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Competitive Landscape: Network Forensics Tools

Published: 03 July 2014

ID: G00263758

Analyst(s): Lawrence Pingree


Traditional full-packet capture network forensics providers fight fiercely to stay relevant against emerging competitive concepts and several large providers evolving their solutions to enhance visibility across the IT infrastructure stack.

Table Of Contents


  • Market Definition
    • Network Forensic Tools and Appliances
    • NFT Product Classes
  • Competitive Situation and Trends
    • Market Drivers
    • Market Inhibitors
    • Current Trends
    • Emerging Trends
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
  • Competitive Profiles
    • AccessData Group
    • Blue Coat
    • RSA, The Security Division of EMC
    • Glimmerglass Cyber Solutions
    • IBM
    • Narus
    • NetScout Systems
    • JDSU (Network Instruments)
    • Niksun
    • Novetta Solutions
    • FireEye (nPulse Technologies)
    • PacketSled
    • Riverbed
    • WildPackets
    • Other NFT Technology Providers
  • References and Methodology

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