Interface Masters Launches 24 Port 10 Gigabit Hardware PacketMaster Integrated with Twelve 10 Gigabit Passive TAP Segments
News Release from:
Interface Masters Inc
04 November 2011
Interface Masters Technologies announced the first member of a new product family of 10G PacketMaster Systems that supports 24 Ports of 10Gb sophisticated Hardware-based LoadBalancing tightly integrated with 12 built in segments of 10G Passive Fiber TAP. Niagara 3224PT provides extensive packet management functionality including filtering capabilities, L2-L3-L4 filtering, packet slicing, mirroring options, session based traffic distribution and traffic aggregation.
In addition, the 12 passive TAP segments support full duplex, zero packet loss, passive 10G network monitoring of critical network links. The PacketMaster supports 12 segments of 10G passive multi-mode and single-mode TAP. Niagara 3224PT has local and remote management including an intuitive and simple-to-use Web-GUI which enables easy configuration.
“Niagara 3224PT is an intelligently designed, first-of-its-kind 10G super TAP, packet distribution and passive monitoring system built upon leading edge technologies that enables datacenters, service providers, tier 1 security providers, and enterprises to attain full visibility into the network and proactively manage data distribution, security, and network monitoring all in one comprehensive system,” states Ben Askarinam, founder and CEO of Interface Masters Technologies. “The sophisticated 960Gbps system demonstrates Interface Masters’ ingenuity in delivering advanced and innovative systems that address unmet market demands at an unmatched price-performance.”
Niagara 3224PT provides 960Gbps real traffic processing/monitoring and features that are essential for security applications, datacenter applications and data monitoring appliances including:
Versatile traffic distribution
Session based load balancing --Enabling multiple appliances to monitor a network segment
24 Bidirectional and configurable ports including speed and media
12 segments Passive TAP for network monitoring
Traffic Mirroring, aggregation and redirection: one-to-one, many-to-one, one-to-many, and many-to-many
Advanced Management Capabilities including Syslog, TACACS+, RMON, HTTPS, SSH and CLI management
Dual Redundant power supplies
Pricing and Availability
The product is available for evaluation and volume production.