Strengthening SD-WAN Solution with Leading Cloud-Enabled Wi-Fi
Riverbed Strengthens Market Leading SteelConnect Offering with Xirrus
Riverbed has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Xirrus, the leading provider of next generation Wi-Fi networks. Xirrus will expand Riverbed’s market leading SD-WAN (software-defined wide area network) and cloud networking solution SteelConnect with a robust and proven suite of advanced, cloud-managed Wi-Fi solutions. SteelConnect is the first and only SD-WAN solution to unify management and policy-based orchestration spanning the entire network – WAN, LAN/WLAN, Data Center and Cloud. Xirrus will extend SteelConnect’s Wi-Fi access and connectivity capability that will offer Riverbed customers and partners the ability to control user access and application performance end-to-end across the entire distributed network.