Silver Peak Wins Patent Infringement Jury Verdict against Riverbed; Plans to Seek Permanent Injunction

A Delaware jury delivered a verdict Tuesday in favor of Silver Peak in a trial in which Silver Peak asserted infringement of two of its patents against Riverbed (Nasdaq: RVBD).  Silver Peak intends to seek a permanent injunction against the features of Riverbed’s RiOS and Steelhead devices covered by the Silver Peak patents – “SDR-Adaptive,” […]

What Leader Most Inspires You? Play #SilverPeakLeader & Win!

We are thrilled that Silver Peak has been named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization Controllers. Now we want to know which Leader most inspires you! We’re inspired every day by leaders. Some are quite famous: Steve Jobs, Jim Henson, Coco Chanel, Martin Luther King, Jr., Amelia Earhart, or Nelson Mandela. Others […]

WAN Optimization for Iberian Market

The Iberian Peninsula, commonly called Iberia, is a peninsula located in the extreme southwest of Europe. It includes the modern-day sovereign states of Spain, Portugal, Andorra, and part of France, as well as the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar. Much like other emerging markets, Iberia is ripe with opportunity for businesses to improve the performance of their wide area networks (WANs). Afina-Westcon Data Center Solutions is well aware of this. […]

CRN Crowns Top Data Center Companies

CRN has again developed its Data Center 100 and Infrastructure 20 lists to help IT solution providers and IT buyers navigate the marketplace and identify the top technology vendors whose solutions are vital for powering today’s data centers. Identified by the editorial staff, the vendors featured on this list power, support and protect today’s data center […]

Storage Magazine Product of the Year Finalist

It’s official: we’re a top pick!  Storage magazine and will once again be selecting the best new or enhanced Storage Products of the Year. This year’s crop of contenders included entries submitted by both traditional and startup storage vendors, and has now been narrowed down to an exclusive set of finalists. Sometimes called the […]

Nine New Patents for Optimizing WANs

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has recently granted Silver Peak nine new patents for our software that accelerates applications and data over wide area networks (WANs).  Here are a list of the new patents: U.S. Patent No. 8,225,072: “Pre-fetching data into a memory” U.S. Patent No. 8,307,115: “Network memory mirroring” U.S. Patent […]

Who Really Won Network World’s WAN Optimization Test?

It’s one thing to read a headline, but quite another to read between the lines. Such was the case with Network World’s recent WAN optimization test titled “Riverbed wins 7-vendor WAN optimization test.” In the sporting world, “winning” might be everything, but in a technology product review, winning can often be a technicality because of […]

Tru Blu Beverages Drinks to Faster Replication, HTTP and Optimized VoIP (Video)

Tru Blu Beverages, whose Australian-manufactured soft drinks include Waterfords, Pub Squash, LA Ice Cola and Wicked Energy Drink, has achieved sparkling results with Silver Peak data acceleration software. Watch this video to see how today the company is supporting its business on a lighter and lower cost infrastructure than what competing WAN optimization vendors could […]

Masterpet Speeds Veeam Data Replication across the Tasman with Silver Peak (Video)

Pet products and services company Masterpet has streamlined its nightly Veeam virtual machine (VM) replication and disaster recovery (DR) exchange between New Zealand and Australia. Using Silver Peak data acceleration software, Masterpet is now transmitting three times more data twice as fast over a five megabit-per-second (Mbps) connection. Masterpet’s nightly 500 megabyte (MB) VM replication […]

Why ex-Riverbed customers prefer Silver Peak (Infographic)

During the past year, more IT professionals have switched from Riverbed Steelhead to Silver Peak than ever before. Why? There are a variety of reasons listed in our customer database, but users commonly cite everything from greater virtual flexibility, cost savings and advanced technical features that can solve all application performance challenges that exist over […]