Bricata Releases Version 1.5 of Its bOS Operating System

Bricata Press Release

Vienna, VA, July 6, 2015 – Bricata, Inc, the pioneer of high-throughput next generation intrusion prevention security systems (NGIPS), today announced the general availability of version 1.5 of its Bricata Operating System (bOS), the core software technology powering its ProAccel line of NGIPS appliances and cloud-based solutions.

This new version includes several performance and usability improvements, including an agentless web-based user interface, built-in custom signature creation wizard, the ability import both SNORT and Suricata signatures seamlessly, and to access and download PCAP data based on a specific event.

“We have seen incredible demand for Bricata’s new technology in the marketplace,” said John Trauth, CEO/President and Co-Founder of Bricata.  “Our 1.5 release rounds out our already rich feature set and provides improved usability and utility for our customers to meet their growing demands for stronger perimeter defense and real-time forensics capabilities.”

Bricata’s solutions combine high-performance hardware with multi-threaded processing capabilities and superior accuracy to deliver the ideal NGIPS solution to defend high-volume networks. In addition to its core IPS features, Bricata’s ProAccel appliances include full packet capture, breach detection, and real-time forensics capabilities. This combined feature set delivers vastly improved perimeter defense while also offering security professionals better contextual understanding of security events and real-time visibility across the enterprise – from the core to the branch.

Learn more about Bricata’s ProAccel solutions here.

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