Network Packet Brokers: A strategic approach for optimizing network & security monitoring infrastructure and ROI

Tuesday September 25, 2012
TIME: 2:00pm ET/ 11:00am PT

Do you need to manage a global data network – LAN and WAN – to ensure proper application performance, security and service availability? Are you experiencing growing complexity and service requirements (e.g. app-level monitoring, new security needs, global scope), with limited ability to deploy new tools? Do you need to leverage existing tools within a higher speed network?

Learn how you can do more with less…

What Attendees will learn:

  • How to achieve effective monitoring of application and network performance, with optimal tool efficiency
  • How Network Packet Brokers can reduce network downtime and churn
  • How to manage network upgrades (e.g. 1•10•40G Ethernet) and their impact on supporting infrastructure (monitoring, security, etc).
Who should attend:
  • Service providers, government agencies and enterprises who utilize IT tools for network performance monitoring or security intelligence.
  • Network admin staff, Technical directors, CTO’s

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Gina Fallon
Director, Solutions Education and Standards, VSS Monitoring

Gina Fallon is an experienced senior solutions engineer, architect and trainer with 13 years experience working with CIOs, CTOs and IT professionals supporting, selling, and training enterprise network and host based security solutions. She is an expert on Network Packet Brokers with extensive experience in both designing and explaining the systems that leverage NPB capabilities, as well as the monitoring and security infrastructure they support.

She is an experienced pre and post systems engineer with extensive proven record of providing excellent customer service to strategic accounts by listening carefully to their requirements, identifying their issues and putting together solutions targeting those technical hurdles within their business goals. A determined, self motivated professional with an instinctive grasp of technology , Gina excels at communicating her knowledge effectively to others of all technical and corporate levels. She consistently builds a team spirit with both immediate colleagues as well as inter-departmental personnel by facilitating a collaborative effort to continuously best meet the company’s customer’s needs.


Peter Bernstein,
Senior Editor

Peter Bernstein is a seasoned writer and professional with deep experience in the communications and IT industries. As a top-level industry analyst, Peter has keynoted major technology events and has been cited numerous times by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, USA Today, The Washington Post, Business Week, Fortune Magazine, ComputerWorld, NetworkWorld, Communications Week, among other publications.

Bernstein has authored or co-authored market research studies, CEO speeches, white papers, articles, and other content for major companies in the technology markets. His experience includes work with Alcatel-Lucent, Avaya, Equant, France Telecom, HP, Siemens, Verizon, Nortel, Wave Systems, and many more. He held the position of director of global marketing and communications at Telcordia.