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INTRUSION PREVENTION ISM Express 1000 REVIEWED BY STEVE WEIL iPolicy Networks Price: $30,000 @exb @exe Bigger, faster boxes have created the need for an enterprise market segment for unified threat management (UTM). Beyond performance, how-ever, strong central management of multiple UTM appliances is critical for distributed environments. That's where iPolicy Networks' ISM Express appliances come in, managing up to 15 iPolicy Intrusion Prevention Firewalls (IPF). The IPF (see Information Security review, December 2004) is a stateful inspection firewall with integrated IDS, IPS, anomaly detection and Web-filtering capabilities. Policy Control B For an organization with multiple IPFs, ISM Express can enable centralized and consistent rule enforcement and management across multiple networks. Its intuitive and well-designed management console allowed us to apply granular firewall, IDS, IPS and URL filtering rules across multiple IPFs. Rules can apply to individual IPFs or globally. We were able to successfully create and apply many different rules--such as ... Access >>>
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