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We performed a comparison between APCON and Gigamon based on real PeerSpot user reviews.

Find out in this report how the two Network Packet Broker (NPB) solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.

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Top Answer:The most valuable feature is NetFlow.
Top Answer:The security should be improved.
Top Answer:We use Gigamon for network visibility.
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Overview

APCON's Series 4000 next-generation hybrid visibility platform accommodates an ever growing number of users, data, and applications. The platform delivers high performance and density, scalability, and access to hybrid networks spanning cloud, virtualized, and on-premises infrastructures.

What We Do

We provide pervasive visibility into physical, virtual, and cloud environments so you can see the data in motion across your entire network. Companies use the Gigamon Visibility Platform to make it easier to manage, secure, and understand all their data, enabling stronger security and enhanced network performance.

Why Gigamon?

Only Gigamon can help you manage, secure and understand what’s happening across your entire network. We offer the industry’s number one visibility platform to optimize data in motion as volume, speed and threats grow exponentially. Now you can reduce complexity, risk and costs while gaining valuable insights to drive your business.

Gigamon history

Gigamon was founded in 2004 on a revolutionary idea to provide pervasive visibility into company data across the entire network. Our vision is to make it easier for companies to secure, manage and understand their data in motion, enabling stronger security and network performance. Now, over a decade later, our intelligent Gigamon Visibility Platform delivers pervasive visibility across physical and virtual, public/private/hybrid cloud and remote sites for the world’s leading organizations.

We're #1 in Network Visibility

IHS Markit named Gigamon the market leader in network visibility.

·       Gigamon is the largest network monitoring equipment vendor, with 36% of revenue in CY16

·       In the enterprise market, Gigamon is leading by a wide margin with 37% market shares, two and half times the market shares of its closest competitor.

·       In the government market, Gigamon’s lead is even bigger, at 59% of CY16 revenue and over three times the market shares of its closest competitor.

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Sample Customers
BP, MLB, Agency of the United States Governent, Vodafone, The Stars Goup
Amica Insurance, College of William & Mary, Gamma, IntercontinentalExchange, OppenheimerFunds
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm20%
Computer Software Company18%
Energy/Utilities Company8%
Manufacturing Company8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company17%
Comms Service Provider17%
Financial Services Firm11%
Government9%
Company Size
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business14%
Midsize Enterprise12%
Large Enterprise75%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business16%
Midsize Enterprise13%
Large Enterprise71%

APCON is ranked 7th in Network Packet Broker (NPB) while Gigamon is ranked 1st in Network Packet Broker (NPB) with 2 reviews. APCON is rated 0.0, while Gigamon is rated 9.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Gigamon writes "Provides visibility and is helpful for network optimization and security inspection". APCON is most compared with Ixia Network Packet Brokers and Big Switch Networks, whereas Gigamon is most compared with Ixia Network Packet Brokers, NETSCOUT nGeniusONE, Ixia Hawkeye, Cisco Secure Network Analytics and Observer GigaStor.

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