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 […]

Showcasing Network Virtualization at VMworld Europe

Fall is in the air, which means VMworld is back in sunny Barcelona. Coming off the heels of VMworld San Francisco a little over a month ago, VMworld Barcelona promises to feature all the latest advancements in virtualization and cloud computing that were announced at the US event.  More than 8,000 IT professionals are expected […]

Steria Accelerates Data to 80 Sites in 12 Countries

As one of the leading IT services companies in Europe, Steria requires rapid delivery of data and network services to 80 global locations in 12 countries. As its business grew and data volumes increased, Steria understood that upgrading bandwidth to all of its locations would not cost-effectively address the company’s long term goals and would […]

IPexpo to Feature Virtualized Network Services

Next month, the IT industry takes London by storm at the annual ITexpo event, being held Oct. 16-17 at Earls Court 2 in London. This is one of the UK’s premiere enterprise IT events that brings together leading industry experts, a comprehensive seminar program and practical hands-on labs. Presentations, booth signage and hallway conversations at the event […]

Leading Bank Dumps Riverbed for Silver Peak

Banking regulations require that Citizens Business Bank see no more than three days of downtime.  Meeting that objective was easy until the business expanded to nearly 50 locations throughout California with more than 400 virtual machines.  The bank needed to accelerate application performance and data mobility to all branch offices and a disaster recovery site, […]

PICA Saves Thousands with Data Acceleration Software

Prudential Investment Company Australia (PICA) has improved security, achieved backups that are five times faster, and is saving $5,000 a month on bandwidth costs it no longer requires – all after implementing Silver Peak data acceleration software. With more than 500 staff at 25 locations from Port Douglas to Melbourne, PICA generates substantial amounts of […]

Slow File Sharing? Make it Fast.

Sharing and transferring files across a distributed enterprise can be challenging. Many companies opt for centralized file servers to lower costs and improve management, but performance can suffer due to limited bandwidth and long distances between data centers and remote offices. Silver Peak improves the performance of centralized file services (Microsoft CIFS, NFS, FTP, Apple […]

Virtual Networking Front and Center at VMworld 2013

VMworld 2013 is just around the corner, being held August 25-29, 2013 at San Francisco’s Moscone Center. Virtual networking is sure to take center stage and be at the forefront of most conversations at the show. Silver Peak will be right there in full force with live demonstrations of both new and existing data acceleration […]

How to Accelerate Dell EqualLogic Offsite Replication (Video)

This is a live demonstration of accelerating offsite replication with Dell EqualLogic and Silver Peak replication acceleration software. In joint lab testing, Silver Peak demonstrated performance gains of up to 15x for replication throughput, while real-world deployments have realized up to 20x with up to 90% WAN bandwidth reduction. By replicating data faster over existing networks, […]

Silver Peak Record Year Propelled by Software

Silver Peak just wrapped up a record fourth quarter and fiscal year 2013 that was fueled by increased demand for our virtualized software products. We achieved record sales for new and repeat customers, and saw a big increase in Riverbed Steelhead competitive wins and replacements. In the news release issued today, Silver Peak CEO David […]