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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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A Consolidated Platform for Next-Generation Firewall and Secure Web Gateway Services
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper first defines next-generation firewalls, secure web gateways, and their capabilities, and then specifically discusses the Fortinet FortiGate NGFW and the results of ESG Lab's evaluation and testing of the device.
Posted: 16 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

What You Really Want From Infrastructure Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how you can leverage a single system that can monitor everything in your IT operations environment. Read on to learn how you can leverage an architecture that delivers end-to-end visibility across the IT operations environment.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

CA Technologies.

Why Most Organizations Miss User Response Monitoring—And What To Do About It
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Access this guide to examine the challenges of user response monitoring. You'll also get tips to overcome these challenges and start to get a real handle on your infrastructure performance and how it impacts your users' experience.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

CA Technologies.

Failover Strategies on the Cisco UCS B Series Chassis
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how Cisco's popular and powerful Unified Computing Solution is driven by the flexibility and agility of the hardware failover options and Service Profiles.
Posted: 29 Sep 2014 | Published: 29 Sep 2014

Global Knowledge

Probleu Builds a Winning MSP Business with N-Able by Solarwinds
sponsored by N-able Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Access this case study to learn how this MSP eventually chose to leverage the IT channel's #1 RMM and MSP service automation platform.
Posted: 22 Sep 2014 | Published: 19 Sep 2014

N-able Technologies

MY IT Reboots RMM Automation with N-Able by Solarwinds
sponsored by N-able Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to learn how a top-tier MSP that meets the IT needs of small to midsized businesses was able to leverage a new RMM platform. You'll learn the top 10 reasons more MSPs are choosing this solution.
Posted: 18 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Sep 2014

N-able Technologies

Transforming Resiliency and TCO
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The branch office has always been a dilemma for IT teams.  They're a critical point of productivity and revenue, but come with a tremendous amount of overhead and risk.
Posted: 18 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Bluewave Computing Realizes Million-Dollar Productivity Gains with N-Able Technologies
sponsored by N-able Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Access this case study to learn how one organization was able to upgrade their service automation platform and deliver benefits in terms of improved productivity, efficiency, and customer retention.
Posted: 16 Sep 2014 | Published: 16 Sep 2014

N-able Technologies

Healthcare Giant Accelerates into Future of Wireless
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how Cisco deployed solutions for high-bandwidth and high-density wireless locations within a hospital system with 14,800 employees, a massive campus, and 10,000 devices accessing the network at any given time.
Posted: 02 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Achieving Optimal Network Visibility: Best Practices
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this expert E-Guide, uncover new application performance management platforms with deeper visibility into end-user experience and native mobile applications.
Posted: 15 Aug 2014 | Published: 15 Aug 2014

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

SDN: A pragmatic approach to increasing network agility from HP Network Services
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: The promise of software-defined networking (SDN) goes well beyond increased automation.  Its true value is the ability to free IT to focus on the quality of business, rather than network operations.
Posted: 11 Aug 2014 | Published: 12 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Backup Software and Integrated Appliances
sponsored by Asigra
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise backup is among the oldest, most-performed tasks for IT professionals. Gartner provides analysis and evaluation of the leading providers that offer a range of traditional to innovative recovery capabilities.
Posted: 11 Aug 2014 | Published: 16 Jun 2014

Asigra

Enabling Ubiquitous Visibility in Virtualized Enterprises
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the lack of visibility in the context of monitoring and troubleshooting end-to-end application performance and introduces one company's network performance management solution.
Posted: 04 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Ensuring the Availability of Your IBM Tivoli Monitoring Infrastructure
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses four different components of the Tivoli monitoring infrastructure for creating a high availability environment while providing redundancy and failover capacity.
Posted: 04 Aug 2014 | Published: 08 Jul 2014

Global Knowledge

How to Make Apps Run More Efficiently in the Age of the Cloud
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details many of the issues that applications operations staff currently face; explains the requirements that today's applications operations groups have for an application performance management solution; and lists a number of suggestions for organizations currently choosing between APM solutions.
Posted: 01 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

10 Ways for Developers to Benefit from Application Performance Management Solutions
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers ten key strategies for developers looking to improve the quality and performance of their software through application management (APM) solutions.
Posted: 01 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Comparison Guide: Riverbed SteelCentral vs. Fluke Networks
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the primary functions under the "performance management" umbrella, from network mapping to end-user experience, and describes one company's approach to tackling all of the use cases and demands of IT in this arena.
Posted: 31 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

The Path to Network Performance Nirvana
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive infographic will show you why you need to enable better visibility into your network performance.
Posted: 31 Jul 2014 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource covers the importance of network performance monitoring and diagnostics for detecting application issues, identifying root causes and performing capacity planning and details the pros and cons for 15 leading vendors.
Posted: 31 Jul 2014 | Published: 06 Mar 2014

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Riverbed Advances Visibility into Virtual Data Centers
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper looks at an upgraded tool that can enhance your visibility into your network.
Posted: 31 Jul 2014 | Published: 12 Jul 2012

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

LogRhythm's Security Intelligence Platform
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes LogRhythm's Security Intelligence Platform, which combines enterprise-class SIEM, Log Management, File Integrity Monitoring, and Machine Analytics with Host and Network Forensics to provide profound visibility into threats and risks to which organizations are otherwise blind.
Posted: 31 Jul 2014 | Published: 29 Jul 2014

LogRhythm, Inc.

How to Optimise Existing Network Capacity and Make a Case for More Bandwidth
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides five principles for effective capacity planning, discusses the limitations of traditional approaches to capacity planning, and proposes burst utilization as a solution.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

Fluke Networks

Comparing Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Technologies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This highly informative white paper from Gartner objectively evaluates a variety of SIEM technologies on a number of critical dimensions, including market responsiveness, customer experience, and pricing.
Posted: 24 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jun 2014

IBM

Unified Threat Management Guide
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This guide looks at two of the most popular threat management platforms on the market and explores the benefits of each.
Posted: 02 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Sophos, Inc.

Data Center Network Evolution: Prepare to Deliver Business Value
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide explores the growth of cloud computing, virtualization and modern enterprise applications and how you can better adapt your data center to support these technologies.
Posted: 25 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.
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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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