Sep 27, 2011
As the leader in data center class WAN optimization, Silver Peak is committed to developing and delivering a full range of virtual solutions that are easily deployed in all enterprise locations and on any platform or hypervisor — from the smallest branch office to the largest data center. Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) is a key component of our virtualization strategy and Virtual Acceleration Open Architecture (VXOA), making the Open Virtualization Alliance (OVA) a valuable asset for Silver Peak and our enterprise customers.
We are happy to see an acknowledgment of Silver Peak’s VXOA strategy by being invited as the first and only WAN optimization company to join the OVA. The OVA is a consortium of over 200 industry-leading technology companies committed to fostering the adoption of open virtualization technologies, including KVM. The OVA is experiencing rapid growth in participation from companies focused on cloud computing and emerging markets around the globe, and today we are proud to add virtual WAN optimization to the mix.
According to a recently issued OVA press release, over 50 percent of OVA members are focused on cloud computing, where virtualization is a key enabler.
Enterprises and service providers are demanding reliable, efficient and flexible resources for their cloud infrastructure – whether public, private or hybrid cloud. As the leader in data center-class WAN optimization, Silver Peak VXOA delivers enterprise reliability and scalability in the widest range of deployment options for these environments.