Friday, September 21, 2012

Security Deployments [180]: SK Telecom [S. Korea] Selected Arbor to Protect Service


Arbor Networks announced that "SK Telecom .. the largest mobile service provider in Korea, has selected Arbor’s Peakflow SP platform in order to maintain the performance and availability of their mobile network and services ..  Managing the rise in mobile data and signaling traffic due to the ever increasing usage of 3G and 4G devices such as smartphones and tablets and protecting their network from DDoS attacks and mobile application anomalies are just some of the many challenges SK Telecom faces on a daily basis".

See also "SK Telecom [Korea] Selected Fortinet for Security Services" - here.

".. SK Telecom has invested heavily into the access, backhaul and core of their mobile network. By leveraging IP flow data (i.e Netflow, sFlow etc.) embedded in network backbone and peering/transit edge routers, Peakflow SP enables SK Telecom to gain cost effective visibility into where their mobile network traffic is going to and coming from"

SK Telecom has more than 26 million subscribers.

SK Telecom: Subscribers and Market Share, Q2 2012


See "South Korea’s Largest Mobile Operator, SK Telecom,Selects Arbor Networks’ Peakflow® SP Platform for Mobile Infrastructure & Service Protection" - here.

1 comment:

  1. What kind of investment are we talking about, when saying SK Telecom has invested heavily into the access, backhaul and core of their mobile network?

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