Corporate networks are being forced to reckon with amplified levels of traffic as technology changes and advances. In addition to monitoring and fortifying the network against possible cyberattacks, IT departments have to factor in the growing use of personal devices in the workplace, and third-party applications for business management. Having the ability to access network traffic is an important component, but it’s only the first step in keeping your network secure. You also need to make sure all of the data you do have access to is being distributed to the tools that can analyze this traffic properly, which is why Test Access Points (TAPs) are crucial. By Alastair Hartrup, CEO, Network Critical.
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