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SharkFest '18 Sponsors

Host Sponsors

Riverbed® is the leader in Application Performance Infrastructure, delivering the most complete platform for Location-Independent Computing.™ Location-Independent Computing turns location and distance into a competitive advantage by allowing IT to have the flexibility to host applications and data in the most optimal locations while ensuring applications perform as expected, data is always available when needed, and performance issues are detected and fixed before end users notice. Riverbed's 24,000+ customers include 97% of the Fortune 100 and 95% of the Forbes Global 100. Learn more at

Wireshark University delivers quality training on network analysis, security and optimization using the world's most popular open source network analyzer, Wireshark software. Wireshark University also manages the Wireshark Certified Network Analyst (WCNA) program to confirm individual competencies and knowledge of TCP/IP communications analysis, using Wireshark software to troubleshoot various network issues, identify reconnaissance processes and indications of breached hosts. Visit for more information.

Angel Shark Sponsors

Cloudflare is the leading performance and security company helping to build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the world’s largest networks that powers more than 6 million Internet properties. More than 10 trillion Internet requests flow through Cloudflare’s network each month, accounting for nearly 10% of all Internet requests for more than 2.5 billion people globally.

Dualcomm has been a proud sponsor of the Sharkfest conference every year since 2010. The company has developed more than 10 unique and cost-effective network tap models that are being used by satisfied Wireshark users and other IT professionals worldwide, and will present its latest products during Sharkfest US '18. Visit for more information.

PROFITAP designs and manufactures network visibility solutions for the security, forensics, deep packet capture, and network performance monitoring sectors. PROFITAP's extensive portfolio of copper and fiber TAPs, packet brokers, and field service troubleshooters, offers tailored solutions for network visibility and monitoring. With the release of the award-winning ProfiShark series, PROFITAP is providing a perfect packet capture solution for network analysis with Wireshark. Visit for more information.

Honorary Sponsor

LoveMyTool is an Open Internet Community for Network Analysis, Monitoring and Management technology reviews. We review open source solutions to cyber evidence technology and articles from top network and protocol analysts and are sponsored by the finest companies in our industry!