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Frank Rubio

Frank is Sr. Director of Business Development at Garland Technology, and is responsible for Technology Partnerships, Strategic Alliances, OEM, and Emerging Market business growth.

Recent Posts

How to enable efficient and secure Industrial Control Systems

The factory of the future is digital and networked.  The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and Industry 4.0 are a further optimization of processes and faster production cycles for production companies and critical infrastructures.  Industry 4.0 refers to the current trend of automation and data communication in manufacturing technologies. It includes cyber-physical systems, the Internet of Things, cloud computing and cognitive computing.  The basic principle of Industry 4.0 is that by connecting machines, work pieces and systems; businesses are creating intelligent networks along the entire value chain that can control each other autonomously. In an Industry 4.0 factory, components and systems are able to gain self-awareness and become self-predictive, which will provide management with more insight on the status of the factory.
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Ensuring Digital Experience Management with Riverbed SteelCentral and Garland Technology

on 6/14/18 8:00 AM By | Frank Rubio | 0 Comments | Technology Partners
We are now living in a world of digital business.  Digital technology is a top priority for business leaders, and investing in digital initiatives will continue to grow at an aggressive pace, doubling within three years.  Although Digital Transformation is here, most companies do not effectively manage this digital experience.
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TAP One Link to Add Resiliency to Your Cisco Deployment

As part of the Cisco Solution Partner Program, Garland Technology helps provide visibility and access for Cisco security and performance monitoring solutions. The partnership provides value to companies deploying Cisco products including the ASA/Firepower NGFWs.
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Garland & ExtraHop Team Up To Provide Real-time Data Capture for End-to-End Visibility

on 12/14/17 8:00 AM By | Frank Rubio | 0 Comments | Technology Partners Network Visibility/Monitoring
We recently partnered with ExtraHop, a leader in real-time IT Analytics, which gives IT Operations, Network, and Security teams comprehensive visibility across everything from network performance to website user experience. The Garland and ExtraHop platform partnership provides 100% network visibility with an end-to-end infrastructure that eliminates network blind spots. Garland’s network TAPs and packet brokers tap at the live wire for 100% packet capture. By securing the data at the physical layer through reliable network TAPs, the ExtraHop platform provides real-time application visibility to monitor, protect, block, and analyze traffic in real time, all the time.
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