What is SteelCentral AppResponse 11?
SteelCentral AppResponse 11 provides powerful, flexible network and application analytics and workflows to speed problem diagnosis and resolution. Functional immediately out of the box with pre-defined insights and a rich variety of performance metrics, SteelCentral AppResponse 11 helps you get answer fast.
It passively monitors the network and collects packet data for continuous, real-time and historical monitoring and fast troubleshooting. By continuously recording the packets traversing the network, rich troubleshooting details are always available when you need them, saving time and money by minimizing the effect downtime has on business productivity and reducing or avoiding business-stopping slowdowns or outages.
All-in-one network, application and EUE analysis
SteelCentral AppResponse 11 combines network forensics and historical analysis, application analytics and end-user experience monitoring in a single solution so you have everything you need at your fingertips to resolve performance issues quickly.
Fig. 1: SteelCentral AppResponse 11 is the integration of Riverbed’s two packet capture solutions, SteelCentral AppResponse 9.6 and SteelCentral NetShark. AppResponse 11 is modular in nature. The Shark Packet Analysis module is the base module and performs packet capture, storage, deep packet inspection and network forensics. It feeds the other optional modules: Application Stream Analysis and Web Transaction Analysis.
Identify problems faster
SteelCentral AppResponse 11 helps you minimize downtime by rapidly identifying and triaging network and application problems. It also helps you ensure optimal end-user experience.
SteelCentral AppResponse 11 also helps enable operational consistency by empowering network, security, and application operation teams to collaborate on problem solving by sharing the same metrics and viewpoints.