We’re at the RSA Conference to show how Stingray Application Firewall 4.6 can help you reduce risk and resolve application security problems faster.
With the Stingray marketing team in town this week for RSA Conference taking place at Moscone Center in San Francisco, I had a chance to catch up with Paul Wallace, a product-marketing director who flew in from Cambridge, UK.
According to Wallace, one of the most common things expo attendees said as they approached the Riverbed booth located on the fringe of the South Expo was, "I didn't realize you actually had a security platform…we need to talk."
Former President Bill Clinton begins Microsoft's premier SharePoint conference with the keynote address next week in Las Vegas. How cool is that? With SharePoint, Yammer, and Office 365 showcased, Microsoft means business.
From March 3-6, 2014 at the Venetian Hotel and Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, this is the largest Microsoft SharePoint event in the world, and has grown each year since it debuted in 2006.
We at Riverbed Technology are delighted to be a part of this signature Microsoft SharePoint 2014 gathering of Developers, IT Professionals, and Executives with content ranging from overviews and introductory lessons to deep dive sessions.
Riverbed has changed the cost equation for application delivery. It’s been 50 years since the Beatles appeared on the Ed Sullivan show with over seventy million people tuning in to the start of what would become one of the greatest “revolutions” in rock and roll history. Coincidently, from the country that exported the Beatles, comes a game-changing application delivery controller (ADC) solution that has also kicked off a revolution!
A new way of thinking about your application infrastructure…
Your online application is wildly successful, drawing in more and more business every day, but you are under pressure to improve customer experience. How do you give priority to loyal customers? How can you redirect customers to new services without downtime? Can you improve performance without adding more horsepower? How long does it take to resolve problems with application performance or security? If you application developers are busy, how can you solve problems right now!
Stingray Traffic Manager is an application-centric traffic management and load balancing virtual ADC providing control, intelligence, security and resilience for application traffic. Stingray Traffic Manager is intended for organizations hosting valuable business-critical TCP and UDP-based services like HTTP (web) and media delivery, XML-based services such as Web Services and many more. Stingray Traffic Manager’s architecture ensures it handles large volumes of network traffic efficiently. Its scalability allows dynamically adding front-end traffic managers or back-end servers on demand. The cluster size is unlimited, and the performance of the traffic manager grows in line with the performance of the underlying hardware.
One of the biggest differences between utilizing a cloud service versus a traditional IT environment to deploy an application is speed. Waiting weeks for new hardware to ship, get racked, configured, tested and integrated is a thing of the past.
Cloud services enable a much faster way for IT staff to add and change IT infrastructure. However, they want things to get better, faster and easier to use, just like the end users they serve.
Riverbed® Stingray™ application delivery controller software has always had a speed of deployment advantage over its rivals, but we’re always looking for ways to give IT teams extra help.
Application delivery controllers have become a vital tool for IT teams to build more robust applications for employees and customers. At first, simple load balancers provided a way to improve the reliability of applications by switching between servers, but they have quickly evolved to give more control over content and performance and can now provide complex Layer-7 routing and enforce security policies.
Everyone wants a faster website. Faster websites increase sales and productivity for ecommerce customers, users and business partners. The problem is that making a website faster means getting developers to change their ways and employ best practices for web content optimization (WCO) techniques. The application backlog of change requests is long and growing so having your developers focus on performance is probably not the best business move.
Riverbed Stingray has released a new easy-to-use tool to make webpages load faster and requires no configuration for hands off optimization, called Stingray Aptimizer Express.
While you may be embracing the cloud, moving mission-critical applications to the cloud may be a sticking point. In a recent survey looking into top concerns for deploying apps on IaaS clouds, reliability ranked highest with 90% of respondents rating it somewhat or extremely important. Moving to the cloud means that you rely on the cloud providers’ underlying services. Are those underlying services, such as application delivery controllers, ready for prime time?
Most public clouds provide usage-based pricing and associated cost savings, but provisioning, scalability, availability, reliability, security, and disaster recovery issues create potential obstacles to adoption, especially for the “bet your business” applications customers would like to run in the cloud.
The holiday season is upon us again and there'll be last-minute online gift buying, expedited deliveries, and post-holiday returns and exchanges. How will your website handle this season’s shopping frenzy? With a little advanced planning and by following the ecommerce holiday prep tips highlighted below, you'll be well on your way to ensuring that yours customers have a positive online shopping experience this holiday season.
Riverbed. WAN optimization for your network: Application acceleration, WAN bandwidth optimization, and IT consolidation. Riverbed is the IT performance company. WAN optimization solutions from Riverbed liberate businesses from common IT constraints by increasing application performance, enabling consolidation, and providing enterprise-wide network and application visibility – all while eliminating the need to increase bandwidth, storage or servers. Thousands of companies trust Riverbed to deliver greater productivity and cost savings by making their IT infrastructure faster, less expensive and more responsive. Riverbed solutions are also available as managed services through select providers.