Therefore, although some network probes are implemented in most brand-name IP routers, the burden on their CPU often calls for deploying a standalone network
probe devices with lots of CPU power and/or HW-accelerated packet analysis.
Eliminating the need for standalone network
elements dedicated solely to the encryption function, the solution simplifies network design and management, the companies said.
"Being a standalone network
is an increasing liability," Freston says.
At the heart of the Transform product is a real-time embedded operating system that allows simple and reliable plug-and-play operation from this standalone network
However, one showbiz analyst, who requested anonymity, says non-media companies would hesitate to buy Court TV as a standalone network