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Net Optics xFilter 3.0

Net Optics is rolling out xFilter 3.0, a type of traffic monitoring software that's sold as a virtual appliance or loaded on hardware.

Net Optics says the xFilter 3.0 update gives better insight into what's happening with traffic in converged infrastructure environments. The appliance comes with a Network Packet Broker, which includes up to 12 10-GB ports, where traffic monitoring tools for the latest protocols in use in the data center can be plugged in.

The xFilter 3.0 virtual appliance is priced starting at $2,995, and the hardware appliance starts at $24,490. Both are available now.