GigaVUE Visibility Appliances

High-performance network packet brokers — with built-in core intelligence

See the Data Traversing Your Network

GigaVUE® Visibility Appliances deliver consistent insight into data that travels across your network, including data centers and remote sites. With the Gigamon solution, you will have the coverage and control you need to safeguard critical network and business assets.

GigaVUE Appliances enable you to:

  • Aggregate traffic collected via TAPs across your network.
  • Use core intelligence to optimize Flow Mapping®, GigaStream® traffic distribution and physical bypass.
  • Optimize traffic with GigaSMART® intelligence applications for both hardware optimization and built-in app licensing.
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Deploy an Intelligent Network

GigaVUE Visibility Appliances

The GigaVUE H Series scales to fit any capacity and need, from remote office to end-of-row data center deployments. Customize each with modular chassis options, depending upon the power required by your specific use case.

Achieve real-time visibility into your network.

Gain control, coverage and performance — transparently and seamlessly by consolidating all network traffic. Automatically filter and remove duplicate data — before it reaches security tools.

The result? Tools receive the most relevant data streams to work efficiently and effectively.

GigaVUE Visibility Appliances enable enterprises to:

  • Eliminate data contention
  • Accommodate Layer 2 to Layer 7 and session-aware filtering
  • Power decryption of SSL traffic out-of-band
  • Facilitate data de-duplication
  • Enable bypass protection for inline security tools
  • Generate metadata for security and behavioral analytics
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Which GigaVUE is Right for You?

Regardless of size, each appliance runs GigaVUE-OS, supports end-to-end orchestration with clustering and GigaVUE-FM and enables traffic intelligence via GigaSMART.

Features GigaVUE-HC1 GigaVUE-HC2 GigaVUE-HC3
100Gb interfaces   8 64
40Gb interfaces   24 64
10Gb interfaces 20 96 128
1Gb interfaces 24 96  
GigaSMART® processing capacity 20Gb
(+20 x 10Gb or 24 x 1Gb)
(+64 x 10Gb)
(+20 x 100Gb)
Inline bypass support 10/100/1000Mb, 1Gb/10Gb 10/100/1000Mb, 1Gb/10Gb, 40Gb 10Gb/40Gb/100Gb
Embedded Taps 10/100/1000Mb 10/100/100Mb, 1Gb/10Gb  
# Rack Units 1 2 3


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“Not only do we need to monitor the performance of our environment, but in today’s world of breaches and hackers targeting patient data and information, it’s absolutely necessary to have advanced feature-rich solutions to monitor and secure that information. The question becomes how to feed these solutions and integrate them into a holistic monitoring infrastructure.”

Matt Plitnik • IT Infrastructure Manager • Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

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