Forescout CounterACT Receives 5-Star Rating from SC Magazine
SC Magazine Joins GSN Magazine and Info Security Products Guide in Praising Forescout’s Products
Cupertino, Calif. – October 13, 2009 – Forescout, the market leader in network access control (NAC) for large government and global enterprise deployments, today announced that SC Magazine has awarded a 5-star rating to Forescout CounterACT. SC Magazine praised CounterACT for robust solid features, overall performance, documentation and exceptional support.
The SC Magazine review is one of many recent awards that have highlighted Forescout CounterACT’s strength as an easy-to-deploy solution that will mesh into existing IT infrastructures. Recently, Forescout received the Info Security Products Guide Best Deployment Scenario Award for NAC implementation. Forescout was also named a finalist in the Government Security News 2009 Homeland Security Award that will be announced at the end of the month. All of this recognition is evidence of the market need for an easily-implemented, switch-agnostic network access control solution.
“CounterACT has a lot to offer on the performance side. The appliance features a solid policy engine, and administrators can automate a lot of policy tasks for simplicity and ease of use," said Peter Stephenson, Technology Editor for SC Magazine. “The Forescout CounterACT appliance provides a lot of control features with some extra capability at a fairly low price."
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.