Security VAR Opportunity: Application Delivery Controllers

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    Ericka Chickowski

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42% had a firewall fail due to network-layer Denial of Service (DoS) traffic load in the past 12 months
With organizations drowning in threats such as Denial of Service (DoS) attacks that are not well buffeted by traditional firewall defenses, channel partners may have a huge opportunity with application delivery controllers (ADCs), known in the industry as next-generation load balancers, which organizations are using to do deep packet inspection to protect against advanced attacks. A recent survey conducted among 1,000 IT organizations around the world by Applied Research on behalf of F5 Networks found that the vast majority of these organizations are considering ADCs right now if they haven't already deployed.
This article was originally published on 2011-11-15