• Four Little-Known Ways WAN Optimization Can Benefit Your Organization

    You know that WAN optimization has evolved into a complete system that optimizes traffic across a broad range of most popular applications while providing deep visibility into performance. However, today's comprehensive solutions can improve just about every major IT initiative. Read this short white paper to learn how next-generation WAN optimization solutions can benefit your organization more than ever before.

  • EMA Assessing ROI for Mobile Acceleration Clients

    An important manifestation of WAN optimization is mobile client software that can be installed on individual users' workstations, laptops or tablets, so they can experience LAN-like network performance no matter their location. This paper examines the business case for deploying mobile WAN optimization client software and builds an ROI model based on the experiences of three organizations.

  • ESG: Got Clouds? Optimize Application Performance

    Cloud computing is changing the way applications are architected and consumed. As organizations continue to leverage cloud computing, they must ensure that application performance is not negatively impacted. Depending on type of application and distance, latency and network connections can slow down normal network functions. Fortunately, WAN optimization accelerates application performance to deliver a quality user experience.

  • 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant Report

    For the 7th year in a row, Riverbed is in the "Leaders" Quadrant of the 2014 Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization Controllers. In this report, Gartner evaluates vendors based on their ability to execute and completeness of vision. *Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

  • Accelerating the Delivery of Microsoft Office 365

    Many organizations use Office 365's cloud-based mail, collaboration and communication services as the dominant workload. However, as services move to the cloud, data centers are no longer local, and end-user experience can suffer. A congested Internet connection will mean sluggish application delivery that puts a damper on user productivity and ultimately threatens application usage. Learn how to address these performance issues.

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Improving Business Value of WAN Optimization - IDC Whitepaper

Want to achieve faster ROI with WAN optimization? Read the latest IDC report and discover how you can cut IT costs without compromising performance, gain greater efficiency, and improve productivity and...

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ESG: Got Clouds? Optimize Application Performance

Cloud computing is changing the way applications are architected and consumed. As organizations continue to leverage cloud computing, they must ensure that application performance is not negatively impacted. Depending on type of application and distance, latency and network connections can slow down normal network functions. Fortunately, WAN optimization accelerates application performance to deliver a quality user experience.

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ESG - Why IT Performance is Strategic for Data Center Transformations

The reality today is that organizations have to transition their data center environments in order to remain competitive in a highly dynamic global market. It will be important to understand that the network will play a critical role in determining the success or failure of this process. Download now to learn more.

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2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant Report

For the 7th year in a row, Riverbed is in the "Leaders" Quadrant of the 2014 Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization Controllers. In this report, Gartner presents an overview of the WAN optimization market and its latest trends. Find out what Gartner has to say about the strategic value of WAN optimization solutions and their evaluation of the technology vendors that provide them. Access the complete Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization Controllers, 2014.

*Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

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How WAN Optimization Can Drive Top-Line Revenue

A convergence of potentially conflicting trends is creating a perfect storm for IT professionals tasked with providing secure, reliable access to applications and other critical corporate information...

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Transforming Business Performance with Hybrid Networks

Businesses are rapidly adopting virtualization, cloud infrastructure, and SaaS applications broadly across the enterprise to minimize costs and enable seamless collaboration and communication. This is significantly straining the traditional network paradigm. In this white paper, learn how IT organizations combat this challenge to transform network architectures to deliver the right performance and reliability cost-effectively while retaining control.

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Four Little-Known Ways WAN Optimization Can Benefit Your Organization

WAN optimization has evolved into a complete system that optimizes traffic across a broad range of most popular applications while providing deep visibility into performance. However, today’s comprehensive solutions can improve just about every major IT initiative. Learn how next-generation WAN optimization solutions can benefit your organization in more ways than ever before.

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Preparing Your Infrastructure for the Hyperconvergence Era

From cloud computing and virtualization to mobility and unified communications, an array of innovative technologies is transforming today's data centers. And along the way, they're also flooding corporate networks with enormous new torrents of traffic. A wide range of observers agree that data centers are now entering an era of "hyperconvergence" that will raise network traffic levels faster and further than anything the IT world has seen before. Ready or not, a "zettaflood" of data, devices, and users is bearing down. Surviving it will take a new approach to network planning and optimization.

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IDC- Data Center Transformation and Its Impact on Branch IT

Despite tighter budgets driven by the fragile economy, IT departments remain under intense pressure to deliver additional and higher-performance computing, network and application services worldwide. To achieve their do more with less goals, they need to transform their datacenters using a combination of consolidation, virtualization, and automation. Once these initiatives are properly established, IT can extend the virtual edge of the datacenter to branch offices where high-performance services are delivered locally from centrally managed infrastructure. This white paper will discuss the changing role of branch IT in the age of datacenter transformation.

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How WAN Optimization Helps Enterprises Reduce Costs

In a recent Gartner survey1 of IT organizations, respondents cited data growth, system performance, and network congestion as their top three barriers to productivity. Because productivity enhances...

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Assessing ROI for Mobile Acceleration Clients

This ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES® (EMA) paper examines the business case for deploying mobile WAN optimization client software and builds a Return on Investment (ROI) model based on the experiences that three organizations have had using Riverbed’s Steelhead Mobile solution. The results indicate compelling ROI with paybacks that can reasonably be expected in six months or less.

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Accelerating the Delivery of Microsoft Office 365

Many organizations use Office 365’s cloud-based mail, collaboration and communication services as the dominant workload. However, as services move to the cloud, data centers are no longer local, and end-user experience can suffer. A congested Internet connection will mean sluggish application delivery that puts a damper on user productivity and ultimately threatens application usage. Learn how to address these performance issues.

Download this white paper now

Improving Business Value of WAN Optimization - IDC Whitepaper

Want to achieve faster ROI with WAN optimization? Read the latest IDC report and discover how you can cut IT costs without compromising performance, gain greater efficiency, and improve productivity and overall satisfaction.

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WAN Optimization: The Key to Effective Private Clouds

When it comes to cloud computing, WAN optimization isn’t an option; it’s a necessity. Read this technology brief to learn how addressing network limitations can make the difference between success and failure of a cloud-based system.

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