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Northern Health and Social Care Trust Selects ForeScout CounterACT for Real-time Network Visibility and Control of Endpoints - ForeScout Technologies, Inc. announced that Northern Health and Social Care Trust (Northern Trust) selected ForeScout CounterACT™ to achieve greater visibility and control over the ever-growing number of devices accessing the organization’s network
Northern Health and Social Care Trust Selects ForeScout CounterACT for Real-time Network Visibility and Control of Endpoints

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Campbell, CA, United States, 2015/01/13 - ForeScout Technologies, Inc. announced that Northern Health and Social Care Trust (Northern Trust) selected ForeScout CounterACT™ to achieve greater visibility and control over the ever-growing number of devices accessing the organization’s network.

   
 
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ForeScout Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of continuous monitoring and mitigation solutions for Global 2000 enterprises and government organizations, today announced that Northern Health and Social Care Trust (Northern Trust) selected ForeScout CounterACT™ to achieve greater visibility and control over the ever-growing number of devices accessing the organization’s network that are neither Northern Trust-owned nor managed.

Established in April 2007, Northern Trust is one of five health trusts in Northern Ireland. It provides a broad range of health and social care services across 10 localities, including two large acute-care hospitals and six non-acute hospitals. Northern Trust provides services for a population of approximately 460,000, the largest demographic area of any trust in Northern Ireland, and has approximately 12,000 employees.

Northern Trust needed to gain visibility and control over the devices connecting to its network including medical, clinical engineering and building management system (BMS) devices. Without this level of visibility, they faced significant risk in terms of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) network security and governance, as an ICT security incident potentially impacts the delivery of health and social care services to patients and clients. They looked for a solution that could secure its 15,000 endpoints across 150 sites that was not dependent on additional equipment or specific software version requirements and selected ForeScout CounterACT.

Upon deploying CounterACT, Pat Black, ICT Network and Security manager at Northern Health and Social Care Trust, and his team were particularly impressed with the agentless aspect of CounterACT. The fact that CounterACT provides device visibility and security scan and is capable of running a risk assessment of devices connected to the Trust’s network without having to install anything onto the individual devices was seen as a significant factor in the organization’s decision to purchase the ForeScout platform.

“We witnessed the power of CounterACT within a matter of hours of the appliance being installed. The network infrastructure environment that we work within has a significant number of connected devices that are neither Trust-owned nor managed. If a device presents a security or governance risk, a decision needs to be made quickly on how to effectively manage that risk, particularly if it is a compromised medical device,” said Black. “ForeScout enables us to reduce the risk associated with these non-Trust owned and unman

 
 
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