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ALSO CALLED: Networkmonitor, Network Traffic Monitoring, Network Behavior Monitoring, Monitoring Network, Network Performance Monitoring
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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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.

A Data Center Fabric is Critical to a Next-Generation Data Center
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores the need for a data center fabric in your next-generation data center.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Five Secrets of Highly Effective Data Centers
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores five secrets of highly effective data centers.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

5 DNS Security Risks That Keep You Up At Night
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores 5 DNS security risks and what you can do to prevent them.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Published: 08 Jan 2014

Dyn

Viewing Application Performance from the End-User Perspective
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces Application-Aware Network Performance Management, which quickly identifies the root cause of performance issues within a complex application environment.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Published: 16 Jun 2014

Fluke Networks

OpenFlow-based SDN Data Center Interconnect
sponsored by NEC Corporation of America
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the benefits of SDN and how it differs from your traditional networks. Read on to learn how delivering messages and other types of content to a variety of Web users has transformed into a simple process due to this flexible type of network.
Posted: 05 Jun 2014 | Published: 05 Jun 2014

NEC Corporation of America

Scale Operations and Boost Service Levels While Keeping Cost and Growth In Mind
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This case study tells the story of one organization's partnership with a service provider that delivers significant improvements in performance and availability while also efficiently managing costs and business growth.
Posted: 05 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

CA Technologies.

Gain Visibility With a Network Monitoring Solution
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper goes into detail as to how CA Nimsoft Monitor provides complete network visibility and ensures that you achieve the highest levels of business service quality.
Posted: 04 Jun 2014 | Published: 28 Sep 2012

CA Technologies.

Are You Looking for a Way to End the Finger Pointing and Improve your Customers’ Experience?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the benefits of a monitoring solution that equips enterprise IT organizations and service providers with capabilities to dramatically improve service quality and reduce the costs and time of IT service delivery.
Posted: 04 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

CA Technologies.

IT Managers: It's Time to Overcome Infrastructure Challenges
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights infrastructure monitoring and management solutions and provides validation of these solutions based on actual customer experiences.
Posted: 04 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

CA Technologies.

Manage Critical IT Resources with a Durable IT Management Platform
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives a technical breakdown of the features and capabilities of CA Nimsoft Monitor, an IT monitoring tool built to support both traditional data centers and new virtualized and cloud environments.
Posted: 04 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

CA Technologies.

Designing a Secure DNS Architecture
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses how your organization can design a scalable and secure DNS architecture, examining what tools to use and what security threats you should be preparing for.
Posted: 29 May 2014 | Published: 29 May 2014

Infoblox

A Cohesive Approach to Addressing Advanced Targeted Attacks
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource features a 5-component threat prevention framework that takes existing technologies to the next level to better protect your vulnerable networks from today's advanced threats.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 09 May 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Next-gen Application Delivery Controllers: An Intelligent Path to Active-Active Clusters
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide explores the role of these next-generation ADCs and provides insight on their effectiveness.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 09 May 2014

Citrix

Unified Monitoring: A Business Perspective
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: In the past few years, the enterprise computing landscape has changed dramatically. These changes are rendering legacy monitoring tools, which have their roots in the computing environments of a decade or more ago, virtually useless. This paper explores today's computing trends and their monitoring implications for businesses.
Posted: 19 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

CA Technologies.

Big Five in Overdrive- Are State and Local Networks Ready?
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores state and local governments - asking the question, are their networks ready for the "Big Five of IT."
Posted: 18 Jun 2014 | Published: 10 Feb 2014

Brocade

Building a Better Network Security Strategy
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource discusses what features a network security strategy should cover in order to ensure success in today's business world.
Posted: 06 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Planning a Private Enterprise Cloud?
sponsored by KEMP Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores the role of SDN and load balancing when planning your private cloud.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014

KEMP Technologies

An Essential Guide to Application Delivery Controllers
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores a top-tier application delivery controller and how it can help your organization with web application delivery, load balancing and more.
Posted: 12 May 2014 | Published: 12 May 2014

Citrix

The Fight for Full Network Visibility in a Dangerous World
sponsored by APCON, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights critical features your network security strategies may be missing that are mandatory in today's advanced threat environment.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 09 May 2014

APCON, Inc.

The Differences Between End User Experience Management and APM
sponsored by Aternity
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the benefits of application performance management can benefit your network and end-user experience.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Aternity

Is Your Network Traffic Invisible?
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: This brief guide explores the importance of network monitoring and outlines the benefits of increased visibility.
Posted: 09 May 2014 | Published: 09 May 2014

GlobalScape

APCON INTELLAFLEX-36 Port 10G Time Stamping and Packet Slicing Blade
sponsored by APCON, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the challenges that data centers face when it comes to network monitoring. It also explains the performance capabilities and benefits of blade servers from APCON.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

APCON, Inc.

Monitor Your Virtual Network to Maintain 100% Visibility
sponsored by APCON, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief whitepaper explores a unique tool for monitoring your network and maintaining 100% visibility.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

APCON, 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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