Together, EMC and Riverbed Deliver the Branch of the Future with the power to rethink IT at every branch or remote office from the point of view of the business rather than technical constraints.
And that means:
The SteelHead™ product family performs a number of optimizations, including deduplication, TCP protocol optimization, and a variety of adaptively tuneable options for compression and data reduction.
SteelHead also includes extensive Hierarchical Quality of Service (QoS) capabilities to ensure that EMC traffic receives the appropriate, guaranteed level of WAN bandwidth and latency. This gives the traffic priority access to the network infrastructure, ensuring consistent performance to maintain RPO/RTO targets.
SteelHead has been qualified by EMC as approved for WAN optimization, and testing has shown improvements in the throughput performance of EMC Celerra Replicator data transfers by as much as 545 percent, more than 5 times faster than the same operation when performed on an un-optimized WAN connection. Additionally, Riverbed has worked closely with EMC to develop specific SRDF application-level optimization and auto configuration capabilities that are unique to SteelHead platforms.
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By combining Riverbed’s award-winning WAN optimization solutions with VMware’s virtualization products, enterprises can implement a high performance DR solution that results in improved data uptime and reduced bandwidth costs.
VMware is the global leader in virtualization solutions and Riverbed Technology is the leading WAN optimization vendor, offering solutions that 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.
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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.