Riverbed Patent Lawsuit Update
Riverbed Patent Lawsuit Update
/ May 2, 2013 0 COMMENTS

We have just received news from the United States District Court regarding our patent dispute with Riverbed Technology (Nasdaq: RVBD). The Riverbed trial against Silver Peak that was scheduled for September of this year has been removed from the schedule and the judge has ordered: “The dates, if any, for the ‘Riverbed trial’ should be…

Riverbed Patents Called into Question
Riverbed Patents Called into Question
/ Jan 8, 2013 0 COMMENTS

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) recently reexamined two Riverbed patents (7,428,573 & 7,849,134) and rejected all of the claims in each patent that Riverbed has accused Silver Peak of infringing. Silver Peak had requested the USPTO reexamine these patents that Riverbed alleges are infringed by Silver Peak. In its Office Action, the…

Virtual as Good or Better than Physical
Virtual as Good or Better than Physical
/ Nov 7, 2012 0 COMMENTS

Silver Peak just finished a record fiscal year in July. Our total sales were up over 30%, and sales to new customers were up almost 50%. We truly are gaining momentum in the marketplace with our product leadership and we remain bullish on the market opportunity for virtual WAN acceleration deployments. Virtualization has been a…

Software That’s Red Hot!
Software That’s Red Hot!
/ Jul 11, 2012 0 COMMENTS

Business is going great for us right now. Why?  One word: software. There have been a lot of concerns about the WAN optimization market given some of the problems with our peers in the industry, but Silver Peak’s focus on software and the data center is red-hot. We believe the market is coming to us….

Speaking the Same Language
Speaking the Same Language
/ Mar 7, 2012 0 COMMENTS

Every industry has its own language. In most cases, if your comfort zone happens to be outside the space identified by that profession, you may find yourself empathizing with mono-linguistic tourists in a foreign country. Such is the case for those not firmly entrenched in the high-tech industry. Recently, the San Jose Mercury News ran an article…

Magic Quadrant Positions Silver Peak as a WANop Leader
Magic Quadrant Positions Silver Peak as a WANop Leader
/ Jan 27, 2012 1 COMMENTS

After a highly-successful 2011 filled with many great new clients, expanded data center partnerships, and the launch of ground-breaking products, Silver Peak is already starting out 2012 with a bang! Today comes the very exciting and highly-anticipated news that Gartner has named Silver Peak a “Leader” in the Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization Controllers. Gartner positions…

Virtual open architecture for WAN optimization anywhere
/ Aug 11, 2011 0 COMMENTS

WAN optimization is now vital to all aspects of a distributed network. Gone are the days when WAN optimization was only required to address the issues of a handful of problem WAN connections. Today, major IT initiatives such as data center consolidation, cloud computing, virtualization, and disaster recovery share a common theme — and a…