Successful protocol analysis in modern network structures

Hunting the Invisible

Conclusions

Virtual networks and server structures require additional mechanisms to ensure visibility of the data streams. It makes no difference whether the virtual machines are implemented on one physical host or distributed across multiple physical hosts – the data streams can no longer be captured for monitoring, analysis, or control. To ensure successful monitoring, it is important to correlate events at the physical and logical level. This task can be handled by a visibility structure that, at the same time, gives the IT department access to critical information.

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