Profile: Radware Ltd (RDWR.O)
17 Jan 2017
Radware Ltd., incorporated on May 16, 1996, is a provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions. The Company's solutions incorporate Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection, Web application firewall (WAF) and Application Delivery Controllers (ADC) technologies to enable its customers to provide cyber-attack mitigation solutions for a range of applications. The Company's products and activities are focused on protecting against cyber-attacks and ensuring optimal application service level for enterprises' and carriers' data centers. Its solutions include application and network security, and application delivery. By protecting enterprises and carrier applications and data centers against known and emerging network and application threats in real-time, its layered approach is designed to help organizations mitigate attacks that can be detected and offer a security solution and service that combines a complete set of detection and mitigation tools and services from a single vendor.
The Company's ADC product line includes local and global server load balancing solutions that integrate Web performance optimization (WPO) for application acceleration, application performance monitoring (APM), multi-homing link load balancing, WAF that enables payment card industry (PCI) compliance through mitigation of Web application security threats and vulnerabilities, Authentication Gateway, Advanced Denial of Service (ADoS), Information Technology Management (ITM)/bandwidth management, and Defense Messaging signaling to its Attack Mitigation Solution (AMS) solution. The Company's application and network security, and application delivery solutions are available as customer fully-owned products, subscriptions and cloud-based as-a-service offering. The Company offers a range of appliances and virtual appliances (software-based products) for enterprise and carrier data centers, which typically deploy on-premises solutions as part of their information technology (IT) and application infrastructure. The Company offers its products and solutions as a service, with a simple subscription pricing model and cloud-based (also known as software-as-a-service) offering (typically for enterprises that are looking for a fully managed service, or service providers wanting to ramp up services without the initial investment in equipment and management center).
Application and Network Security Solutions Offering
The Company's application and network security offering for data center applications is based on its AMS, a real-time network and application attack mitigation solution that protects the application infrastructure against network and application downtime, application vulnerability exploitation, malware spread, information theft, Web service attacks and Web defacement. The Company's application and network Security products include DefensePro Attack Mitigation Device, AppWall Web Application Firewall, DefenseFlow Cyber Command and Control application, and DefensePipe Cloud Scrubbing Service. DefensePro is a real-time network attack prevention device that protects the user's application infrastructure against network and application downtime, application vulnerability exploitation, malware spread, network anomalies, information theft and other emerging network attacks at approximately 300-Gigabit speeds. AppWall is a WAF appliance that secures Web applications. AppWall incorporates Web application security filtering technologies to detect threats, block attacks and report events. DefenseFlow is a network-wide cyber command and control application that helps service providers to automate network security incidents response. DefenseFlow acts as a cyber-defense control-plane that collects and analyzes multiple sources of security telemetries and based on this information applies designated intelligent security actions. DefensePipe is a cloud scrubbing service that helps mitigate volumetric DDoS attacks, which threaten to saturate a customer's Internet pipe, or the outside line that connects enterprises to the public network.
The Company's Emergency Response Team (ERT) provides security and product support for hands-on attack mitigation assistance from a single point of contact. Its Premium ERT Service (ERT Premium) offers a managed service on top of attack mitigation system or as part of attack mitigation service. The Company's Attack Mitigation Service is a fully managed DDoS attack mitigation service and protection solution. The attack mitigation service consists of a DefensePro device installed on-premises and DefensePipe cloud scrubbing. Its Cloud WAF Service is a fully-managed service that protects Web applications against a range of Web and DDoS attack vectors. The Company's application and network Security subscriptions include Security Updates Service (SUS) Subscription and Rivest, Shamir, & Adleman (RSA) Fraud Action Feed Subscription. SUS consists of Periodic Updates, Emergency Updates and Custom Filters, which are supported by a Security Operations Center (Vulnerability and Exploit Detection; Security Risk Assessment, and Threat Mitigation). RSA Fraud Action Feed subscription provides protection from fraud and phishing attacks.
Application Delivery Solutions Offering
The Company's application delivery products include Alteon NG, LinkProof NG and FastView. Alteon NG provides local and global load balancing capabilities for Web, cloud and mobile-based applications. LinkProof NG is a multi-homing and enterprise gateway solution that allows service level availability and connectivity of enterprise and cloud-based applications. FastView is a WPO module. Its application delivery subscription-based services include FastView WPO module, APM module and AppWall Web application firewall module.
The Company's management solutions include APSolute Vision, APM and vDirect. APSolute Vision is a management and monitoring tool for its family of application delivery and application security solutions. APSolute Vision consolidates the monitoring, configuration and maintenance automation of approximately 1,000 devices across multiple data centers. APM allows its customers to maintain application performance, protect service-level agreements (SLAs) with real-time error detection, and track real user transactions and response time. vDirect is a service orchestration and automation engine, which is designed for software-defined data centers and clouds.
The Company competes with F5 Networks, Inc., Citrix Systems, Inc., A10 Networks, Inc., Amazon Web Services, Brocade Communications Systems, Inc., Arbor Networks, Inc., Hewlett Packard, TippingPoint Technologies, Inc., Intel Corporation, Imperva, Inc., Cisco Systems, Inc., Juniper Networks, Inc., Akamai, Neustar and Verisign.
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