Riverbed Technology provides WAN solutions for the global enterprise

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Riverbed is a market leader in WAN optimization and application acceleration, helping organizations run applications several times faster over the WAN. Riverbed enables organizations to consolidate IT infrastructure, facilitates higher productivity for remote offices, helping to decrease frustration for end-users, and to shorten backup and replication time. Customers may also experience a significant reduction in bandwidth congestion and recoup their costs in soft savings and productivity gains.

Riverbed's Steelhead application and HP MSR Open Architecture Platform (OAP) solution

HP's MSR Open Architecture Platform (OAP) with VMware® vSphereTM Series provides an industry leading virtualization platform solution that integrates 3rd party applications on HP MSR series routers. The network services include virtualized WAN routing, wireless LAN, 3G/4G, Ethernet switching, security, voice and AllianceOne applications all integrated on a single high-performance modular routing platform. Virtualized WAN optimization supported by Riverbed's Virtual Steelhead application provides increases the efficiency and performance of network traffic via data, transport, and application streamlining. VSphere clients and VCenter virtualization management tools simplify remote installations, setup and configuration to quickly deploy virtualized applications across branch office locations.

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HP Advanced Services v2 zl Module with HDD

HP Advanced Services v2 zl module is a server module that is hardware compatible with VMware vSphere®. The solution is best delivered by the HP "FlexNetwork" that unifies the data center, campus and branch across a Converged Infrastructure.
The network is the key component of the HP Converged Infrastructure, the vehicle for interconnecting all enterprise systems and applications. Building on the Converged Infrastructure, HP is offering the Advanced Services v2 zl module solution that offers flexibility, scalability, and agility by enabling VMware vSphere® compatible virtualized software applications on the 5400/8200zl switching platforms. The HP solution converges infrastructure and delivers an open platform to host applications and dramatically simplify application deployments, centralize management, improve business productivity and reduce IT costs. VMware vSphere® is not included and must be purchased separately.

  • High-performance compute platform
  • Virtual environment for one or multiple VMware vSphere(R) compatible software applications
  • Two 10-GbE and one 1-GbE connections to the switch backplane
  • Industry-leading warranty

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HPN and Riverbed Solution Brief

HP Networking and Riverbed have jointly tested the Riverbed WAN Optimization Virtual Steelhead (VSH) into HP Networking switches and routers. With the combined HP Networking and Riverbed solution, enterprises may experience a significant improvement in application performance.