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Detecting and blocking nearly twice as many threats as the nearest competitor, Websense TRITON AP-WEB scored highest in a active threat malicious URL performance comparison against competing web security products. Download Report here

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Miercom Report Cisco Catalyst 3850 Switch

Full bi-directional line-rate, throughput with no loss and low jitter earn the Catalyst 3850 Switch the Miercom Performance Verified Certificate. Download Report here

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Miercom Report Cisco Catalyst 3650 Switch

The new Business Decision report on Cisco 3650 switch highlights what this product buys you, the business decision maker. Download Report here

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Cisco Catalyst 2960 CX and Catalyst 3560 CX Switch Series

The energy efficient Cisco Catalyst -2960, -Catalyst 3560 switches were given the Miercom Certified Green award. These switches require less cooling, consume less energy and generate less noise. Download Report here

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Netgear M6100 Series Switch

The Netgear M6100 Series Switch superior performance is demonstrated by its high reliability during testing. The M6100 is vital in helping organizations to consolidate their switch infrastructure from the access layer to the core of their network. Download Report here

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Miercom 2015 Secure Web Gateway Industry Assessment Testing Results

Posted on 21 April 2015

Press Release Miercom 2015 Secure Web Gateway Industry Assessment Testing Results Princeton, NJ – April 16, 2015 – Miercom, leading the industry in security testing, has completed the 2015 Secure Web Gateway Industry Assessment Review. The latest products from market leaders were put through a series of tests that assessed the ability of each security [...] Continue Reading

Check Point Next Generation Threat Prevention Receives Highest Scores in Recent Miercom Testing

Posted on 21 November 2014

“In today’s business, data is a company’s most valuable asset, and IT professionals need to ensure that their networks are safeguarded against leaks and malicious attacks,” said Robert Smithers, CEO, Miercom. “Check Point’s solution was the most accurate of all products tested capturing the most known and unknown malware, and also had the fastest emulation [...] Continue Reading

Industry Experts Speak Out: The Network Performance and Security Trade-Off

Posted on 30 October 2014

Businesses of all types demand high performance speeds for their employees and customers. When a network goes down or is running slowly, it can mean anything from an overwhelmed IT help desk and reduced productivity to lost data and transactions. Often, the solution is to disable some of the firewall’s security features to increase throughput. [...] Continue Reading

ADTRAN Accelerates Gigabit Service Delivery to the Enterprise

Posted on 22 October 2014

“Miercom is impressed with the feature set, robustness and performance of the ADTRAN NetVanta 5660 router,” said Robert Smithers, CEO, Miercom. “Hands on testing verified symmetric line rate throughput with five 1 Gigabit Ethernet ports active, and observed an aggregated throughput of 3.9Gbps. The ADTRAN NetVanta 5660 router offers remarkable performance, flexible connectivity options and [...] Continue Reading

Unify Delivers Highly Secure Solutions Resilient Against Malicious Cyber Attacks

Posted on 14 October 2014

Unify, a leading communications software and services firm, and Miercom, a leading, independent security product test center, announced today that Unify’s OpenScape Voice, OpenScape Branch, and OpenScape Session Border Controller have all been certified secure by Miercom for their resiliency against the pressure of malicious cyber attacks. For the certification, Miercom ran more than 10 [...] Continue Reading

Miercom Reports Xirrus Dual 802.11ac Wi‐Fi Access Points

Posted on 14 August 2014

Miercom Reports Xirrus Dual 802.11ac Wi‐Fi Access Points Outpace Competitors Independent test identifies Xirrus XR‐600 APs advantage in performance and price/performance among leading WLAN providers THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – August 14, 2014 – Xirrus, the leading provider of high‐performance wireless networks, today announced that in tests conducted by Miercom, Xirrus two‐radio 802.11ac APs out‐performed similar [...] Continue Reading



NEC Corporation

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WatchGuard Technologies

"Testing network security appliances requires in-depth network systems knowledge, security expertise and a keen understanding of how subtle test-bed nuances can translate into real world results. Because of these reasons, we chose to work with Miercom to review our latest UTM appliance. With Miercom's independent evaluation, our engineering and product management teams benefit by having substantive and actionable data based upon an exhaustive and comprehensive battery of tests. Additionally, these same results help our channel partners and customers make better, unbiased and more informed decisions."

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Cisco Systems, Inc.

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3Com Corporation

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Avaya Inc.

"This review was the most thorough of any we have participated in at your labs and we were very pleased with the attention given by the lab staff to the many features and capabilities of our VPN products. We are anxious to see the full review to see how we stack up against our competitors in your evaluation."

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