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Top Answer: TCP optimization... caches a particular TCP connection and the next time a user uses that connection he will reach the destination easily.
Top Answer: Application response time and network performance could be improved. Allot, an Israel-based organization, is offering DDoS attack prevention, not mitigation but prevention; threat response. If… more »
Top Answer: You should buy SteelHead for WAN optimization because it delivers more. WAN optimization is the process of increasing data throughput and improving the network and application performance over the… more »
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Riverbed SteelHead is the industry's #1 optimization solution for accelerated delivery of all applications across the hybrid enterprise. SteelHead also provides better visibility into application and network performance and the end user experience plus control through an application-aware approach to hybrid networking and path selection based on centralized, business intent-based policies for what you want to achieve as a business.

Silver Peak NX Appliances are the optimal hardware solution for accelerating the most stringent remote replication workloads. The NX appliances are sized for the smallest of branch offices to the world's largest data centers and disaster recovery sites, supporting up to 5 gigabits-per-second (Gbps) of WAN capacity and 512,000 simultaneous flows. It can also overcome network bandwidth, distance and quality challenges when replicating data over the WAN.
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Orasure Technologies, Energia Communications Inc., GHD, JLL, Northwest Pipe, Dudek & Associates, Lathrop & Gage, Carilion ClinicGroup Dekko, Kingston Technology, American Student Assistance, Ares Management, Charlotte Metro Credit Union, Colonial Savings, Community Bank, Denali Credit Union, Bed Bath & Beyond, Breweries of Cameroon, Carnival Australia, Coastal Beverages, Toshiba Electronics, Tru Blu Beverages, WAXIE Sanitary Supply, Charleston Area Medical Center, Community Health Plan, Healthcare Company, Mercy Health, Linklaters, Miles & Stockbridge, Thomson Snell & Passmore
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Energy/Utilities Company25%
Comms Service Provider8%
Construction Company8%
Computer Software Company33%
Comms Service Provider18%
Real Estate/Law Firm7%
Media Company6%
Computer Software Company29%
Comms Service Provider22%
Real Estate/Law Firm9%
Media Company9%
Find out what your peers are saying about Citrix, Riverbed, Cato Networks and others in WAN Optimization. Updated: August 2020.
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Riverbed Steelhead is ranked 2nd in WAN Optimization with 1 review while Silver Peak NX is ranked 8th in WAN Optimization. Riverbed Steelhead is rated 0.0, while Silver Peak NX is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Riverbed Steelhead writes "Scalable Data Referencing provides LAN-like speed over WAN". On the other hand, Riverbed Steelhead is most compared with WAAS, Ipanema IpIengine, Citrix SD-WAN, Silver Peak VX and Exinda, whereas Silver Peak NX is most compared with Citrix SD-WAN, Cato Networks, Aryaka SmartServices, WAAS and Silver Peak VX.

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