Boulder, CO. (PRWEB) March 05, 2013
Enterprise Management Associates (EMA), a leading IT and data management research and consulting firm, today announced it will host a research Webinar entitled “Best Practices for Deploying Packet-based Network and Security Monitoring in Cisco Environments” featuring EMA Managing Research Director, Jim Frey, and Anue Worldwide Systems Engineering Manager, Mo Rozenhart.
As networks grow and the criticality of the applications and services they deliver climbs, network planning, management, and security teams are increasingly turning towards network monitoring switches as a key element within monitoring architectures. In parallel, monitoring switches are maturing rapidly, adding advanced features to meet specific packet-based network and security monitoring requirements. Cisco offers advanced network infrastructure equipment that commonly comprises enterprise network infrastructures and creates specific needs and opportunities that must be accommodated within any monitoring strategy.
This Webinar will focus on the specific challenges with deploying packet-based monitoring in Cisco-based networks and examines solutions to meet these needs.
Attendees will learn:
-Where to deploy network monitoring switches within the network
-Techniques for alleviating the limitations of SPAN
-Ways of monitoring in and around Top of Rack switches
-Approaches for establishing visibility into n-tier architectures
-Methods for seeing through virtual networking constructs such as VN-Tag
The Webinar is Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. EDT. Register at: http://research.enterprisemanagement.com/packet-based-network-security-monitoring-webinar-pr.html
About Enterprise Management Associates (EMA)
Founded in 1996, Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) is a leading industry analyst firm that specializes in providing deep insight across the full spectrum of IT and data management technologies. EMA analysts leverage a unique combination of practical experience, insight into industry best practices, and in-depth knowledge of current and planned vendor solutions to help its clients achieve their goals. Learn more about EMA research, analysis, and consulting services for enterprise line of business users, IT professionals and IT vendors at http://www.enterprisemanagement.com or blogs.enterprisemanagement.com.