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Overview

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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Amica Insurance, College of William & Mary, Gamma, IntercontinentalExchange, OppenheimerFunds
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Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company17%
Comms Service Provider17%
Financial Services Firm11%
Government9%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company18%
Government12%
Energy/Utilities Company10%
Financial Services Firm10%
Company Size
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business16%
Midsize Enterprise13%
Large Enterprise71%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business11%
Midsize Enterprise19%
Large Enterprise70%

Gigamon is ranked 1st in Network Packet Broker (NPB) with 2 reviews while Niagara Packet Brokers is ranked 8th in Network Packet Broker (NPB). Gigamon is rated 9.0, while Niagara Packet Brokers is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Gigamon writes "Provides visibility and is helpful for network optimization and security inspection". On the other hand, Gigamon is most compared with Ixia Network Packet Brokers, NETSCOUT nGeniusONE, Ixia Hawkeye, Cisco Secure Network Analytics and APCON, whereas Niagara Packet Brokers is most compared with Ixia Network Packet Brokers and Big Switch Networks.

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