Riverbed?s solution enabled Mentor Graphics to face the challenges of a distributed environment, ongoing growth, and the need to serve its clients, while maintaining high standards of creativity and collaboration.
- Network traffic reduced by up to 85 percent
- Decreased time and cost associated with opening new development sites
- Enabled management of remote office deployment by non-IT staff
Mentor Graphics, a world leader in electronic hardware and software design solutions, employs 4,425 people at 70 sites worldwide. The company's development sites needed major IT infrastructure upgrades to meet the company's minimum storage and bandwidth requirements.
With SteelHead appliances from Riverbed, Mentor Graphics upgraded its overall IT environment and avoided costly upgrades. Mentor Graphics was also able to reduce bandwidth utilization and increase data flow through its worldwide network. Since deploying Riverbed, the company has seen up to an 85 percent reduction in traffic.
Achieving Worldwide IT Benchmarks Without Costly Infrastructure Upgrades