Tag: Wan Optimization @en

The promise of next-generation WAN optimization

Last month I wrote my first report for GigaOM Research and it is now online: “The promise of next-generation WAN optimization”. Here the beginning of the executive summary: Bandwidth, throughput, and latency aren’t issues when you are within the boundaries of a data center, but things drastically change when you have to move data over a distance. Applications are designed to process data and provide results as fast as possible, because users and business processes now require instant access to resources of all kinds. This is not easy to accomplish when data is physically far from where it is...

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Video: Mark Stuart Day (Riverbed’s CSO)

In this short recording, Mark Stuart Day (CSO at Riverbed) introduces the whole Riverbed‘s products line. I admit that until that meeting I wasn’t very aware about all riverbed products. I was considering them only for the (very good) steelhead appliances but they really have a great proposition, especially when you look at Granite appliances (an appliance capable of showing a remote storage as local and with a very good performance). Enjoy the video! Mark Stuart Day (CSO at Riverbed) from Juku on Vimeo. Disclaimer: I was invited to this meeting by Condor Consulting Group and they paid for travel and accommodation, I have not been compensated for my time and am not obliged to blog. Furthermore, the content is not reviewed, approved or published by any other person than the Juku...

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