Complete visibility is required if intending to fully monitor a network – thus, the goal is to capture 100% of the network traffic under all network conditions.
The below video highlights essential aspects to reach this status. It outlines that devices, so called TAPS and SPANS, can be installed in the network to capture data.
Hereby, advantages of TAPS versus SPANS are highlighted and it becomes visible that a TAB port is more user-friendly and cannot be hacked.
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