Niagara 3225PT provides up to twelve 40GbE or twenty-five 1GbE/10GbE network TAP segments

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– Press Release –

Interface Masters Launches High Port Density Modular Passive Tap with up to Twenty-Five Passive TAP Segments

Niagara 3225PT provides up to twelve 40GbE or twenty-five 1GbE/10GbE network TAP segments

New York, NY, Interop, October 2nd, 2013 – Interface Masters Technologies, an industry leader and innovator in networking solutions, announces unique and high density 25 segment modular passive fiber Tap. The Niagara 3225PT provides up to 25 passive TAP segments supporting 1Gb fiber and 10Gb fiber, full duplex, zero packet loss, and passive network monitoring of critical network links. The tap operates passively in stealth operation and requires no power supply. The Niagara 3225PT is modular and can support a wide range of network types including 1GbE, 10Gb and 40Gb multi mode and single mode fiber.
Niagara 3225PT provides a copy of data flowing across a data link to out of band security and monitoring tools including:

  • Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS)
  • Sniffers/Probes
  • Network Data Recorder
  • Application performance monitor
  • Traffic Analyzers
  • Network Performance Monitor

“Niagara 3225PT was designed for datacenters, service providers, tier 1 security providers, and enterprises to ensure network security and network monitoring devices can passively access each packet of network traffic on any data link to attain full visibility into mission critical networks,” states Ben Askarinam, founder and CEO of Interface Masters Technologies. “By creating such a high port density Passive TAP, we are enabling these data centers to save space on the racks, time in managing less TAPs and money as a result of the purchase of fewer appliances.”
The Optical split ratio can be selected from a range of values and is factory configurable.


The Niagara 3225PT will be presented at the Interop show in New York, October 2nd-3rd at booth #632. The product is in production and available for evaluation.
For pricing information, please contact the Interface Master’s sales team at [email protected] or follow the link:

About Interface Masters Technologies

Interface Masters Technologies is a leading vendor in the network monitoring and visibility market including Bypass, TAP, switches and smart NICs products, based in the heart of the Silicon Valley. Interface Masters’ expertise lies in Gigabit, 10GbE and 40GbE networking solutions that integrate with monitoring, inline networking, IPS, UTM, Load Balancing, WAN acceleration, and other mission-critical IT and security appliances. Flagship product lines include PacketMaster®Network Packet Broker, specialized 10GE internal server adapter cards, switches, 10Gb and 40Gb external intelligent Network TAP and Bypass and failover systems. Company Headquarters are located in San Jose, CA with satellite offices in Hong Kong and Europe.