by Blue Coat
Authored on: Jan 14, 2012
The emergence of social media as the mainstream communications environment has driven business and personal usage of many web 2.0 applications including video, email, chatting, and blogging. This creates a business imperative to allow, but control, web 2.0 applications - most significantly social media usage.
In the current complex and dynamic web environment, achieving the required control of web access starts with an accurate, dynamic and granular content filtering database. Blue Coat WebFilter content filtering, powered by WebPulse, delivers the most accurate real-time URL ratings in the industry. The multidimensional URL categorization supported by WebFilter works with the powerful policy engine in ProxySG appliances and the Web Security Module to deliver the most comprehensive and user relevant policy and web application controls available.