Equant's APA Baselining Service gives IT managers comprehensive visibility into and analysis of traffic traversing their wide area networks and enables better understanding of its impact on the performance of applications.
The APA Baselining Service responds to these customers' needs by providing greater insight and understanding of the applications that run on their network and the resources they require.
We are very enthusiastic about Equant's APA Baselining Service and the benefits that it represents to the market," said Todd Krautkremer, vice president of marketing for Packeteer.
Network managers are under pressure to maintain a `no surprises' network, and require quality baselining tools to understand and predict the state of operation of their networks.
Wizard's ability to allow users to step through the data it collects, summarize protocol traffic, and quickly generate professional reports make it a powerful baselining tool," said John Markano, project manager, 3Com Corporation.
1 baselining tool is based on DominoWIZARD for LAN, however it is a standalone 32-bit software product no longer tied to the company's Domino Core software.
With the Wizard tool, baselining is no longer complicated.
NetMaker XA's new Internet Traffic Baselining function provides organizations with a clear picture of how Internet traffic is impacting their networks, which will help with establishing Web access policies and growth strategies.
Using the new Internet Traffic Baselining function, network managers can determine who is accessing the Internet, how much traffic they are generating, and what network bandwidth is being consumed by Internet traffic.
Baselining Internet traffic is performed by NetMaker XA's Interpreter tool.
Network Baselining, whose goal is to produce an accurate understanding of an enterprise network as it exists "today," consists of a cycle of crisply defined processes that include network inventory, topological inventory, traffic inventory, and traffic flow analysis.
The network baselining services use NetMaker XA's Visualizer tool to discover network topologies, NetMaker XA's Interpreter tool to capture and analyze network traffic as well as the Planner tool to analyze WAN capacity utilization.