How it works

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  • Ensures continuity between SteelHead appliances in large environments with asymmetrically-routed networks
  • Supports one to four Interceptors, and up to 20 SteelHead solutions 
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  • Offers multiple configuration options − in series, in parallel and in quad
  • Delivers multiple in-path clustering and flexible network failure options
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  •  Supports up to 10 rules, tracing up to 1,000 connections for troubleshooting
  • Works with the SteelHead IP Address and Port Transparency feature for more visibility
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  • Supports 1 million optimized connections
  • Exclusively provides hardware assist pass through
  • Delivers fine grain control of what traffic gets optimized and how, with configurable load balancing rules
  • Allows real time-cluster management without disruption to services

Benefits of SteelHead Interceptor

Optimization, scalability and high-availability
Simplified management for large enterprises
Visibility, optimization and control
Optimization, scalability and high-availability

  • Increases scalability to accelerate more users and applications in high bandwidth environments
  • Continues high availability operations by diverting to fully functional SteelHeads with a SteelHead or network failure
  • Offers fair peering load-balancing intelligence that steers traffic to the optimal SteelHead
  • Exclusively delivers the only load-balancing solution capable of assessing SteelHead appliances to most efficiently balance traffic

Simplified management for large enterprises

  • Integrates with Riverbed SteelCentral Controller for centralized management and upgrades 
  • Automatically load-balances th entire SteelHead cluster 
  • Eliminates transmission of redundant data to offer the most bandwidth reduction

Visibility, optimization and control

  • Increases application and data transfer performance up to 100x
  • Delivers improved visibility with end user monitoring for all optimized traffic on premise and web and SaaS applications

Customer Stories

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