Protect Networks from Non-Compliant Remote PCs

by D-Link

Aug 01, 2008

Download As more and more users work from the road, at home and at Wi-Fi hot spots within the community, tainted clients are routinely infiltrating hardened local networks. IT staff spend excessive amounts of time manually addressing each problem, installing patches, and granting access after everything´┐Żs cleaned up. Meanwhile, productivity takes a dive and human error is introduced to the process.

With Microsoft Network Access Protection (NAP) and D-Link switching technology, the compliance and authentication process is simplified and automated. This white paper describes the process in detail, compares it with similar technologies from competing vendors, and shows how D-Link xStack switches fit into the scenario.