Overview: The Network IPS Product Developers Consortium (NIPD) develops standard sets of functional and assurance criteria for certifying network intrusion prevention technology, and acts as an information source to help the IPS user community select and implement IPS products. NIPD was initiated in 2005 and has the following stated goals: educate end users about the role of network IPS technology; increase adoption of certified network IPS products in enterprises; and create and evolve an objective, meaningful network IPS testing standard.
Specifications: Product Certifications are available at the following web page: http://www.icsalabs.com/products?tid=4222
IPR Policy: Not available
Current Status: Active
Last Updated: June 28, 2013