International logistics provider FM Logistic (fmlogistic.com) manages and delivers packaging and distribution services for warehouses. FM Logistic provides global supply chain optimization for industrial companies and distributors. With Riverbed Technology, speed of shipping application improved by factor of five.
FM Logistic’s IT infrastructure had grown over time resulting in poor application performance. The company wanted to speed up access to critical enterprise applications and centralize e-mail without negatively impacting employee productivity.
FM Logistic installed 71 Riverbed® Steelhead® appliances in 13 countries, together with Riverbed® Cascade® product family solutions, to improve application performance, and application and network visibility. The company noted that critical applications ran up to 40 times faster and that bandwidth utilization improved by 75-80%.
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.