ProfiShark Network TAPs

Complete visibility of your entire network anytime, anywhere

The Best for Ethernet Field Troubleshooting

Part of Profitap’s family of portable and compact troubleshooters, ProfiShark series are dedicated network TAPs for network monitoring, traffic capture and analysis. Based on FPGA and USB 3.0, they are a perfect blend of performance and flexibility.

A ProfiShark is equivalent to an aggregator TAP and two NICs, all-in-one in a pocket-sized box, the only additional hardware required being a laptop or desktop PC with a free USB 3.0 port.

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ProfiShark 100M

TAP Device & Troubleshooter for Your Industrial Network

Profishark 100M

ProfiShark 1G

All-In-One Advanced Gigabit Network TAP

Profishark 1G

ProfiShark 1G+

Innovative and Easy to Use Gigabit Ethernet TAP

Profishark 1G+

ProfiShark 10G

In-depth Solution for Fiber Network Troubleshooting

Profishark 10G

ProfiShark 10G+

Fiber TAP with Enhanced Timestamp Precision

Profishark 10G+

Testimonials

ProfiShark series are the best hardware-based packet capture solution in the world. You can just start non-sampling and full-capturing on your laptop, without needing a powerful desktop PC. Megumi Takeshita

Network Analyst, Ikeriri

The feature-rich nature of my ProfiShark, supporting great capture speed, with accuracy (packet timing and no packet loss), really makes it a must-have unit to carry with you in your tool kit. Ray Tompkins

Founder and Principal Developer, Gearbit

ProfiShark 1G provided full line rate capture at various loads and frame sizes. It did not drop any packets regardless of load or packet sizes tested.

Tony Fortunato

Network Performance Specialist, The Technology Firm

I find that a portable in-line TAP like the ProfiShark series can be a useful troubleshooting tool generally – easy to insert in between a desktop station and its network jack, grab a pcap, see what it is happening. Stuart Kendrick

System Engineer, Skendric.com

By using the ProfiShark to go in and capture on both sides of a device we are able to determine exactly how much latency that device is adding, and we can then determine if that device is part of the problem or not.

Mike Pennacchi

Owner, Network Protocol Specialists

Profitap’s ProfiShark is an awesome tool for any IT discipline. Devs better know what traffic they are generating and baseline their apps, ops engineers have to understand what’s on the network, and security analysts couldn’t ask for better form factor for doing threat hunting. Brad Palm

DevOps/Security Engineer , BruteForce LLC

ProfiShark 1G is an interesting device for laptop captures, because it is small and works with just an USB3 port while doing aggregation without packet drops.

Jasper Bongertz

Network Analyst Expert, blog.packet-foo.com

Testimonials

ProfiShark series are the best hardware-based packet capture solution in the world. You can just start non-sampling and full-capturing on your laptop, without needing a powerful desktop PC. Megumi Takeshita

Network Analyst, Ikeriri

The feature-rich nature of my ProfiShark, supporting great capture speed, with accuracy (packet timing and no packet loss), really makes it a must-have unit to carry with you in your tool kit. Ray Tompkins

Founder and Principal Developer, Gearbit

ProfiShark 1G provided full line rate capture at various loads and frame sizes. It did not drop any packets regardless of load or packet sizes tested.

Tony Fortunato

Network Performance Specialist, The Technology Firm

I find that a portable in-line TAP like the ProfiShark series can be a useful troubleshooting tool generally – easy to insert in between a desktop station and its network jack, grab a pcap, see what it is happening. Stuart Kendrick

System Engineer, Skendric.com

By using the ProfiShark to go in and capture on both sides of a device we are able to determine exactly how much latency that device is adding, and we can then determine if that device is part of the problem or not.

Mike Pennacchi

Owner, Network Protocol Specialists

Profitap’s ProfiShark is an awesome tool for any IT discipline. Devs better know what traffic they are generating and baseline their apps, ops engineers have to understand what’s on the network, and security analysts couldn’t ask for better form factor for doing threat hunting. Brad Palm

DevOps/Security Engineer , BruteForce LLC

ProfiShark 1G is an interesting device for laptop captures, because it is small and works with just an USB3 port while doing aggregation without packet drops.

Jasper Bongertz

Network Analyst Expert, blog.packet-foo.com

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Full Network Visibility Made Easy

Profishark is Portable

Portable

The pocket-sized form factor makes these portable network TAPs the perfect companions you can have anywhere for full network access.
Profishark is Compatible

Compatible

All these TAP devices support the most common packet analyzers, like Wireshark, ClearSight, OmniPeek, and many more.
Profishark is Efficient

Efficient

Tailor the traffic capture process to your specific needs with hardware aggregation, filtering and extra storage on the go.
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