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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 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.

Running Out of Bandwidth? Take a Fresh Look at 100G
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide explores the threat of running out of bandwidth and how you can optimize your services.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

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: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Dyn

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

Data Center Transformation: Virtualization and the Cloud
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This interactive guide outlines some key parts of your data center framework and explores solutions for performance optimization.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Published: 20 Jun 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Why Most Organizations Miss User Response Monitoring—and What to Do About It
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This guide looks at the challenges of user response monitoring, and it shows how you can overcome these challenges and start to get a real handle on your infrastructure performance and how it impacts your users' experience.
Posted: 19 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

CA Technologies.

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.

Overcoming 3 Pitfalls of Ineffective Monitoring Solutions
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This resource reviews the three major pitfalls that enterprises are likely to encounter in the absence of effective monitoring capabilities.
Posted: 18 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

CA Technologies.

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

Control Your Destiny: Why Your Company's CDN Needs To Be Paired With Managed DNS
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores the strategy behind integrating your CDN with managed DNS.
Posted: 11 Jun 2014 | Published: 11 Jun 2014

Dyn

Control Your Destiny: Why Your Company's CDN Needs To Be Paired With Managed DNS
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper explores the strategy behind integrating your CDN with managed DNS.
Posted: 11 Jun 2014 | Published: 11 Jun 2014

Dyn

How to Make Your Hybrid Cloud Transparent
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This expert E-Guide highlights these options as well as new IT tools to help you take charge of the hybrid cloud.
Posted: 10 Jun 2014 | Published: 10 Jun 2014

IBM

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

Case Study: How to Scale Operations and Boost Service Levels
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.

Achieve Peak Network Service Quality with Superior Visibility
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.

Customer Testimony: Effective Infrastructure Monitoring and Management
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.

Support Any Data Center Environment with Unified Monitoring Architecture
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

Network-Powered Application Analytics and Optimization
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper takes an in-depth look at Extreme Network's Purview – a network powered application analytics and optimization tool.
Posted: 27 May 2014 | Published: 27 May 2014

Extreme Networks

Integrating Application Management and Business Analytics with Other IT Management Systems
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide explores a top tool for network visibility and outlines the benefits of centralized visibility and management.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 23 May 2014

Extreme Networks

The Purview™ Solution–Integration With SIEM
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores one unique network monitoring and management system that allows for easy integration with your SIEM platform.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 23 May 2014

Extreme Networks

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
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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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