Hw based Filtering: Packet filter/classification (full wire speed) L2, L3, L4; VLAN and MPLS label filtering; packet accept/deny; packet forward/redirect/multicast “User defined bytes” filtering, supported on the first 128 bytes of the packet.
Selective Aggregation: Any-to-any.
Load Balancing: This function enables the device to distribute the input traffic to the output ports in a balanced way, using:
Balancing Groups and a Session Oriented Hash Algorithm
“Security check” on Output monitoring ports: This function allows to apply, if required, a “security check” to each output port connected to a probe, so that, when detected the probe disconnection, these ports are automatically disabled generating a warning alarm. Next the disabled ports can be get enabled only with a system reconfiguration, so implementing a security policy aimed to avoid unauthorized intrusions in the network
Embedded GUI for Web management (HTTPS),
Multi-user access with defined privileges.
Real Time and Daily Statistics: For each IN/OUT port: bandwidth, packet counter, packet size, Tx/Rx errors.
Alarms: SNMP traps.