Oracle 10g Database Using Continuous Access/EVA
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WEBCAST: View this Webcast to learn best practices for deploying remote replication of an Oracle database. Discover how to properly manage replication so it will positively affect database performance.
Posted: 24 Oct 2007 | Premiered: Jul 12, 2007, 11:00 EDT (15:00 GMT)

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

PowerBroker Password Safe: Security, Compliance, Productivity
sponsored by BeyondTrust Corporation
TRIAL SOFTWARE: Uncover how PowerBroker Password Safe can help you secure access to privileged accounts, effectively preventing intentional or accidental harm and malicious activity that can be devastating to your business.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Premiered: 29 Apr 2013

BeyondTrust Corporation
 
 
NETWORK ACCESS CONTROL DEFINITION (continued): …  In addition to these functions, NAC restricts the data that each particular user can access, as wellas implementing anti-threat applications such as firewalls, antivirus software and spyware-detectionprograms. NAC also regulates and restricts the things individual subscribers can do once they are connected. Several major networking and IT vendors have introduced NAC products.NAC is ideal for corporations and agencies where the user environment can be rigidly controlled. However, some administrators have expressed doubt about the practicality of NAC deployment in networks with large numbers of … 
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