cPacket Gets Spifee
LONDON -- cPacket Networks has today announced (at Cisco Live) a new network performance and monitoring solution that radically simplifies the way in which cloud and data center professionals pinpoint issues. This means they can find and act upon network problems before user experiences are negatively impacted. The new cPacket solution is called SPIFEE™ (Stream & Packet Inspection Front End Environment). It includes the new cPacket Search™ which, in the same way a Google Search finds relevant information from anywhere in the Web based on text strings, makes it possible to “grep” the entire network -- in real-time and immediately find relevant traffic patterns, performance bottlenecks, and applications misbehavior. “Until now, network professionals have invested enormous time and effort in storing large amounts of traffic on disk, and then trying to post-process that data to analyze network performance and applications problems,” said Rony Kay, founder and CEO of cPacket. “This is both very costly and doesn’t scale to the massive amounts of traffic in today’s network environments. Moreover, too much time and too many resources are spent collecting unusable data, instead of analyzing and solving actual problems. Our goal is to enable network professionals to surgically search and find what they need instantly.” cPacket Networks Inc.