Although NetKeeper demonstrated some initial problems in the area of false positives and resistance to evasion techniques, the engineers worked hard to rectify these during the tests.
The Java-based GUI is divided into separate utilities for "super users" and day-today administrators, and the role-based access control is effective at ensuring that access to individual NetKeeper devices is restricted on a per-user basis, with each user being allocated different privileges, as required.
The management GUI allows NetKeeper to function effectively as an IPS device, but policy management and forensic analysis are more difficult than they should be due to the necessity of managing each NetKeeper device separately.
In treating every NetKeeper device separately instead of allowing cross-device reporting, however, it does limit its usefulness in larger deployments.
NetKeeper Express runs automatic and manual Y2K tests on PCs running DOS, Windows 3.
NetKeeper Express is a multi-user application and a thin program with program components installed on the file server not on the workstations.
This means that simple store bought PCs are ready to run NetKeeper software.
Other NetKeeper Programs NetKeeper Internet lets end users enter and track service calls and look up solutions.
The extensive ICSA Network IPS certification testing program was designed to evaluate security and administrative functionality, and rate the overall effectiveness of corporate IPS products like NetKeeper IPS.
Customers today demand reliability and superiority in security and networking performance, which is exactly what our NetKeeper provides.
Disclaimer: NetKeeper is a trademark name of BroadWeb Corp.
NetKeepers works with hundreds of customers across North America and abroad, focusing mainly on the SMB market.
It had become extremely difficult for many service providers to compete with the handful of industry giants until virtualization changed the game," said Shaul Swartz, CEO of NetKeepers.
In addition to reducing capital costs, NetKeepers has leveraged the VMware platform to reduce its operating costs.
NetKeepers is a member of the VMware Service Provider Program (VSPP), which was re-launched as part of the VMware vCloud Initiative, to help accelerate the proliferation of innovative cloud services and solutions.