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DEFINITION: Port mirroring, also known as a roving analysis port, is a method of monitoring network traffic that forwards a copy of each incoming and outgoing packet from one port of a network switch to another port where the packet can be studied. A network administrator uses port mirroring as a diagnostic tool or debugging feature, especially when fending off an attack. It enables the administrator to keep  … 
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Network Monitoring and your SIEM Solution
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide provides insight into an effective network monitoring solution and how it can enhance your SIEM strategy.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 18 Apr 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

Unified Visibility Fabric Architecture – A New Approach to Visibility
sponsored by Gigamon
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores a new strategy for network visibility enhancement and it will revolutionize your existing infrastructure.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Gigamon

Optimizing your Network with Network Performance Hubs
sponsored by Equinix
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores strategies for meeting your network challenges and how you can optimize your network and application performance.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Equinix

The Convergence of Network Performance Monitoring and Application Performance Management
sponsored by Compuware
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide explores the importance of converging network performance monitoring and application performance management.
Posted: 16 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Compuware

Top 5 IT Benefits of the Next-Generation Workplace
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores 5 top IT benefits of the next-generation workplace and how with the right network tools in place, you can reap the maximum benefits of mobility.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Aruba Networks

Everything You Need to Know About CDN Load Balancing
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores everything you need to know about CDN load balancing and how you can enhance your network.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 10 Apr 2014

Dyn

Email Security: How to Keep Your Brand Safe
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: Email is one of the most targeted sources for cybercrime, so without an effective email security solution, your network is at risk. This informative guide explores some top strategies for email security and how to keep your network safe.
Posted: 09 Apr 2014 | Published: 06 Apr 2014

Dyn

Evaluating Cost Of A DDoS Attack
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: This brief whitepaper evaluates the costs of DDoS attacks and explores what current organizations are doing to prevent them.
Posted: 09 Apr 2014 | Published: 09 Apr 2014

Dyn

Premier Academic Medical Center Required Enterprise Level Server Load Balancing (SLB) Solution
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores and effective server load balancing (SLB) solution and how it can increase application performance with the help of ADCs.
Posted: 08 Apr 2014 | Published: 08 Apr 2014

A10 Networks

Buyer's Criteria for Advanced Malware Protection
sponsored by Sourcefire
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the current state of malware in today's threat landscape and discusses some of the top strategies for stopping sophisticated malware.
Posted: 07 Apr 2014 | Published: 07 Apr 2014

Sourcefire

Addressing the Malware Challenge: Strategies At Work
sponsored by Sourcefire
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the current threat landscape, and what businesses are doing to prevent advanced malware from breaching their system.
Posted: 07 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Sourcefire

Preventing Data Center Downtime
sponsored by Gigamon
WHITE PAPER: It goes without saying that your data center is the lifeblood of your organization. This guide explores how you can minimize data center downtime and why doing so is extremely important.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Gigamon

4 Reasons to Outsource Your DNS
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: Minimizing network downtime is a top priority for all IT departments and this informative whitepaper explores 4 top reasons to outsource your DNS.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 04 Apr 2014

Dyn

Latest IT Trends For Secure Mobile Collaboration
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores some of the latest IT trends for secure mobile collaboration, and outlines how you can situate your network infrastructure for smooth deployment.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Cisco

How to Set a Network Performance Baseline for Network Monitoring
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide covers the benefits of a network performance baseline when it comes to solving top network monitoring challenges.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 26 Mar 2014

Ixia

What to Look for When Evaluating Next-Generation Firewalls (Edu)
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This paper summarizes the results of three independent tests conducted by Network World, ICSA Labs and NSS Labs comparing next-generation firewall performance, cost and functionality.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 10 Dec 2012

Dell Software

Dell Precision Performance Optimizer (DPPO)
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the importance of utilizing easy-to-use tools that monitor system resources, track workload characteristics and help identify problem areas and configure as necessary.
Posted: 14 Mar 2014 | Published: 14 Mar 2014

Dell, Inc.

How to Maximize XenApp and XenDesktop Performance by Combining Citrix Director / EdgeSight and eG Innovations
sponsored by Citrix and eG Innovations
WHITE PAPER: Attend this online webinar to learn about next-gen performance monitoring best practices that you need to put in place to get the most out of your Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop investments and reliably deliver virtual desktops and applications to users.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 16 Apr 2014

Citrix and eG Innovations

Comparing Network and Server Monitoring Tools
sponsored by LogicMonitor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper interviews 5 data center managers and explores a head-to-head comparison of 2 different network and server monitoring tools.
Posted: 07 Mar 2014 | Published: 07 Mar 2014

LogicMonitor

Authoritative Guide to Advanced LTE Testing
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: Find out how to measure the critical elements of network performance under real-world conditions and extreme scale in order to take the guesswork out of determining network quality.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 06 Mar 2014

Ixia

Protecting DNS Infrastructure - Inside and Out
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: This guide takes a look at some top threats your network faces and explores the strategies needed to defend yourself against DNS-based attacks.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Infoblox

A Cybercriminal's Guide to Exploiting DNS for Fun and Profit
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores current network security trends and how to protect your DNS from various cyber-attacks.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Infoblox

Poison Ivy: Assessing Damage and Extracting Intelligence
sponsored by FireEye
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the current threat landscape and more specifically Poison Ivy, a remote access tool that has been used in several high-profile malware campaigns. Read on to learn which tools you need to defend yourself from this form of cybercrime.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

FireEye

SaaS vs. Premise-based Monitoring: 9 Reasons Why SaaS Makes More Sense
sponsored by LogicMonitor
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource for the 9 benefits of SaaS, and to find out why server and network monitoring is ideal for a cloud-based model.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 05 Mar 2014

LogicMonitor

Modern, High-Velocity Application Delivery
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores a unique application delivery strategy and how you can enhance network speed and performance while lowering operational costs.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

CA Technologies.
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NETWORK MONITORING DEFINITION (continued): …  close track of switch performance and alter it if necessary. Port mirroring can be managed locally or remotely.An administrator configures port mirroring by assigning a port from which to copy all packets and another port where those packets will be sent. A packet bound for or heading away from the first port will be forwarded onto the second port as well. The administrator places a protocol analyzer on the port receiving the mirrored data to monitor each segment separately. The analyzer captures and evaluates the data without affecting the client on the original port. The monitor port may … 
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