Riverbed® is the leader in Application Performance Infrastructure, delivering the most complete platform for Location-Independent Computing.™ Location-Independent Computing turns location and distance into a competitive advantage by allowing IT to have the flexibility to host applications and data in the most optimal locations while ensuring applications perform as expected, data is always available when needed, and performance issues are detected and fixed before end users notice. Riverbed's 24,000+ customers include 97% of the Fortune 100 and 95% of the Forbes Global 100. Learn more at www.riverbed.com.
Big Switch Networks, the Bare Metal Software Defined Networking (SDN) Company, is a startup at the forefront of the next generation of networking technologies. By combining commodity OEM/ODM Ethernet switch hardware (“bare metal switches”) with sophisticated SDN control software, the company is delivering modern networking fabrics for the world’s most advanced datacenters looking to achieve high degrees of network automation at cloud-competitive price points. The company’s product lines are focused on data center switching or routing networks and monitoring networks, with more to come.
cPacket is the recognized leader in pervasive network intelligence. The company delivers solutions that radically simplify network traffic monitoring and data center performance optimization across distributed network environments.
cPacket products include advanced traffic monitoring switches, packet brokers, flow load-balancing, and inline security enforcement. All products deliver unique features like granular performance indicators (KPI), microburst detection, accurate time stamping, and real time filtering based on Complete Packet Inspection according to any combination of header fields and patterns anywhere in the payload content at full line rate.
At the heart of cPacket's solutions are its unique Algorithmic Fabric chips and innovative hardware-software architecture.
The company's customers include the world's largest data centers, service providers, financial and government organizations.
Pluribus Networks delivers software-defined networking as an open application platform for today’s data centers. The company’s flagship product, Netvisor®, is the industry’s first distributed network hypervisor operating system, converging compute, network, storage and virtualization with an open, programmable approach.
Datacom Systems is a leading manufacturer of network visibility solutions. Since the company's founding in 1992, Datacom Systems has built a reputation for quality engineering and unmatched customer service. Datacom Systems equipment covers millions of network segments worldwide and saves its customers millions of dollars in IT expenses each year. The privately held company is headquartered in Syracuse, New York. Visit http://www.datacomsystems.com
Dualcomm has been a proud sponsor of the Sharkfest conference every year since 2010. The company has developed 10+ unique and cost-effective network tap models that are being used by satisfied Wireshark users and other IT professionals worldwide, and will present its latest products during Sharkfest'16.
Garland Technology is a US-based network TAP and visibility solutions manufacturer. In partnership with Riverbed, Garland Technology is happy to sponsor Sharkfest 2015. Using Wireshark with Garland Technology portable aggregating TAPs guarantees that each bit, byte, and packet is analyzed. Whether you are troubleshooting a remote site or trying to access your core network, Garland's line of network TAPs helps you realize the full potential of the powerful features of Wireshark. Visit www.garlandtechnology.com or follow @GarlandTech for great tips on utilizing Wireshark with network TAPs.
Inside Products turns WireShark packet traces into English. We have put our many years of networking expertise into an expert system for analyzing traces. First, we pinpoint to the most likely packets or devices, and then provide all the geek performance information you need (Bytes In Flight, SACK analysis, etc.) so that you can successfully solve extremely complex problems quickly. Check out our Problem Finder series of products.
We also offer consulting, with special emphasis on the design of IPv6 networks. IPv6 is increasingly required for internal networks, and to interface with customers and clients who are IPv6 only.
Ixia: From the lab to the network to the cloud, Ixia solutions optimize networks and data centers to accelerate, secure and scale the delivery of applications and services. Ixia delivers the industry's only solution with complete visibility into critical network, data center, applications and services. Ixia provides actionable insight for enterprises, service providers, government agencies and equipment manufacturers with solutions that test, assess and optimize networks. Ixia solutions use predictive data to accelerate and secure application delivery, giving customers the confidence to know their business network is engineered to be understandable, dynamic and resilient.
Niagara Networks is a Network Visibility industry leader, with emphasis in 1/10/40/100 Gigabit systems. Niagara recently spun off from Interface Masters, a leading Silicon Valley network solutions company.
Niagara Networks offers the highest port-density systems, the most complete hybrid systems, and the highest quality and feature-rich Bypass Solutions in the market. Niagara’s unique and modular designs, innovative next generation Network Visibility technology, including the 100 Gigabit-capable Network Packet Broker with hybrid functionality, and the ability to tailor systems to exact customer specifications, allow it to lead the industry with high quality, innovative products and exceptional service.
TribeLab is a project staffed and funded by the IT troubleshooting company Advance7. Our mission is to help IT people develop advanced troubleshooting skills to meet the demands of today’s complex systems. We do this by sharing knowledge, tools and techniques with IT support teams through our TribeLab Community website.
We believe that the capability to capture and analyze wire data is a major advantage for any IT support organization. TribeLab provides assets to help network engineers analyze wire data effectively, including tools and techniques to enhance Wireshark. We use Wireshark every working day and we are proud to sponsor Sharkfest.
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Accolade is the technology leader in high performance, FPGA-based, lossless packet capture and application acceleration adapters. Accolade serves the global network appliance OEM market. Customers integrate the company’s ANIC adapters in to their network appliances in order to gain advanced capabilities such as line rate packet capture, time stamping, packet filtering, and flow classification at the best value per GigE port. Accolade’s OEM customers are network appliance vendors that offer products for network monitoring/forensics, deep packet inspection, video stream monitoring, network test and measurement, high frequency trading (HFT), high performance computing (HPC) and more.
TOYO Corporation has been contributing to the Japanese industries by providing the world's most advanced “Measurement Technologies” in various fields for more than 60 years. Using the expertise gained we’ve developed products to further advance those technologies not just for Japan’s industries but also for organizations worldwide.
In 2016 we launched the very first "100Gbps" wire-rate packet capture system, embodying the integration of our time-tested engineering expertise and the innovations of a Silicon Valley (US) start-up company we acquired last year.
Aiming to be a global solution provider, we will continue accelerating our business worldwide. Visit us at https://www.toyotechus.com/
LoveMyTool is an Open Internet Community for Network Analysis, Monitoring and Management technology reviews. We review open source solutions to cyber evidence technology and articles from top network and protocol analysts and are sponsored by the finest companies in our industry!
Wireshark University delivers quality training on network analysis, security and optimization using the world's most popular open source network analyzer, Wireshark software. Wireshark University also manages the Wireshark Certified Network Analyst (WCNA) program to confirm individual competencies and knowledge of TCP/IP communications analysis, using Wireshark software to troubleshoot various network issues, identify reconnaissance processes and indications of breached hosts. Visit www.wiresharktraining.com for more information.