Frost & Sullivan Selects Arbor Networks for Asia-Pacific Anti-DDoS Vendor of the Year

Business Wire 18-Jul-2017 9:00 AM

Cites New Low-Cost and Virtualized Solutions Plus Arbor Cloud for Best Practice Hybrid Defense

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Arbor Networks Inc., the security division of NETSCOUT (NASDAQ: NTCT), has been selected by the analysts at Frost & Sullivan as the 2017 Asia-Pacific Anti-DDoS Vendor of the Year. The award was presented to Arbor Networks at the annual Frost & Sullivan Asia-Pacific ICT (Information and Communications Technologies) Awards banquet, held at the Shangri-La Singapore.

The recipients of the annual Frost & Sullivan Asia-Pacific ICT Awards were identified based on in-depth research conducted by Frost & Sullivan's analysts. The short-listed companies were evaluated on a variety of actual market performance indicators which include revenue growth, market share, market share growth, product innovation leadership, marketing strategy, and business development strategy.

We are proud to be presented with the Asia-Pacific Anti-DDoS Vendor of the Year award from Frost & Sullivan, said Jeff Buhl, Arbor Networks Vice President for Asia Pacific, Arbor Networks. Arbor is investing for growth in Asia, expanding our research team to Japan and adding new scrubbing centers in Tokyo and Singapore as part of our Arbor Cloud DDoS mitigation infrastructure. Were also focused on delivering cost effective virtualized solutions and managed services to bring the industrys leading DDoS mitigation technology to a broader set of enterprise customers.

Mr. Vu Anh Tien, Industry Analyst, Cyber Security Practice, Frost & Sullivan said, Aiming to provide customers with comprehensive solutions to protect against volumetric and sophisticated DDoS attacks, Arbor continued to strengthen its security ecosystems by advancing its detection capability with a stronger integration of its threat intelligence via the ATLAS Intelligence Feed, integrating mitigation automation mechanisms, and increasing mitigation capacity on both hardware appliances and cloud-based scrubbing services, he added. By providing a hybrid anti-DDoS protection model with its advanced solutions and services, Arbor Networks is able to cater to the rising demand for DDoS protection among service providers and large organizations who need to defend sophisticated and large volumetric DDoS attacks, particularly with the emergence of IoT botnets.

Mr. Vu also said that Arbor Networks continues to be the first choice among telcos, internet service providers, datacenter service providers, banks and government organizations across Asia-Pacific when it comes to choosing an anti-DDoS vendor. He also noted that Arbor has introduced a suite of low-cost virtualized solutions and fully managed services targeted at the broader enterprise market.

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About Arbor Networks Arbor Networks, the security division ofNETSCOUT, is driven to protect the infrastructure and ecosystem of the internet. It is the principle upon which we were founded in 2000; and remains the common thread that runs through all that we do today. Arbors approach is rooted in the study of network traffic. Arbors suite of visibility, DDoS protection and advanced threat solutions provide customers with a micro view of their network enhanced by a macro view of global internet traffic and emerging threats through our ATLAS infrastructure. Sourced from more than 300 service provider customers, ATLAS delivers intelligence based on insight into approximately 1/3 of global internet traffic. Supported by Arbors Security Engineering & Response Team (ASERT), smart workflows and rich user context, Arbors network insights help customers see, understand and solve the most complex and consequential security challenges facing their organizations.

To learn more about Arbor products and services, please visit our website atarbornetworks.comor follow on Twitter@ArborNetworks. Arbors research, analysis and insight is shared via theASERT blog.For a global data visualization of DDoS attacks that leverages our ATLAS intelligence, visit theDigital Attack Map, a collaboration with Jigsaw, an incubator within Alphabet, Googles parent company (NASDAQ: GOOGL).

Trademark Notice: Arbor Networks, the Arbor Networks logo and ATLAS are all trademarks of Arbor Networks, Inc. All other brands may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

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