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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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Top 5 Requirements for Today’s NGFW
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
VIDEO: Popular data breaches like those at eBay and Monsanto have led to an increasing desire among organizations to leverage next generation firewalls. This webinar explains the top drivers, features, and decision criteria for these firewalls.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Premiered: 06 Jun 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

How to Consolidate Identities for Office 365 and Cloud Access
sponsored by Radiant Logic, Inc.
WEBCAST: This webcast offers top, simple recommendations on how to extend existing identity and access management strategies to the cloud.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 18, 2014

Radiant Logic, Inc.

HID Global's ActivID® Authentication: Trailer
sponsored by HID
WEBCAST: In this webcast, catch a glimpse of an authentication system that offers layered tools to ensure secure remote access to any organization's private cloud and protected data.
Posted: 18 Nov 2013 | Premiered: Nov 18, 2013

HID

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

An Introduction to Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) & Internet Single Sign-On
sponsored by Ping Identity Corporation
VIDEOCAST: Check out this videocast to learn about Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML): what it is, how it works, and why it's important.
Posted: 11 Aug 2009 | Premiered: Aug 11, 2009

Ping Identity Corporation

On-demand Webcast: User Provisioning: Gaining the Most Bang for the IT Buck
sponsored by Dell Software
WEBCAST: Streamline and simplify to better manage the provisioning process. This information-packed Webcast includes tips on how to save time, decrease errors and automate your provisioning process.
Posted: 24 Jul 2007 | Premiered: Jul 24, 2007

Dell Software

Remote Replication of an Oracle 10g Database Using Continuous Access/EVA
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
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 Company

Application Discovery Tool
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
TRIAL SOFTWARE: With the Sophos Application Discovery Tool, you can quickly perform a scan and find the applications installed on your network, both legitimate and unwanted. The tool can be run without uninstalling or deactivating your current anti-virus software.
Posted: 16 Apr 2009 | Premiered: 29 Feb 2008

Sophos, Inc.

The Authoritative ID Store Is Dead - How Cloud Changes Provisioning
sponsored by Intel
WEBCAST: Cloud computing provides additional value by offering a reduction in upfront costs and increased scalability. These benefits are just a few of the reasons why companies are looking to the cloud for user provisioning tools. Watch this webcast to find out how your company can take advantage of cloud-based user provisioning.
Posted: 03 Oct 2011 | Premiered: Oct 3, 2011

Intel

Podcast: Automating Access Certification in Just 17 Days
sponsored by Aveksa
PODCAST: This podcast describes why one of your peers implemented a particular IAM solution to automate their certification process and also offers best practices that will help you as you start your own IAM program.
Posted: 10 Aug 2012 | Premiered: Aug 10, 2012

Aveksa
 
 
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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