Industry: Finance and Insurance
Jefferies utilizes Riverbed Technology to identify network dependencies, lowering risk of downtime and data loss.
Jefferies & Company is a major global securities and investment banking group operating in more than 25 cities around the world. Founded in 1962, the company provides investment banking, trading services, and asset management to a diverse range of clients.
In the midst of a complex data center migration, Jeffries needed to understand the dependencies in its existing IT architecture. As a global operation, the firm could not risk network downtime or data loss that might result from arbitrarily disconnecting servers and other equipment.
To get a clear picture of its network data flow, Jefferies selected Riverbed Cascade. With easy-to-understand advanced reporting features, Cascade enabled the company to identify vital network interdependences quickly and effectively.
Riverbed, at more than $1 billion in annual revenue, is the leader in application performance infrastructure, delivering the most complete platform for the hybrid enterprise to ensure applications perform as expected, data is always available when needed, and performance issues can be proactively detected and resolved before impacting business performance. Riverbed enables hybrid enterprises to transform application performance into a competitive advantage by maximizing employee productivity and leveraging IT to create new forms of operational agility. Riverbed’s 26,000+ customers include 97% of the Fortune 100 and 98% of the Forbes Global 100.