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See the difference between what ExtraHop Reveal(x) sees and what Darktrace sees—or doesn't see—during a brute force attack and sensitive database compromise.

Instead of viewing the added networking overhead of microservices as a tax, learn how to make it pay off for your business!

What's the real, unsung value of microservices, and how can you take full advantage of this newly popular architecture? Read the blog to find out!

How can your SOC resolve security issues up to 77% faster than anyone else? Check out the visual comparison of automated investigation vs. a multi-tool workflow to find out!

In part two of this info-packed blog series on how increased encryption is reshaping enterprise security, learn how SecOps can decrypt and analyze encrypted information safely and effectively.

Network scanning and port scanning aren't inherently hostile, but they're often used maliciously. Learn to tell the difference between safe and hostile scanning on your network.

Learn about the serious consequences increasingly encrypted network data has for SecOps teams that rely on analytics—and why most network security vendors aren't helping—in this first blog in a two-part series.

Learn how Intent Based Networking (IBN) and SD-Branch environments can help NetOps teams support cloud adoption and hybrid networks at massive scale.

In May 2017, WannaCry shook the world in a massively effective ransomware attack affecting 150 countries. One year later, has the tech industry learned its lesson? Check out this CIO Dive interview with ExtraHop's VP of Security and 3 other security experts about what made WannaCry so successful, how the industry has evolved since, and what's next for cyber security and ransomware defense.

This week on Clouded Judgment, Eric talks about the state of public cloud adoption in the enterprise, how organizations can best take advantage of next-generation infrastructure, and the capabilities and shortcomings of cloud provider tooling.

From the truth about machine learning to how scary encryption can be, here are the top 3 takeaways from RSA 2018!

SecOps needs to cut through a lot of hype surrounding security analytics. Read the blog and become a smarter buyer.

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