TippingPoint, a division of 3Com, is the leading provider of network-based intrusion prevention systems for corporate enterprises, government agencies, service providers and academic institutions.
TippingPoint has been pioneering the IPS market since it launched the first network-based intrusion prevention system in 2002, and continuously leads the industry by being first to market with innovative IPS features such as Spyware protection and multi-gigabit throughput.
TippingPoint is the only intrusion prevention system to offer VoIP security, bandwidth management, Peer-to-Peer Protection, and default "Recommended Settings" to accurately block malicious traffic automatically upon installation without tuning.
TippingPoint's Intrusion Prevention Systems provide Application Protection, Performance Protection and Infrastructure Protection at gigabit speeds through total packet inspection. Application Protection capabilities provide fast, accurate, reliable protection from internal and external cyber attacks. Through its Infrastructure Protection capabilities, the TippingPoint IPS protects VoIP infrastructure, routers, switches, DNS and other critical infrastructure from targeted attacks and traffic anomalies.
TippingPoint's Performance Protection capabilities enable customers to throttle non-mission critical applications that hijack valuable bandwidth and IT resources, thereby aligning network resources and business-critical application performance