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RIverbed Steelhead, SteelheadUnity Boost
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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.

The combination of Aruba and Silver Peak will accelerate Cloud transformation for enterprises with a comprehensive edge-to-cloud networking solution covering all aspects of wired, wireless LAN, and wide area networking (WAN).

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Orasure Technologies, Energia Communications Inc., GHD, JLL, Northwest Pipe, Dudek & Associates, Lathrop & Gage, Carilion Clinic
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Riverbed Steelhead is ranked 4th in WAN Optimization with 1 review while Silver Peak Unity Boost is ranked unranked in WAN Optimization. Riverbed Steelhead is rated 0.0, while Silver Peak Unity Boost 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, Silver Peak NX, Citrix SD-WAN, Ipanema IpIengine and Silver Peak VX, whereas Silver Peak Unity Boost is most compared with .

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