segmented network

segmented network

A network that is broken up into groups in order to contain broadcast traffic and improve performance. Contrast with flat network. See LAN segment.
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In a segmented network, normal business functions are unimpeded as everyone has access to what they need.
In a segmented network topology, each segment can be protected with a dedicated network level security appliance to prevent viruses and malware from crossing network boundaries.
In today's market there are too many segmented network and security management products that don't enable businesses to extract all of the value from their current infrastructure," said Dave Gilden, CEO at Acuity Solutions, a Juniper Networks J-Partner.
Companies are thus searching for solutions such as Ranch's, which can prevent or minimize the impact of these issues through segmented network security.
Telsource serves many Fortune 500 and telecom service provider customers, who we believe will benefit from the innovative segmented network security capabilities that Ranch offers," said Greg Sweeney, VP of Sales and Marketing at Telsource, Inc.
The Layer 3 switching capability also operates at full wire speed, allowing a segmented network to route IP traffic at speeds 10 to 1000 times faster than a traditional routing chassis.
The Layer 3 IP switching capability also operates at full-wire speeds, allowing a segmented network to route IP traffic at speeds 10 to 100 times faster than traditional routing chassis.
In a segmented network based on routed subnets, it is important that a newly connected workstation must be switched to the segment that is appropriate to its IP address.
The platforms design gives customers broad visibility into geographically distributed and segmented networks, dynamic cloud environments and endpoints, providing a critical extension to these teams as they ensure compliance and secure IT assets in an expanding network perimeter.
There is real value in segmented networks or focused networks, particularly those with huge fan bases like the Lakers," he said.
Since voice cannot tolerate session restarts, the system incorporates pre-authentication and per-user, inter-switch tunneling to ensure that voice calls maintain flawless interconnections in highly segmented networks.
It has the storage capacity to fulfill backup storage, multiple segmented networks, file transfers, field audits, high-end image, graphics and video processing, which includes data intensive video editing and 3D visualization.