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"The solution is expensive and the service contacts are costly too. The cost of the device makes the value proposition borderline acceptable for us. The service contract fees we pay is approximately $30,000 annually."

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Top Answer: We just did an assessment for our 47 datacenters around North America. The top two enterprise-level network monitoring solutions were ExtraHop first, Riverbed SteelCenter second. Their negotiated cost… more »
Top Answer: It is very easy to install the solution.
Top Answer: We would like the solution to be less expensive. If the solution was more secure, that would be ideal. The product should offer more integration capabilities.
Ranking
17th
out of 26 in WAN Edge
Views
3,096
Comparisons
2,660
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
Rating
N/A
15th
out of 26 in WAN Edge
Views
3,195
Comparisons
2,215
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
547
Rating
7.5
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Overview

Simplify management, enable app-defined SD-WAN policies and deliver a secure, cloud-delivered branch today with the Industry’s first next-generation SD-WAN.

Riverbed SteelHead CX is the industry's #1 WAN optimization solution. SteelHead CX is proven to dramatically speed up the performance of applications anywhere in the organization while delivering the best end-user experience even under sub optimal network conditions. Reduce bandwidth utilization by up to 95%, deferring costly network bandwidth upgrades. Increase performance by up to 100x for on-premises applications.

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Sample Customers
Open Networking User Group, Columbia Sportswear Company, Coca Cola
ElAraby, SFK Leblanc, Bobst Group, Northwest Pipe Company, Halkbank, Tradebridge, EFG Hermes
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company26%
Comms Service Provider25%
Manufacturing Company8%
Energy/Utilities Company4%
REVIEWERS
Government29%
Energy/Utilities Company21%
Construction Company7%
Media Company7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider27%
Computer Software Company25%
Financial Services Firm8%
Manufacturing Company5%
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REVIEWERS
Small Business7%
Midsize Enterprise27%
Large Enterprise67%
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Prisma SD-WAN is ranked 17th in WAN Edge while Steelhead is ranked 15th in WAN Edge with 3 reviews. Prisma SD-WAN is rated 0.0, while Steelhead is rated 7.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Steelhead writes "Scalable Data Referencing provides LAN-like speed over WAN". Prisma SD-WAN is most compared with VMware SD-WAN, Cisco SD-WAN, Prisma Access by Palo Alto Networks, Silver Peak Unity EdgeConnect and Talari, whereas Steelhead is most compared with WAAS, Citrix SD-WAN, Silver Peak VX, Silver Peak NX and Sangfor WANO.

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