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Vendor Landscape: Network Access Control
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Last Revised: April 18, 2012More Details
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- Many organizations are looking at network access control (NAC) vendors to help secure their network.
- The rise of mobile devices and BYOD programs in the business has added new challenges to controlling the network.
- NAC vendors are marketing themselves as ready to meet these challenges, but not all of them have the specific functionality that makes their solutions ready for the modern network.
- This vendor landscape isolates key differentiators between vendors, and provides resources to help accelerate your selection process.
Our AdviceCritical Insight
- The NAC market is rapidly evolving, and some advanced features differentiate between vendors. Look to these features, in addition to deployment options and price, to select a NAC solution that fits your needs.
- NAC solutions can come from infrastructure vendors, endpoint vendors, security vendors, or pure-play NAC vendors. Decide which type of vendor fits best with your current IT environment.
- Understand the NAC market, and which vendors are staying competitive among rapidly changing enterprise networks.
- Quickly develop a shortlist of vendors that offer solutions covering the entire spectrum of NAC requirements.
- Be confident that the right potential partners are being considered to meet current and future NAC needs.
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