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NetFlow vs Packet Data

Dec 13, 2019

Two of the more powerful data sources available today are Netflow (IPFIX) and packet data, which have been helping network and security teams gain clear visibility into the network for years. Troubleshooting expert and network instructor, Chris Greer, dives into the strengths and weaknesses of both flow and packet-based visibility and highlights specific scenarios to illustrate where both data sources shine.