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451 Group to Host Webinar on What’s New, What’s Next in Network Access Control (NAC)?

MEDIA ALERT: Cupertino, Calif.–May 14, 2009

The 451 Group, an independent technology-industry analyst company focused on the business of enterprise IT Innovation, and Forescout Technologies, the market leader in network access control (NAC) for large government and global enterprise deployments, today announced an upcoming webinar on What’s New, What’s Next in Network Access Control (NAC)?

Live Webinar What’s New, What’s Next in NAC?

Date:
Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Time:
8:00AM (PST), 11:00AM (EST)

Register:
www.forescout.com/newnextnacwebinar.html

Senior Analyst, Paul Roberts will present a NAC 2009 market update and touch upon the recent changes in the NAC services and solutions market, providing answers to these questions:

  • What’s driving NAC business (compliance, threat protection, other)? Why does NAC matter?
  • What changes have occurred in the NAC market landscape (mergers & acquisitions, consolidation)? Who’s left standing?
  • What’s happening with NAC architectures (Cisco, Microsoft, TNC)?
  • What’s the “BIG” picture?

Paul’s talk will be followed by a presentation by Gord Boyce, President of Forescout Technologies. On the heels of Forescout’s announcement of Enterprise-Grade NAC Covering Up to 400K Endpoints and this year’s Network Access Control Day at InterOP’09 in Las Vegas, Gord will present real-world case studies of how NAC is being used and expanded upon in Fortune 500 and government enterprises today.

About The 451 Group

The 451 Group is an independent technology-industry analyst company focused on the business of enterprise IT innovation. The company’s analysts provide critical and timely insight into the market and competitive dynamics of innovation in emerging technology segments. Clients of the company  at vendor, investor, service-provider and end-user organizations rely on 451 insight to support both strategic and tactical decision-making for competitive advantage. The 451 Group is headquartered in New York, with offices in key locations, including San Francisco, London and Boston. The company also operates Tier1 Research, an independent division of The 451 Group that analyzes the financial and industry implications of developments impacting public and private companies within the IT, communications and Internet sectors.

About Forescout Technologies, Inc.

Forescout is the leading provider of access control and compliance solutions. With top-tier customers from every vertical, Forescout has perfected the art of providing strong access control without disrupting network operations or needlessly punishing end users. Forescout’s flagship product, CounterACT, protects over 500 of the world’s most secure enterprises and military installations with global deployments spanning 37 countries. The CounterACT family of products provides a path to complete security policy enforcement and is fast and easy for administrators to deploy, manage and maintain. For more about the company and its products, visit www.forescout.com.