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ExtraHop Listed as a Sample Vendor in Gartner's Hype Cycle for Threat-Facing Technologies, 2018


ExtraHop, a leading provider of analytics for security and performance
management, today announced that it has been listed as a Sample Vendor
in the Gartner "Hype
Cycle for Threat-Facing Technologies, 2018
" report. ExtraHop was
named in the Network Traffic Analysis (NTA) category.1

According to the report, "NTA solutions are valuable tools that assist
network security professionals in the detection of compromised endpoints
and targeted attacks that have not been seen in the past. These tools
have limited blocking ability, or none at all (because they are
implemented outside of the line of traffic), but they are effective in
shortening the incident response window and reducing the dwell time of

ExtraHop® Reveal(x)™ provides network traffic analysis at enterprise
scale and speed, significantly reducing dwell time by highlighting late
stage attack activities and shining light on the "darkspace"
in the enterprise – the hard-to-reach areas of the network along the
East-West corridor. Through comprehensive analysis of network traffic,
Reveal(x) delivers real-time visibility and high-fidelity insight into
threats to your critical assets throughout the hybrid enterprise.

"With the launch of Reveal(x), ExtraHop has taken its deep roots
analyzing network traffic in real time for performance management and
optimized our analytics and machine learning to investigate threats
lurking within your enterprise," said Bryce Hein, SVP of Marketing at
ExtraHop. "We believe being named by Gartner as a Sample Vendor
reinforces the value of Reveal(x) to our customers, and validates the
importance of Network Traffic Analysis as a must-have tool for the
modern SOC."

About ExtraHop

is the leader in analytics and investigation for the hybrid enterprise.
We apply real-time analytics and advanced machine learning to every
business transaction to deliver unprecedented visibility, definitive
insights, and immediate answers that enable security and IT teams to act
with confidence. The world's leading organizations trust ExtraHop to
support core digital business initiatives like security, IT
modernization, and application service delivery. Hundreds of global
ExtraHop customers
, including Sony, Microsoft, Adobe, and DIRECTV,
already use ExtraHop to accelerate their digital businesses. To
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1 Gartner "Hype Cycle for Threat-Facing Technologies, 2018"
by Pete Shoard, July 13, 2018.

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