April 2012- The Cisco Cloud Intelligent Network helps securely connect your network to the world of many clouds for a consistent experience. With intelligence and scale built in, you can provide that ideal experience, irrespective of user location or the number of cloud platforms involved in service delivery.
April 2012- Has your Enterprise made the strategic decision to consolidate remote site IT infrastructure into central data centers? Then you have probably discovered that consolidation projects are fraught with technical, organization, and implementation challenges that require a well thought-out strategy. Download this paper by Riverbed and discover a clear 5-step approach to making sure every consolidation project is successful.
July 2013- WAN optimization plays an important role in today's highly distributed datacenters and cloud computing architectures. Massive consolidation and data mobility, enabled by virtualization, have radically altered how we build servers, design applications, and deploy storage for the emerging "cloud" decade. This paper discusses how Riverbed solutions effectively eliminate IT performance constraints in such environments.
April 2012- Mobile work continues to evolve. Your organization must keep up with the demands of its mobile workforce. This report introduces the concept of mobile WAN optimization and provides three case studies including RCM, PRTM and Einstein that highlight how this emerging technology can help IT departments achieve what previously appeared to be conflicting goals.
March 2012- Silver Peak's VX-Xpress is the world?s first self-service website for Virtual WAN Optimization. As simple as point and click. Choose any capacity, from the 4 Mb VX-X all the way up to the industry's highest capacity virtual appliance - the full 1 Gb VRX. Choose the hypervisor flavor of your choice. Download the software. Get the license keys in your mailbox. And off you go. No sales call. No waiting. The site also includes all the ...
The wide area network, or WAN, is essential to next-generation cloud computing. This video featuring Forrester Research analyst Vanessa Alvarez looks at what is required for next-generation cloud implementations and the critical role the wide area network plays in the success of cloud deployments.
Forrester's Vanessa Alvarez highlights the importance of automation, flexibility, and agility when enterprise organizations rely on the cloud, in particular, the large amounts of data traversing the WAN.
March 2013- Limited bandwidth, long distances and poor network quality prohibit cost reductions for today's critical IT initiatives. Your IT organization needs WAN optimization that can be deployed anywhere, on any platform, and for the lowest cost. See how the new Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization Controllers can help.
January 2012- Want to eliminate spiraling cost and complexity of your IT infrastructure? Riverbed can help by delivering cloud services with LAN-like performance across your organization. In this whitepaper, we explore how WAN optimization from Riverbed can deliver on the promise of accelerated cloud performance for widely distributed enterprises.
November 2011- In enterprises today, Wide Area Networks (WANs) are no longer operating behind the scenes. WANs are central to the daily operations and core business of organizations large and small. However, enterprises must choose from a variety of ways to implement WANs. This white paper examines the various types of Wide Area Networks (WANs), and why IT departments gravitate towards specific WAN solutions. In addition, the paper provides constructive guidelines for organizations seeking Local Area to ...
November 2011- Learn how Cisco Wide Area Application Services provides high quality user experience for virtual desktops while doubling concurrently supported users over the WAN. Accelerate performance for applications and video delivered by Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp.
November 2011- As part of a virtual desktop infrastructure, Cisco Wide Area Application Services enhance Microsoft's RemoteFX Desktop Services to provide a local-like, full-fidelity experience. See how this helps you provide quality performance, reduce bandwidth costs, and improve scalability. Learn more
November 2011- Make better use of WAN bandwidth and improve user experience. The newest caching approach in Cisco Wide Area Application Services optimizes WAN traffic based on its directionality through contextual awareness of the application, while providing performance fairness provides across branch offices.
November 2011- Need to deploy monitoring tools, gain visibility, or optimize and prioritize network traffic? This Cisco validated guide walks through the steps to build out the Cisco Application Velocity solution, delivering faster, higher quality WAN performance with better network visibility and control. Learn more
The Cisco Validated Design program facilitates faster & more reliable customer deployments.
Cisco Application Velocity is the Borderless Network Service that maximizes the user experience for any application, any time, on any device and provides application adaptability/survivability.
Delivering applications from the cloud to the remote sites creates additional challenges in application performance, availability, and security.
See how Cisco Wide Area Application Services solve application-delivery challenges for customers.
See how Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) enhances the value of Microsoft RemoteFX for wide area networks.
As part of a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), the RemoteFX enhancement to Remote Desktop Services (RDS) provides a local-like, full-fidelity virtual desktop experience.
Enterprises face numerous challenges in the delivery of applications and critical business data to the enterprise edge.
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) provides a comprehensive WAN optimization and application-acceleration solution.
Today's enterprises are faced with a number of network-related needs that are challenging from a technology and a financial perspective. Organizations are looking for proven, cost-effective solutions to:
• Create and improve disaster recovery infrastructures
• Replace outdated hub-and-spoke architectures
• Meet increasingly complex network requirements
• Prioritize applications, such as VoIP
• Maximize performance while minimizing costs
Your enterprise might have one or many of the needs ...
June 2011- In order to optimize application performance across the LAN and WAN, IT must be able to understand how the network is being used at any given moment, see which users are accessing which applications and detect and quickly eliminate any issues that may degrade performance. However, given the complexity of today's physical and virtual infrastructures, no single data type provides the accurate view of performance IT requires to effectively monitor resource utilization, application access and ...
April 2011- You have decided that you want to install network monitoring software at your small-to-medium size business (SMB). A little preparation before the installation and configuration will save a lot of time. If you have some basic information at your fingertips on how you will be using your new network monitoring solution, the deployment process will not be sidetracked as you try to find information or make decisions that could have been made in advance. These ...
May 2011- All network management teams have two things in common: their budgets are tight and their user communities expect reliable network performance. Financial constraints put all technology investments under a microscope; even technology that ensures network reliability. Depending on an organization's business model, network infrastructure and overall goals, return on investment (ROI) for network monitoring might be realized in five minutes or over five months. This paper outlines the areas in which network monitoring, mapping and ...
April 2011- If you are responsible for administering the IT infrastructure at a small-to-medium size business (SMB), using network monitoring, mapping and alerting software can help you do your job better by maximizing network uptime and efficiency. These tools are generally powerful, easy to use and affordable. After you enter the most important pieces of equipment to monitor, they just run in the background - only alerting you to active or impending issues related to hardware, software ...
May 2011- Companies today look towards cloud computing to make their businesses more efficient. However, many companies fail to assess their current processes and procedures before transitioning to the cloud. This white paper outlines trends and technologies that make the environment ripe for the cloud and reviews tips for preparing your network for the cloud.
IT executives are under pressure to deliver a flexible, scalable infrastructure at minimal expense. As virtualization gains mainstream adoption, they are discovering that the new virtual environments require new thinking, processes, infrastructure, and management.
Designed to provide higher value through a converged infrastructure, the HP BladeSystem Matrix provides centralized management tools that enable organizations to achieve maximum efficiency through migrating and balancing workloads across their physical and virtual environments.
January 2011- Cloud computing is generating enormous amounts of discussion and excitement in the world of corporate IT. Eager to drive efficiency up and costs down, organizations of every size and description are rapidly adopting Web-based software, platform and infrastructure solutions. Indeed, analyst firm International Data Corporation expects global spending by enterprises on cloud services to rise at a compound annual growth rate of 26 percent between 2009 and 2013, from $17.4 billion to $44.2 billion. Within a matter of years, experts ...
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