Tech brief | Extremely secure networks
Extreme Networks Inc.
- By Brad Grimes, Joab Jackson
- May 17, 2006
have combined technologies in Extreme's new Sentriant Access Guard
network access control device. Working in conjunction with the 802.1x standards built into Extreme's Ethernet switches and ExtremeXOS operating system, the Sentriant AG protects a network by scanning end-point devices to ensure they're free from threats and are in compliance with security policies. The solution employs StillSecure's agentless Safe Access technology.
Joab Jackson is the senior technology editor for Government Computer News.