The Network Computing Magazine Awards

March 6, 2017 Kevin Whalen

The Network Computing Magazine Awards have opened voting for their 2017 awards. Arbor Networks APS is a finalist for Best Data Center Product.

Arbor Networks APS provides proven, on-premise DDoS protection against both known and emerging availability threats to ensure business continuity. Rather than have me, the resident PR guy tell you how great this product is, and what value it can bring….ok, I’ll stop myself right here. Let’s hear from some of the most respected names in the industry instead…

At @CSIT_QUB #belfast14 DHS praises @arbornetworks as best example of DDOS protection, yet built 15 years ago

— DanRaywood (@DanRaywood) March 13, 2014

According to IHS Infonetics Research,

“Arbor has led this market for a decade and continues to stay on top of emerging trends like hybrid DDoS mitigation deployments, managed services, on-premises solutions for a wide range of deployment scenarios, and virtual appliances.”

DDoS Appliance Market Report

NSS Labs: Highest Score for Overall Security Effectiveness

When independent product testing firm NSS Labs conducted its first ever test of on-premise DDoS appliances, Arbor Networks APS earned the highest score for overall security effectiveness and a 100% score for application-layer protection versus an average score of 80%. Highlights from Arbor Networks APS Test Report include:

  • 100% Score for Application-layer attacks across HTTP Get Flood; RUDY (Low and Slow); LOIC; NTP Reflection; 10G DNS Reflection and SIP Invite Flood attacks.
  • 90.8% Score for Overall Attack Mitigation: Across Volumetric, Protocol and Application-layer DDoS attacks.
  • Real-World Mitigation Test: Performed at 20Gbps, as claimed, for “Real-World” Protocol Mix (Data Center – Financial; Data Center – Mobile Users and Applications; Data Center – Web Based Applications and Services and Protocol Internet Service Provider (ISP) Mix).

To learn more, download the NSS Labs Test Report

Global analyst firm Ovum,

“Arbor is enabling more companies to deploy the hybrid on-premise/cloud approach to DDoS mitigation, which Ovum recommends as the only viable way to address all the different kinds of attacks taking place.”

If what these respected industry experts have to say about Arbor DDoS protection resonate with you, we would sure appreciate your vote.


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