Riverbed Steelhead vs. WAAS

Riverbed Steelhead is ranked 1st in WAN Optimization vs WAAS which is ranked 4th in WAN Optimization. Riverbed Steelhead is most compared with WAAS, NetScaler SD-WAN and Silver Peak NX. WAAS is most compared with Riverbed Steelhead, NetScaler SD-WAN and Silver Peak NX.
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Compared 68% of the time.
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Also Known AsRIverbed Steelhead, Steelhead
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Overview
Overview

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.

Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) is a software- and hardware-integrated, WAN optimization and application acceleration solution, and part of Cisco Intelligent WAN (IWAN). Cisco WAAS reduces latency and optimizes bandwidth. (4:46 min). Cisco WAAS provides an elastic "scale as you grow" enterprise-wide deployment model with Cisco AppNav and industry-leading scalability for secure acceleration of email, file, web, software-as-a-service (SaaS), video, and VDI applications. Cisco IWAN with Akamai Connect optimizes web and mobile applications by extending the Akamai Intelligent Platform directly into the branch.
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Sample Customers
Sample CustomersOrasure Technologies, Energia Communications Inc., GHD, JLL, Northwest Pipe, Dudek & Associates, Lathrop & Gage, Carilion ClinicDimension Data, National Rugby League
Top Industries
Top Industries
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Government
25%
Energy/Utilities Company
25%
Financial Services Firm
8%
Consumer Goods
8%
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Financial Services Firm
18%
Comms Service Provider
15%
Media Company
8%
Energy/Utilities Company
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Company Size
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Small Business
8%
Midsize Enterprise
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Large Enterprise
83%
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Small Business
26%
Midsize Enterprise
26%
Large Enterprise
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