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No more duplicate frames with Gigamon Visibility Fabric

Chris Marget of Fragmentation Needed comments:

Gigamon presented their Visibility Fabric Architecture at Network Field Day 8.   You can watch the presentation at Tech Field Day.
One of the interesting facets of Gigamon’s solution was it’s ability to do real-time de-duplication of captured traffic as it traverses the Visibility Fabric (a hierarchy of monitoring data sources and advanced aggregation switches). I’ve spent some time around proactively-deployed network taps, but never seen this capability before, and I think it’s pretty nifty.

Gigamon put on a very good show at Networking Field Day 8. In a market becoming increasing crowded with software solutions, Gigamon proved they have a few tricks left up their sleeve.

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Stephen Foskett is an active participant in the world of enterprise information technology, currently focusing on enterprise storage, server virtualization, networking, and cloud computing. He organizes the popular Tech Field Day event series for Gestalt IT and runs Foskett Services. A long-time voice in the storage industry, Stephen has authored numerous articles for industry publications, and is a popular presenter at industry events. He can be found online at,, and on Twitter at @SFoskett.

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