About Forescout Technologies
Forescout is a leading provider of automated cybersecurity and device monitoring. We offer the only solution that automatically delivers both visibility and continuous risk analysis of all existing device types. Be it IT, IoT, IoMT or OT devices, which together form the digital terrain of your company. Forescout's platform can be easily integrated into your existing infrastructure - without prior installation of agents, system upgrades or upgrading network components. Forescout brings your digital environment into line with your security regulations.
What Differentiates Them From Competitors?
Forescout offers robust capabilities for discovering and classifying all devices connected to a network, including Internet of Things (IoT) and operational technology (OT) devices. Their focus is on complete device visibility was a key differentiator. Forescout's solution is known for its agentless approach to network security. This meant that it could identify and assess devices without the need to install agents on each device, making it easier to deploy and manage. Forescout emphasizes integration with various security and network infrastructure components. It could seamlessly integrate with existing security tools, such as SIEMs (Security Information and Event Management systems) and NACs (Network Access Control solutions), to provide a holistic security posture. Forescout focuses on continuous monitoring of devices and their compliance with security policies. This helps organizations identify and remediate security issues in real-time. Forescout's solutions were designed to scale to accommodate the needs of both small and large organizations, making them suitable for a wide range of industries. Forescout provides risk assessment and threat detection capabilities, allowing organizations to identify and prioritize security risks based on device behavior and vulnerabilities.
Technical solutions to protect the endpoints against cyber attacks (e.g. AV, EDR or EPP).
IT Asset Management
Inventarization and management of IT assets.
NDR – Network Detection / Response
Network Detection and response (NDR) is a security tool that monitors an enterprise's network traffic to gain visibility into potential cyberthreats relying on advanced capabilities like behaviorial analytics.
Network Security Solutions
Technical implementation services and solutions like e.g. NAC.
Remote Work Security
Enterprise technologies used for remote work, such as remote access servers, telework client devices, remote access communications and videoconferencing systems.