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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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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

The Battle Of The Bandwidth

After an epic 15 year reign at number one, 10G tools begin their descent down the charts of network infrastructure, making way for the rise of “hot” 100G technology.  Iconic sensations like big data infrastructure and the explosion of bandwidth-intensive applications in large enterprises dropped the bass for 10G networking tools. Cisco, a preferred partner of Garland technology, released the Bidirectional 40G Fiber Connectivity, a real crowd-pleaser to help bandwidth accessibility.
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Network TAPs: The Ultimate Draft Pick for Your Security Defense Team

In every draft – whether it's fantasy or pro – the first pick is the most important. Often, it’s the foundation upon which the entire rest of the team is built. The same can be said for your security defense team. Firewalls, intrusion detection systems, web application filtering equipment, and other security appliances are all power players, but they need a strong foundation to function properly. That’s why a purpose-built network TAP should always be your first pick. Take a moment to review the stats and I’m sure you’ll agree too.
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Networking News: IoT Risks + Network Monitoring in the Cloud Era

In this day and age, the networking world is constantly changing with discovered risks and issues from new technology, monitoring and security measures in new cloud environments and many more. With so much note-worthy news, here are snippets from interesting and important stories and updates in the industry this month, and what it could mean for the industry as a whole.
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Networking News: Security Spring Cleaning + Public Cloud

The networking world is ever changing, with new monitoring and security tools entering the market, companies introducing exciting new technology, partnerships being formed to create disruptive solutions, and more. With so much note-worthy news, here are some of the most important news stories and updates in the industry this month and what that could mean for the industry as a whole.   
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SPAN WARS: Dropping packets in a network near you

on 5/2/19 8:00 AM By | Chris Bihary | 0 Comments | Network TAPs TAPs vs SPAN
You’ve been tasked with implementing a new performance monitoring tool in your network for advanced application layer visibility. After extensive research you’ve decided a Flowmon Probe is the best solution for your needs, allowing the monitoring of network performance, enhancing user experience, and optimizing MS SQL database performance.  Beyond that it will also deliver detailed information about who communications with whom, when, how long, how often, how much data has been sent, and much more information from L2 - L4.
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The 101 Series: Quick Connect Tips for Inline Security Appliances

on 4/11/19 8:00 AM By | Chris Bihary | 0 Comments | Network TAPs In Band Security Appliances The 101 Series
You just bought a brand new inline security appliance—a next-gen firewall, intrusion prevention system (IPS), data leakage prevention (DLP) system or web application firewall—and you’re ready to deploy it in your network. But then it sits in a box for months because you look at the network design and can’t decide where the new appliance will fit in. The whole point of an inline security appliance is to actively analyze every bit, byte and packet® you send to it—let’s go over the keys to connecting your new inline security appliance for optimal network access. 
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