OPNET Technologies – Network Simulator | Riverbed
OPNET is now part of Riverbed SteelCentral™


Get end-to-end perspective of your application and network performance with OPNET Technologies

In October 2012, OPNET became part of Riverbed. OPNET Technologies, including network simulators, build upon Riverbed's strong heritage of delivering industry-leading solutions to drive application performance. Click here for more information regarding Riverbed SteelCentral™ application and network performance management capabilities. For more information relative to individual solutions, please refer to the table below.

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OPNET Modeler® Suite

Riverbed Modeler
A suite of protocols and technologies to design, model, and analyze communication networks.


OPNET AppInternals Xpert®

SteelCentral™ AppInternals
Deep, granular monitoring of performance metrics across application components for a data-driven approach to analyzing performance.


OPNET AppResponse Xpert®

SteelCentral™ AppResponse
Network-based APM to monitor end-user experience, web transaction analysis, and network performance to fix application performance issues faster.


OPNET NetMapper®
OPNET Sentinel®

SteelCentral™ NetAuditor
Comprehensive network configuration management tool for network audit, diagramming, troubleshooting, and change control.



SteelCentral™ NetCollector
Multi-vendor network discovery built on a real-time network data model that infers relationships between network elements for clearer data management.


OPNET NetPlanner®

SteelCentral™ NetPlanner
Multi-vendor, multi-technology network planning and design tool with complete lifecycle support.


OPNET AppSensor Xpert™

SteelCentral™ NetSensor
Infrastructure component monitoring and synthetic testing to see how infrastructure is affecting performance and availability.


OPNET AppTransaction Xpert™

SteelCentral™ Transaction Analyzer
Multi-tier transaction analysis for troubleshooting an individual transaction and "what-if" analysis..


Support Center

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Email: support@riverbed.com
Web: https://support.riverbed.com

University Program

Riverbed provides its Network Simulation software for free to qualifying universities worldwide for academic research and teaching.