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Cisco Nexus 9396PX Switch – Buffer Performance Testing

The Cisco 9396 switch distinguishes between high-speed (40GE) uplinks and lower-speed (1GE or 10GE) server links, and employs an innovative buffer architecture to accommodate the differences. In addition, the switch’s buffer-management policies can be tailored for different traffic environments. Download Report here

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Dell Networking Z9500 Fabric Switch

The Dell Networking Z9500 is a compact Layer 2 and Layer 3 Ethernet switch/router designed for 10/40GE aggregation in all types of data centers – such as traditional, cloud, hyperscale and provider-hosted. Download Report here

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Unify OpenScape Voice V8

The internal countermeasures of OpenScape Voice V8 proved impervious by successfully thwarting a battery of network attacks and vulnerability scans. Download Report here

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Xirrus XR-620 and XR-630

Miercom found that the Xirrus XR-600 Access Points delivered superior flexibility and performance when compared to similar solutions by supporting an integrated controller with high performance design and software programmable radios enabling 802.11ac operation on both radios, not just one. Download report here

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Konica Minolta bizhub vCare 2.8

Miercom conducted a battery of assaults to attempt to disrupt the communication between the bizhub products tested and bizhub vCare. It was not possible to hack into bizhub vCare through the network ports. Download report here

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Unify OpenScape Branch V8

Posted on 18 August 2014

OpenScape Branch V8 exhibited resiliency against a full range of security threats during hands on testing. Download Report here 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

Konica Minolta bizhub vCare 2.8 Certified Green

Posted on 13 August 2014

Miercom was impressed with the energy efficiency and ecologically intelligent design of the bizhub products tested, as well as the positive environmental impact of bizhub vCare version 2.8. Download report here Continue Reading

Blog – Miercom President and CEO Smithers Interviewed on Next-Generation Firewall

Posted on 05 June 2014

Miercom President and CEO Smithers Interviewed for TechTarget.com Article on Next-Generation Firewall June 5, 2014 — If the purchase of a next-generation firewall is being contemplated to bolster enterprise network security, what key factors should a network administrator consider? According to Rob Smithers, President and CEO, Miercom, one key factor is what security features are [...] Continue Reading

Huawei Receives Miercom Performance Verified Certification

Posted on 02 April 2014

Huawei Receives Miercom Performance Verified Certification for its Agile Switch at Interop Las Vegas Lab test finds Huawei S12700 core switch fully programmable and SDN-ready LAS VEGAS, April 2, 2014 — INTEROP–Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced that its Agile S12700 Switch has received Miercom’s Performance Verified Certification [...] Continue Reading

Independent Cybersecurity Test Rates Websense TRITON Most Effective in Advanced Threat Protection

Posted on 05 March 2014

Websense demonstrates most advanced real-time threat protection against drive-by installers, complex exploits, phishing and malware redirects SAN FRAN—2014 RSA Conference Booth #3413—February 26, 2014— Miercom, the well-respected worldwide testing service, recently conducted an independent test of real-world web security solutions from Websense, Blue Coat® Systems, Inc., Check Point, McAfee® and Palo Alto Networks™. Miercom test [...] Continue Reading

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