Visibility Solutions

Garland Technology is committed to educating the benefits of having a strong foundation of network visibility and access. By providing this insight we protect the security of data across your network and beyond.

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Garland Technology's resource library offers free use of white papers, eBooks, use cases, infographics, data sheets, video demos and more.

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The TAP into Technology blog provides the latest news and insights on network access and visibility, including: network security, network monitoring and appliance connectivity and guest blogs from Industry experts and technology partners

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Our extensive technology partnership ecosystem solves critical problems when it comes to network security, monitoring, application analysis, forensics and packet inspection.

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Garland Technology is dedicated to high standards in quality and reliability, while delivering the greatest economical solutions for enterprise, service providers, and government agencies worldwide.

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Whether you are ready to make a network TAP your foundation of visibility or just have questions, please contact us. Ask us about the Garland Difference!

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TAP Into Technology

Leading the Way in Network Technology

Chris Bihary

Chris Bihary has been in the network performance industry for over 20 years. Bihary has established collaborative partnerships with technology companies to complement product performance through the integration of network test access points. Previously, Bihary was Managing Partner at Network Critical.

Recent Posts

What’s Your Palo Alto NGFW Deployment Plan?

A firewall is a network security device that monitors both incoming and outgoing network traffic, and based on a set of rules, decides whether to allow or block that traffic, protecting the network. Whether you are replacing a legacy firewall or adding an additional NGFW (Next-Generation Firewall) for internal security, a detailed deployment plan is required.
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Top 10 Security Challenges of 2019

on 12/5/19 8:00 AM By | Chris Bihary | 0 Comments | Network Security Network Visibility/Monitoring
In 2019 our team was at dozens of trade shows and conferences around the world. While we were out in the field, we surveyed thousands of people at events like CiscoLive, InfoSec, RSA, Cyber Security Summits, and FutureCons, asking them, what is the biggest security challenge facing your organization this year? We spoke with consultants, technology partners, resellers, integrators, and end users across all industries, with organizations of different shapes and sizes, and while the responses were extremely varied, these 10 topics kept coming up in responses.
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Networking News [Hospital Breaches Prove Fatal + California Privacy Laws]

Here are some snippets of news and stories happening around the technological world and how it can affect the industry as a whole. For the month of November,  we will be focusing on effects on hospital breaches, tips to avoid network downtime for CyberMonday and many more.
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­­­MSSPs: The Pros and Cons of Outsourcing Network Security

on 11/7/19 8:00 AM By | Chris Bihary | 0 Comments | Network Security Inline Security Appliances
 When firewalls emerged to protect networks in the early 1990s, outsourcing cyber security to a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) wasn’t even a consideration. However, defending your network from sophisticated cyber attackers today requires a laundry list of appliances and applications, including DDoS protection, intrusion prevention systems (IPS), web application firewalls, data loss prevention, security information and management, deep packet inspection, Wireshark, network analyzers, and more.  With so many requirements just from an appliance perspective, it’s easy for companies to become overwhelmed by their growing cyber security budget. Like many other aspects of your business, outsourcing security might make sense now—but do your research before deciding. Before diving into the world of MSSPs, check out these pros and cons to see if outsourcing security is right for you.
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Networking News [Tool Sprawl + MSP Credibility]

Here are some snippets of news and stories happening around the technological world and how it can affect the industry as a whole. For the month of October,  we will be focusing on what is a tool sprawl,  questioning an MSP provider's credibility and also understanding networking security's best practices.
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Garland Prisms: A New Cloud Visibility Solution

on 10/3/19 8:00 AM By | Chris Bihary | 0 Comments | Network Visibility/Monitoring Cloud Solutions
The cloud is the future of networking. Over the last few years, we’ve heard from more and more of our customers that they are considering public or private cloud as an option to either supplement or replace some of their traditional data centers. As the industry leading provider of network test access points and purpose-built packet brokers, I realized that Garland Technology needed to develop a cloud TAP solution that would provide our customers with the same level of access to their data in the cloud, that we have traditionally provided with our hardware solutions.
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