“Customers who deployed the Forescout CounterACT® platform enjoyed a strong return on investment (ROI) and were highly satisfied with their CounterACT implementation…Survey results pointed to critical security functions where CounterACT was highly differentiated against competitive solutions, including Cisco Identity Service Engine (ISE). Sixty-seven percent of respondents looked at Cisco solutions before selecting CounterACT.”
Dec 16, 2013
Dec 10, 2013
“The joint solution will help automatically defeat and remediate advanced malware, gather precise threat intelligence in real time, and protect the enterprise using advanced network-wide defenses…Forescout CounterACT, Bromium vSentry® and LAVA™ interoperability is delivered through the Forescout ControlFabric Interface using open, standards-based formats.
Dec 4, 2013
“This marks the second consecutive year Forescout has been honored with this prestigious distinction. Last year, the company was lauded for its progressive BYOD security offering…Forescout is ‘forward-looking’ with ‘a clear focus on bring-your-own-device (BYOD)’ and ‘the idea of pervasive security throughout the enterprise.’ The editor highlighted the company’s “‘bi-directional integration’ that allows [CounterACT] to integrate other third-party products into its ecosystem quickly and easily.”
Nov 25, 2013
“Forescout to date is the only vendor offering a network access control (NAC) solution that is both approved under the DOD’s strict 2013 requirements and one that has achieved the industry’s highest level of security certification involving assurances at the Common Criteria EAL 4+level….In order to achieve UC APL listing, CounterACT was validated as compliant with applicable Security Technical Implementation Guidance (STIG) requirements, which amount to more than 1,000 different implementation requisites.”
Nov 20, 2013
“Ardentec, one of Taiwan’s top wafer test service providers, chose Forescout CounterACT® to gain endpoint visibility and compliance via agentless monitoring and policy enforcement of nearly 4,000 endpoints used by more than 1,000 employees across its four manufacturing sites…With the introduction of this BYOD security service, Ardentec has seen an increase in the network security compliance rate of ISO 27001 to 80 percent and an overall lowered network asset management risk across the company.”
Nov 12, 2013
“CounterACT has helped healthcare organizations gain operational intelligence and policy-based control for all devices, users, systems and applications attempting to connect to an enterprise network – wired or wireless, managed or unmanaged, PC or mobile. With CounterACT, healthcare networks can seamlessly achieve continuous monitoring and mitigation of all endpoints while upholding the customer experience and infrastructure integrity.”
Oct 31, 2013
“The free, content-rich seminars are designed to offer customers and partners an opportunity to learn how to gain the best possible value from their CounterACT® deployments through discussion, hands-on training, peer feedback and Q-and-A sessions…The fall sessions will also include an overview of Forescout’s recently released ControlFabric platform that enables CounterACT and other IT solutions to exchange information and mitigate a wide variety of network, security and operational issues.
Oct 29, 2013
“The integration between Forescout CounterACT and SAP Afaria MDM is provided via the Forescout MDM Integration Module, which is an add-on to Forescout CounterACT, the company’s award-winning network security solution…’Through this integration, SAP customers can utilize the rich enterprise mobile device, data and application management provided by SAP Afaria with advanced network visibility and control afforded by Forescout.'”
Oct 21, 2013
“In support of the CDM program, Forescout Technologies is sponsoring two seminars in the greater Washington, D.C. area. On Oct. 29, Forescout is sponsoring the Chertoff Group Security Series: “A Shift in Security” event, and on Nov. 6, the SANS DHS CDM Award Workshop.