Black Hat Increases the Efficiency of Its Security Tools

“The performance of GigaSECURE® has been exceptional. I don't even know where the ceiling is because we haven't even come close to hitting it. Everything that we've wanted to do with the company’s solution, we've been able to do.”

Neil R. “Grifter” Wyler
Network Operations Center Lead at Black Hat

Challenges

  • Short deployment window.
  • Pressure for stability, scalability and security from thousands of event attendees.
  • Contention for SPAN ports with high amounts of traffic.

Solution

  • GigaSECURE Security Delivery Platform
    • Reduced bottlenecking and port oversubscription.
    • Enabled rapid root-cause analysis
    • Dramatically reduced time-to-resolution
  • Plixer Scrutinizer
  • RSA NetWitness Suite

Benefits

  • Visibility into network traffic and threats that previously could not have been detected.
  • Lower security tool costs
  • Elimination of tool port contention.