Network Teams and Security Teams are Converging

All evidence indicates that the network team is aligning closely with the security team in most enterprises today. This convergence is happening because security often has a significant impact on network health and performance.

This white paper highlights new Enterprise Management Associates research, which found that network managers and information security managers are collaborating more than ever before. As these groups combine workflows and business processes in order to better support the business, they need to evaluate their tool strategy. In particular, they need to consider real-time packet analytics technology. This paper offers guidance on how to form such a strategy by utilizing packet analytics technology.