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Gigamon's Security Delivery Platform Wins Support from FireEye
GigaSECURE, a Security Delivery Platform that Provides Pervasive Network Visibility, Complements FireEye Solutions for Stopping Advanced Persistent Threats

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Gigamon Inc. (NYSE: GIMO), the leader in traffic visibility solutions, today announced that its GigaSECURE® Security Delivery Platform fully supports and interoperates with the advanced persistent threat solutions offered by FireEye, Inc., (NASDAQ: FEYE), the leader in stopping today's advanced cyber attacks. Gigamon and FireEye working in tandem helps ensure that FireEye solutions receive the necessary traffic that they need to thwart advanced cyber threats while GigaSECURE helps to reduce network complexity, costs and security appliance contention for traffic.

"To be effective, a security appliance needs to be able to access the right network traffic stream," said Ed Barry, VP Cyber Security Coalition at FireEye. "With GigaSECURE, our customers can direct all traffic from networks and hybrid clouds to our appliances to help ensure comprehensive and network wide threat protection."

GigaSECURE® – The Security Delivery Platform That Bolsters Advanced Threat Protection
The GigaSECURE Security Delivery Platform comprises scalable hardware and software elements that aggregate traffic from physical and virtual networks and delivers it at line-rate speeds to FireEye advanced threat protection systems for malware analysis and network forensics. 

Key benefits of GigaSECURE include:

  • Infrastructure-wide reach via Gigamon's GigaVUE-VM and GigaVUE® nodes to feed FireEye appliances
  • Un-sampled Netflow/IPFIX generation for network forensics and analysis
  • Application Session Filtering which selectively sends the right traffic to FireEye for analysis
  • SSL decryption for application malware analysis
  • Inline bypass and out of band capabilities for FireEye appliance scaling and fault tolerance

"Advanced threat protection is a key initiative for organizations," said Johnnie Konstantas, Director of Security Solutions at Gigamon. "The GigaSECURE Security Delivery Platform helps expedite and scale deployments of FireEye while maximizing the visibility these appliances have to the traffic they need to analyze."

Availability
The GigaSECURE Security Delivery Platform is available now from authorized Gigamon channel partners worldwide.

About Gigamon
Gigamon provides active visibility. Having the industry's first Security Delivery Platform, GigaSECURE®, and the Visibility Fabric™, an intelligent architecture for enterprises, data centers and service providers around the globe, Gigamon's technology empowers security and infrastructure architects, managers and operators with pervasive and dynamic intelligent visibility of traffic across both physical and virtual environments without affecting the performance of the production network. Through patented technologies and centralized management, the Gigamon GigaVUE portfolio of high availability and high-density products intelligently delivers the appropriate network traffic to management, analysis, compliance and security tools. Gigamon has been designing and building traffic visibility products since 2004 and its solutions are deployed globally across vertical markets including over half of the Fortune 100 and many government and federal agencies. Learn more at www.gigamon.com, the Gigamon Blog, or follow Gigamon on Twitter, LinkedIn or Facebook.

Legal Notice Regarding Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Forward-looking statements generally relate to future events or our future financial or operating performance. In some cases, you can identify forward-looking statements because they contain words such as "may," "will," "should," "expects," "plans," "anticipates," "could," "intends," "target," "projects," "contemplates," "believes," "estimates," "predicts," "potential" or "continue" or the negative of these words or other similar terms or expressions that concern our expectations, strategy, plans or intentions. Forward-looking statements in this press release include, but are not limited to, benefits for a customer of the new product offerings, the benefits of joint solutions of Gigamon and its partners, and goals for our Unified Visibility Fabric architecture. Our expectations and beliefs regarding these matters may not materialize, and actual results in future periods are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those projected. These risks include our ability to continue to deliver our products and general market, political, economic and business conditions.  The forward-looking statements contained in this press release are also subject to other risks and uncertainties, including those more fully described in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended December 27, 2014. The forward-looking statements in this press release are based on information available to Gigamon as of the date hereof, and Gigamon disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statements, except as required by law.

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SOURCE Gigamon Inc.

Chris McKie, Gigamon, +1 (408) 831-4440, chris.mckie@gigamon.com; Brian Alberti, Davies Murphy Group, +1 (781) 418-2403, balberti@daviesmurphy.com; Cynthia Hiponia, Investor Relations, +1 (408) 831-4100, IR@gigamon.com