CAMPBELL, Calif., October 22, 2014 — Forescout Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of pervasive network security solutions for Global 2000 enterprises and government organizations, today announced that its CounterACT® solution has been awarded top honors in the SC Magazine 2014 NAC, IDM, and DLP Group Test. SC Magazine, the information security industry’s leading news and product evaluation publication, awarded CounterACT a five out of five-star rating.
SC Magazine Group Tests evaluate and rate products in six categories: features, ease of use, performance, documentation, support and value for money. Forescout CounterACT scored five out of five in all six categories and was honored with the prestigious “Best Buy” rating.
According to the review, Forescout’s CounterACT solution comes with an excellent user interface and ample out-of-the-box functionality. Further, the review highlights CounterACT’s intuitive user interface and that it can automatically find network devices and categorize them based on policies defined by the network administrator.
The article underscores several of CounterACT’s compelling features, including:
- An intuitive graphical user interface, which makes it easy to activate and extend policies
- Easy and rapid implementation with extensive interoperability
- Exceptional out-of-the-box functionality and accelerated time-to-value
- Comprehensive visibility and means to manage policies across an entire organization from one console
- Strong flexibility and scalability to meet needs of mid-tier to large, global enterprises customers
“At Forescout, we focus on the needs of our customers while taking great strides to innovate in ways that exceed their expectations and fortify our market leadership,” said Scott Gordon, chief marketing officer at Forescout. “Earning a five-star rating in SC Magazine two years in a row further reinforces our commitment to offering a best-in-class network security platform.”
To read the full review, visit http://www.scmagazine.com/forescout-counteract/review/4285/.
About Forescout Technologies, Inc.
Forescout delivers pervasive network security by allowing organizations to continuously monitor and mitigate security exposures and cyberattacks. The company’s CounterACT platform dynamically identifies and assesses network users, endpoints and applications to provide visibility, intelligence and policy-based mitigation of security issues. Forescout’s open ControlFabric technology allows a broad range of IT security products and management systems to share information and automate remediation actions. Because Forescout’s solutions are easy to deploy, unobtrusive, flexible and scalable, they have been chosen by over 1,700 enterprises and government agencies in 54 countries. Headquartered in Campbell, California, Forescout offers its solutions through its network of authorized partners worldwide. Learn more at www.forescout.com.
Forescout Technologies, Inc. is a privately held Delaware corporation. Forescout, the Forescout logo, CounterACT® and ControlFabric are trademarks of Forescout. Other names mentioned may be trademarks of their respective owners.