This Day in History: May 13

Today: December 9, 2016
Network General Corporation Founded

May 13, 1986

Network General Corporation Founded

Len Shustek and Harry Saal found Network General Corp., which was a major provider of management solutions for computer networks until its merger with McAfee Associates in 1997 to form Network Associates. Headquartered in Menlo Park, California, the company's first product was "The Sniffer," a diagnostic tool for analyzing communications protocol problems in Local Area Networks.