Forescout Releases Inaugural Device Cloud Research.

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Forescout Technologies, Inc. have announced insights from 75 real healthcare deployments with more than 10,000 virtual local area networks (VLANs) and 1.5 million devices contained within the Forescout Device Cloud, with a specific focus on 1,500 medical VLANs with more than 430,000 devices. Launched in July 2017, the Forescout Device Cloud is one of the world's largest crowdsourced device repositories and now contains more than eight million devices from more than 1,000 customers who share anonymized device insights.

"The Forescout Device Cloud provides us with game changing data from millions of devices around the world, and what we are releasing today is just the tip of the iceberg," said Elisa Costante, head of OT and Industrial Technology Innovation at Forescout. "Our findings reveal that healthcare organizations have some of the most diverse and complex IT environments, which are compounded due to compliance risks. Every time a patch is applied, there is concern around voiding a warranty or impacting patient safety...

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