NetMRI Advisor Release 1.4 is Now Available

NetMRI Advisor Release 1.4 is Now Available

Empowered is pleased to announce the release of NetMRI Advisor 1.4, further enhancing the ability to monitor and enforce security policies and end-of-life advisories in Infoblox NetMRI. Notable features in this release include the addition of support for Dell and HP devices. Additional features include lifecycle support for Cisco subcomponents […]

Microchip TimeProvider 4100 2.1 Software is Now Available

Microchip TimeProvider 4100 2.1 Software is Now Available

Empowered is pleased to announce that the 2.1 release features new enhancements that offer the most precise timing and 5G mobile network phase protection available! Most notably, 2.1 includes a Virtual Primary Reference Time Clock (vPRTC). Virtual PRTC supports the capability to design a redundant precise time distribution architecture for […]

WEBINAR: The Resilient Network – May 27th

WEBINAR: The Resilient Network – May 27th

Join Infoblox and Empowered next Wednesday, May 27th, at 10am PDT, 1pm EDT for part five of our webinar series The Resilient Network – Why an Integrated Security Ecosystem is More Essential than Ever. With the sudden and drastic increase to WFH, a highly connected and responsive ecosystem is paramount.

COVID-19 Statement and Support for your Distributed Workforce

COVID-19 Statement and Support for your Distributed Workforce

Governments, citizens and corporations across the globe have been placed under enormous pressure due to the COVID-19 crisis. Fortunately, we at Empowered have managed to make the shift to WFH (Work from Home) with relative ease. The continued support of our customers has been unaffected, and our solutions are playing […]

Supporting the WFH transition with Infoblox NetMRI

Supporting the WFH transition with Infoblox NetMRI

Attention Network Teams: Effective immediately, obtain your complimentary Infoblox NetMRI subscription license to manage up to 200 network devices – for up to 1 year. With recent precautions being recommended in the fight against community spread of the Coronavirus, the world is facing a fundamental shift in the way we […]

NetMRI 7.4.2 is now available!

NetMRI 7.4.2 is now available!

NetMRI 7.4.2 is now available! New enhancements include: Discovery of SDN and SD-WAN devices: Discover SDN and SD-WAN devices from Cisco ACI and Cisco Meraki. Control over device polling frequency: Modify default polling frequency for all devices or for specific device groups based on your production requirements. Dynamic VM sizing: Improve the process […]

Security That’s Not Security – Network Discovery

Security That’s Not Security – Network Discovery

Today I’m going to discuss the concept of discovery and its central role in network security. This discussion is part two of a series that looks at those tools and components that are not often thought of as being security focused but play a critical role in network security. From […]

Security That’s Not Security Could Be Your Biggest Security Hole

Security That’s Not Security Could Be Your Biggest Security Hole

What do you think about when you hear the term network security? Chances are that the things that come to mind include firewalls, IDS/IPS, vulnerability scanners, and the like. What they all have in common is that each has a “security” function as a primary capability. All have their own […]

When is a Firewall Not a Firewall?

When is a Firewall Not a Firewall?

Naming products can be tricky. A name, at its best, clearly articulates the function of something and can even invoke a sense of its qualities through the association the name draws to mind. But then there is the other side where the name tells us nothing about the product. Even […]