“How many times has this happened to you? You have a bass, and you’re trying to find an exciting new way to prepare it for the dinner table. You could scale the bass, remove the bass’ tail, head and bones, and serve the fish as you would any other fish dinner. But why bother, now [...]
Today, we made another significant step forward in extending our WAN optimization leadership to countries throughout the world with the expansion of our partnership with Dell. Customers can now purchase Silver Peak WAN optimization through Dell in over 30 countries throughout North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific. As part of global [...]
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. To stay true to that statement, I’ll try to convey my story in as few words as possible. A few weeks back, we had one of my favorite Silver Peak VX-Xpress (VX-X) “Cool Deployment” posts yet: a VX-X community user by the name “ankit” made a [...]
Video and unified communications has become of strategic importance to many enterprises. However, small links to remote sites and the fact that video is very sensitive to “lossy” networks can impede widespread adoption, especially over long-distance networks. Adoption might also be slowed by an organization’s budget constraints that prevent any new investment in WAN optimization [...]
Silver Peak Systems today filed claims against Riverbed Technology (Nasdaq: RVBD) for infringing three of Silver Peak’s United States patents related to its WAN optimization technology. The claims were filed in a lawsuit Riverbed had previously initiated in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware. Silver Peak seeks to have Riverbed permanently [...]
Check out this demonstration of the Silver Peak WAN optimization integration with EMC VPLEX Geo to accelerate a virtual machine (VM) migration over a long-distance, cross-country WAN.
Last week in Santa Clara, the TiEcon conference was held to celebrate the passion and perseverance of entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley and around the world. There were more than 3,000 attendees at the conference, including a mix of venture capitalists, industry executives, and thought leaders. As part of the conference, TiEcon awards the top venture-backed [...]
Silver Peak founder and CTO David Hughes provides an overview of WAN optimization and Silver Peak, discussing the company’s services and solutions for the enterprise.
Analyst support for Silver Peak’s data center class WAN optimization products continues to poor in. This time, Silver Peak has been awarded for having “strong value” and has been named “Best WOC Solution for Storage” by EMA (Enterprise Management Associates). In a recent report titled “EMA Radar for WAN Optimization Controllers: Q1 2011,” the analyst [...]