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Arbor Cloud DDoS Managed Service Receives INTERNET TELEPHONY Network Security Excellence Award

March 14, 2017

Arbor Cloud Provides Businesses with Affordable Fully-Managed, Multi-Layered Protection for Best Practice DDoS Defense

BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 14, 2017-- Arbor Networks Inc., the security division of NETSCOUT (NASDAQ: NTCT), announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Arbor Cloud DDoS managed service as a recipient of a Network Security Excellence Award.

“It gives me great pleasure to recognize Arbor Networks with a Network Security Excellence Award for its commitment to excellence and innovation,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “In the opinion of our distinguished judges, Arbor Cloud has proven to be among the best technology solutions available on the market.”

“Arbor Cloud represents the best in scalable DDoS protection, from the underlying automated technology that has been proven on the world’s largest networks, to the people behind the service who are tireless and dedicated to successful outcomes for customers,” said Arbor Networks President Brian McCann.

Arbor Cloud: Affordable, Fully Managed DDoS Protection
Arbor Cloud offers enterprise and service provider customers a fully managed, best-practice DDoS defense service that tightly integrates on-premises and cloud-based mitigation in a single solution. Arbor Cloud provides in-cloud protection from advanced and high-volume distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks without interrupting access to business applications and services. Arbor Cloud’s on-demand, traffic scrubbing service, staffed by Arbor’s DDoS security experts, defends against volumetric DDoS attacks that are too large to be mitigated on-premise. Arbor Cloud’s on-premise component — powered by Arbor Networks® APS — delivers visibility into traffic entering the network, providing always-on DDoS attack detection and mitigation. Arbor’s patented Cloud Signaling capability tightly integrates on-premise and cloud-based defenses significantly reducing the time needed to mitigate attacks. This agile, multi-layer defense is industry best practice for DDoS protection, ensuring that enterprise networks are protected no matter what type of DDoS attack they are facing.

Arbor Cloud also offers complete transparency of operation, including providing a view into blocked hosts and even packets, offering the flexibility enterprises need to alter attack countermeasures and thresholds. Via layered protection, Arbor is delivering a comprehensive, industry-leading DDoS protection solution for enterprise networks.

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About Arbor Networks
Arbor Networks, the security division of NETSCOUT, helps secure the world’s largest enterprise and service provider networks from DDoS attacks and advanced threats. Arbor is the world’s leading provider of DDoS protection in the enterprise, carrier and mobile market segments, according to Infonetics Research. Arbor Networks Spectrum™ advanced threat solution delivers complete network visibility through a combination of packet capture and NetFlow technology, enabling the rapid detection and mitigation of attack campaigns, malware and malicious insiders. Arbor strives to be a “force multiplier,” making network and security teams the experts. Our goal is to provide a richer picture into networks and more security context so customers can solve problems faster and reduce the risks to their business.

To learn more about Arbor products and services, please visit our website at or follow on Twitter @ArborNetworks. Arbor’s research, analysis and insight, together with data from the ATLAS global threat intelligence system, can be found at the ATLAS Threat Portal.

Safe Harbor
Forward-looking statements in this release are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and other federal securities laws. Investors are cautioned that statements in this press release, which are not strictly historical statements, including without limitation, the statements related to the benefits of Arbor Cloud, constitute forward-looking statements which involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from the forward-looking statements due to known and unknown risk, uncertainties, assumptions and other factors. For a more detailed description of the risk factors associated with NETSCOUT, please refer to NETSCOUT’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2016 and NETSCOUT’s subsequent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, which are on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission. NETSCOUT assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking information contained in this press release or with respect to the announcements described herein.

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Source: Arbor Networks Inc.

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