The Catalyst 2950 / 2960 NetFlow Support is sought after because it is one of the most prolific switches produced by Cisco. Sometimes it seems like every company we talk to has one and since we are a NetFlow and IPFIX company, we come across a lot of consumers who want to collect NetFlow from them. Customers are in luck.
Most companies are taking the position that BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) is allowing businesses to gain more productivity from their work force. Because of this, Mobile Workers are on the rise and it is creating a new IT challenge. “Certain bring-your-own-device strategies present certain security risks: the introduction of mobile malware onto a hospital network, for example,” said Lynne Dunbrack, IDC Health Insights program director. Some hospitals embracing BYOD, are restricting BYOD devices to Internet access only. Why? Read more
The Sonicwall NetFlow Analyzer supports not only most industry standard IP flow protocols such as sFlow, jFlow, NetFlow, Flexible Netflow, and IPFIX, but it also specializes in sonicOS NetFlow reporting. It is, in my opinion, the best way to get the most out of SonicOS NetFlow.
Besides the traditional flow octets delta count, source and destination ports and source and destination IP addresses; SonicWALL brings more to the table. SonicWALL NetFlow support was introduced in SonicOS 5.8. Some benefits include network planning and monitoring, application and user monitoring, security analysis and more. Read more