An introduction to Information Exchange Gateways

An introduction to Information Exchange Gateways January 2015 Today marks the beginning of an exciting week for me. I am on site at one of our major clients installing an Information Exchange Gateway demonstrator that I’ve been working on for the last few...

Diodes are Diodes, Guards are Guards

Diodes are Diodes, Guards are Guards September 2014 Over the last 3-5 years Data Diodes have grown in popularity as a solution for moving data between isolated networks. With this has come creative marketing to leverage the term ‘Diode’ for solutions that...

What is the difference between a Guard and a Gateway?

What is the difference between a Guard and a Gateway? August 2013 Guards and gateways are full application layer proxies that connect to two or more networks. They accept data passed on an inbound network interface, ‘process it’, and then pass data to the outbound...