Bitrate, value added distributor of Network Monitoring and Security solutions in the Information Technology environment, is now representing Hillstone Networks in South Africa and Sub-Sahara Africa.
Hillstone Networks are recognized for their Intelligent Next Generation Firewalls and for their incredible performance on the NSS Labs Next Generation Firewall report. They achieved a NSS Labs recommended status with the best value per protected Mbps of all the tested Next Generation Firewalls.
“This value is what our customers are looking for in the market today” says Jeroen Dubbelman MD of Bitrate, “South Africa is experiencing very tough conditions economically and enterprises are constantly searching for a combination of quality and cost effectiveness.”
Hillstone Networks’s performance speaks for itself. The product line covers multiple facets of information security including Next Generation Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Systems, Server Breach Detection, virtual firewalls for the edge and micro-segmentation. Hillstone Networks also covers both private and public cloud environments.
The solution set is mature with carrier grade quality and functionality. Hillstone Networks caters for the small to medium sized organisations, as well as large enterprises and Service Providers/Carriers with a comprehensive range of solutions.
“Hillstone Networks is awesome to see in action as it includes Abnormal Behavior Detection in its T-Series range that helps graphically map and understand the Kill Chain” says Dubbelman. “There is additional functionality like Link Load Balancing and Server Load Balancing which further increases the value of the solution”.
About Hillstone Networks, Inc.
Networks and critical assets need to be protected from multiple postures: server front, at the perimeter and in the cloud, for a layered security defense – this is what Hillstone delivers. Hillstone’s innovative security platform combines Behavioral Intelligence with high-performance networking, stopping threats within minutes, and protecting the network. For cloud deployments, Hillstone offers a virtual firewall solution for perimeter protection, and leverages micro-segmentation technology to protect East-West traffic. Established in 2006 by NetScreen, Cisco and Juniper executives, Hillstone Networks is relied on by more than 14,000 customers globally, including Fortune 500 companies, higher education, financial institutions and service providers. Hillstone Networks’ US headquarters are located in Sunnyvale, California.
Bitrate focuses on adding value to resale partners which in turn helps them optimize their solutions to their clients. Bitrate focuses on delivering solutions to the market that help clients reduce total cost of ownership, improve their security posture and experience the richness of technology of today.
Bitrate in operation since 1999 has substantial experience in IT security, network monitoring, application performance monitoring, network troubleshooting and cable infrastructure certification.