Riverbed Steelhead vs. WAAS

As of February 2019, 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 Fortinet FortiWAN. WAAS is most compared with Riverbed Steelhead, NetScaler SD-WAN and Silver Peak NX.
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14,750 views|5,833 comparisons
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3,141 views|1,918 comparisons
Ranking
1st
out of 22 in WAN Optimization
Views
14,750
Comparisons
5,833
Reviews
0
Followers
80
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4th
out of 22 in WAN Optimization
Views
3,141
Comparisons
1,918
Reviews
0
Followers
67
Avg. Rating
N/A
Top Comparisons
Compared 21% of the time.
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Also Known As
RIverbed Steelhead, Steelhead
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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
Orasure Technologies, Energia Communications Inc., GHD, JLL, Northwest Pipe, Dudek & Associates, Lathrop & Gage, Carilion ClinicDimension Data, National Rugby League
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