SteelConnect Analytics is a powerful on-premises or cloud-deployed analytics engine for real-time collection, visualization, and analysis of telemetry from SteelConnect EX enterprise SD-WAN. The solution is built to scale with large datasets received from network spanning thousands of sites and devices. It tightly integrates with SteelConnect Director, a centralized management platform, for complete role-based access. Augment SD-WAN analytics with comprehensive network performance monitoring across your hybrid IT infrastructure using continuous packet capture, network forensics, flow analysis, cyber threat hunting, DDoS detection and more.
SteelConnect Analytics enables you to realize the full value of the SteelConnect EX SD-WAN implementations with actionable insights. SteelConnect EX is a software-defined network solution that enables enterprises to provide agile, fast and secure WAN connectivity across the modern hybrid IT landscape.
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Analyze at scale
Built on big data technologies designed for web-scale, SteelConnect Analytics can ingest data at high velocity, volume, and variety of data from thousands of SD-WAN devices simultaneously.
Policy-driven usage analysis
Provide real-time and historical contextual insights with reports on usage patterns, trends, security events, and alerts. With policy-driven analysis, IT can minimize false positives and prevent data storms allowing operations to focus on more critical events.
Comprehensive reports and search
SteelConnect Analytics offers rich exportable reports detailing usage, performance, threats for sites and tenants. Use generic and custom queries to easily search across the system or integrate with other third-party tools to access information through a northbound REST API.
Provide hierarchical access to reports and analytics to your globally distributed support organization. Role based access control (RBAC) provides granular and access on a need to know basis to business and IT personnel with RBAC and SSO support with SAML. Multi-tenancy enables distributed organizations to support multiple customers or departments or multiple sites on a single cluster for economies of scale.
Simplify discrete event correlation
Intelligently correlate network, applications and security events with a single pane of glass platform to easily visualize cause and effect, saving precious IT resources from independently troubleshooting discrete events.
SteelConnect Analytics is operations-ready and supports standard protocols and log formats, such as Syslog and IPFIX, making it compatible with existing investment in SIEM, monitoring, and reporting systems. Our solution is flexible and extensible via REST APIs and interoperates with well-known performance management applications and 3rd party services.
SteelConnect EX Solution Components
SteelConnect EX provides an enterprise SD-WAN solution that enables you to provide flexible and cost-effective WAN connectivity across the modern hybrid IT landscape. Combine SD-WAN, application acceleration, network visibility and security services to create a WAN edge that is agile, fast and secure.
SteelConnect Director, a centralized management platform, provides the essential management, monitoring and orchestration capabilities for enterprise SD-WAN deployments.
TECH SPECS **
Application on Ubuntu(Ubuntu Package)
512GB or more. SSD, SATA/SAS drives. SSD is recommened.
2 socket server - 12 cores per socket, Intel Xeon 64bit processor
64 GB - 128GB
** Resource requirements are for 1 search and 1 Analytics node deployed in Non-HA. Riverbed recommends HA deployment for best performance and availablity.
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