SAN FRANCISCO—June 11, 2012— Riverbed and Microsoft have worked together on many key Microsoft application and platform areas, enabling organizations to experience Microsoft enterprise software solutions over the WAN and in the cloud as if they were local. Organizations depend on Riverbed solutions, specifically WAN optimization and web content optimization (WCO), to provide exceptional performance to Microsoft's fundamental application platforms. At the conference, Riverbed will showcase its software-based WCO solution, Stingray™ Aptimizer, and one of its WAN optimization solutions, Steelhead® Cloud Accelerator.
Web Content and Collaboration Optimization
Stingray Aptimizer is a software-based WCO solution that is set up on a web server to enable the dramatic acceleration of web-based applications and websites. Riverbed customers using Stingray Aptimizer to increase performance of SharePoint have experienced an improvement in page load times up to four times, while reducing data traffic in some cases by more than 65 percent.
Improving Cloud-based Application Performance
Steelhead Cloud Accelerator boosts productivity and improves business processes by accelerating cloud-based applications like Office 365 and eliminating the impact of distance between the cloud and branch offices, mobile workers, the data center, and business headquarters. Steelhead Cloud Accelerator helps to improve the performance of many of the most commonly used Microsoft applications across the WAN and the public Internet by up to 50 times.
To gain additional insight into the benefits of Riverbed performance solutions, conference goers can visit the Riverbed booth during exhibition hours.
When: Monday, June 11, 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday, June 12, 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, June 13, 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, June 14, 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Riverbed Booth #2232
More information on Microsoft TechEd 2012 is available at http://northamerica.msteched.com/Forward Looking Statements
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