Every Steelhead EX appliance comes equipped with the Riverbed Virtual Services Platform (VSP), powered by h VMware vSphere virtualization technology. VSP eliminates the need for dedicated servers in the branch office. That saves you money, and puts you in full control.
The Riverbed® Virtual Service platform (VSP), simplifies the management of distributed infrastructure even further by consolidating services onto a VMware platform on a Steelhead® EX series appliance.VSP eliminates the need for dedicated servers in the branch office. Every Steelhead EX appliance is outfitted with VMware vSphere virtualization technology. And thanks to a protected partition on your Steelhead EX appliance, you can easily run all of your branch office services virtually. You will quickly reduce expensive branch office hardware by consolidating back to the data center. All of the benefits of virtualization and more are possible with VSP:
- Witness improved ROI when you combine virtualization consolidation with WAN optimization
- Manage virtual services at a central location with VMware vSphere management tools
- Streamline operations to enable more agile service delivery