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Top Answer: The analytics is the most valuable feature because it was very granular and very comprehensive, although a little complicated to use. If you're really interested in knowing what's happening on your… more »
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Riverbed SteelConnect is the cornerstone of Riverbed’s strategy for next-generation, application-defined enterprise networking. SteelConnect is a complete SD-WAN system for securely connecting users and the business to the applications they need, wherever they reside—on a remote LAN, in a data center, or in the cloud.

SteelConnect offers several differentiators—ubiquitous and unified connectivity across LAN, WAN and the Cloud; business aligned orchestration for fast, agile, and secure application delivery; and unique cloud-centric workflow, easy menu-driven network design of sites, zones, uplinks, and rules, and centralized, business intent-based policy management—all within a simple graphical user interface—for ease of use and greater business agility.

What is SD-WAN?
Software-defined WAN is a new way to orchestrate routing over any mix of WAN connections - like broadband, MPLS and LTE. It improves your Total Cost of Ownership and makes the WAN much easier to deploy and manage.

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SimplePay, GHD, OpenEye Scientific
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Computer Software Company33%
Comms Service Provider19%
Manufacturing Company16%
Insurance Company8%
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Riverbed SteelConnect is ranked 12th in SD-WAN with 1 review while Silver Peak Unity Orchestrator is ranked unranked in SD-WAN. Riverbed SteelConnect is rated 7.0, while Silver Peak Unity Orchestrator is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Riverbed SteelConnect writes "Analytics feature is very granular and comprehensive, although complicated to use". On the other hand, Riverbed SteelConnect is most compared with Cisco SD-WAN, VeloCloud, Fortinet FortiGate, Talari and Cato Networks, whereas Silver Peak Unity Orchestrator is most compared with .

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