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To maximize productivity, you need to ensure that business apps perform as expected. That data is always available when needed. And that performance issues are quickly resolved. The Application Performance Platform transforms app performance into a competitive advantage by giving you the tools to leverage hybrid IT for new forms of operational agility. Software-Defined IT, from the cloud to the network, opens a world of new options for delivering and controlling applications and data. Riverbed software equips you with the most complete infrastructure visibility to optimize application performance and maximize business performance. See everything that impacts the performance of any app code, network, user experience so you can detect and fix issues instantly. Accelerate delivery of any app regardless of distance, and steer apps over the best network for maximum performance and lowest TCO. Simplify hybrid IT operations while securing all applications and data to minimize risk and ensure business continuity.

But, cloud computing and other disruptive trends create new challenges that traditional IT struggles to overcome. The cloud hero takes a modern and holistic approach towards defeating IT complexities that impede agility, visibility, and performance in the cloud era. Increase enterprise agility, delivering apps and services to users when and where they need them all while ensuring performance SLAs and securing 100% of corporate data. To maximize productivity, you need to ensure that business apps perform as expected. That data is always available when needed. And that performance issues are quickly resolved. The Application Performance Platform transforms app performance into a competitive advantage by giving you the tools to leverage hybrid IT for new forms of operational agility. Professional Services offers expert life cycle consulting solutions designed to help you reduce risk, accelerate adoption, and discover new ways to improve the performance of your business with the Application Performance Platform.

Riverbed SteelConnect

The future of your network starts here. SDWAN cloud networking branch LAN/WLAN all ensure fast, agile and secure delivery of applications across the hybrid enterprise. SteelConnect delivers the agility, performance and visibility enterprises today require through seamless integrations across the Application Performance Platform. Centralize and secure branch apps and data in your data center and extend the services, resilience and security to the branch. Think zero branch IT, provision and recover instantly, improve data security, and deliver maximum branch performance. Today we live and work in a digital world. Riverbed work forces are in locations that span the globe, and data has become an asset that can affect the outcome of business as we know it, for better or worse. As a result, today’s enterprises and organizations need to carefully consider how they approach data security, business continuity and the ability to react fast to change and competition.

Riverbed SteelFusion

How to build a better branch office (like a smart phone). SteelConnect is the industry’s first and only product to unify network connectivity and orchestration of application delivery across hybrid WANs, cloud networks and branch LAN/WLANs with centralized policy based management, dynamic software-defined routing and single click cloud deployment. Through SteelFusion, branches can be spun up, spun down, moved, backed up, and restored amazingly fast all from the central data center, and now conveniently in the cloud, without requiring assistance from operational staff in the branch. SteelFusion helps businesses meet the variable application performance requirements of their ROBO locations while reducing complexity and mitigating risk. Responsiveness and control real-time application visibility to ensure critical applications get Quality of Service (QoS) levels that are aligned with business objectives.

Riverbed SteelHead

Increase productivity with complete network performance optimization. Gain up to 100X performance improvements and the greatest bandwidth savings through optimized secure delivery of all apps, across hybrid WANs, to users everywhere. Accelerate application performance and improve end-user experience to gain real productivity for your business. SteelHead, the industry’s #1 WAN Optimization solution, uniquely improves application performance, tackling both latency and bandwidth, to address network performance completely. SteelHead offers industry leading secure optimization of all applications, across hybrid networks to users everywhere so you can leverage global resources and access applications and data from anywhere all while reducing the cost of running your business. Drive performance insight — not hindsight. SteelHead enables you to deliver and proactively maintain the applications that are critical to your business.
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Features

A single source of truth for performance — how useful would a portal be that shows the links between business and app performance? Your single source of truth for application performance. Effectively managing application performance in today’s hybrid enterprise requires deep and broad visibility across complex networks and hosting environments. Enterprises often take a fragmented approach to managing applications. Riverbed SteelCentral Portal brings everything together in a single pane of glass, eliminating the war room approach to address performance issues that often take months to fix or never get fixed.

Rethink branch IT — Riverbed is revolutionizing the way organizations manage remote and branch office (ROBO) IT by delivering the only hyper converged solution designed with the unique challenges of edge IT in mind. Riverbed SteelFusion enables the “Hyper converged Edge”, simplifying the complexities that have become so costly to maintain in an increasingly distributed world of opportunity. What this brings is unprecedented levels of simplicity, agility, data security, and business continuity across your entire distributed enterprise.

SteelCentral

When you add Riverbed SteelCentral to your SteelHead deployment you’ll get complete application visibility and optimization. Application visibility anywhere. Deep application intelligence and network visibility to see all applications, everywhere they run. Responsiveness and control. Rea time application visibility to ensure critical applications get Quality of Service (QoS) levels that are aligned with business objectives. Accelerate business. Deliver application acceleration anywhere while enhancing end-user experience and visibility to increase productivity levels, optimize resources and reduce TCO.

Continuously monitor them to get end to end visibility and end-user experience insights around the clock. Take control of application performance. Detecting and fixing problems on live applications has never been more challenging. Watch the Riverbed webinar series to examine and resolve common, yet elusive application performance problems that reveal themselves only when you look at them from the right vantage point. Riverbed SteelCentral NetSensor provides agentless infrastructure component monitoring to deliver a comprehensive picture of how your infrastructure is affecting network and application performance.

SteelConnect

AutoVPN multi mesh VPN connectivity to ensure application delivery from Cloud to WAN to LAN over any network underlay (MPLS, Internet). Native cloud integration to seamlessly connect private and public clouds. Global, centralized policy management to ensure performance of applications regardless of their locations (in the data centers or in the Cloud). Single click, instant cloud connectivity and provisioning including Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure.

Cloud visibility with sharing of flow data in Riverbed SteelCentral reports, enabling IT to understand minute by minute consumption of applications; report application specific performance by network, site, and user; and make path and quality of service decisions quickly. Riverbed SteelConnect is also suitable for hybrid environments that host some applications in the public cloud and need to deliver them to a remote location. Riverbed announced Amazon AWS as the first supported provider, with Microsoft Azure compatibility to be added later this year.

SteelFusion

Riverbed SteelFusion brings the simplicity, agility, and security of hyperconvergence to the edge of your network. Hyperconvergence has seen wide adoption in enterprise IT, its modular blocks of server, storage, and networking simplify administration and improve scalability in the data center. But what about remote and branch offices (ROBOs)? According to the Taneja Group, only Riverbed SteelFusion gives IT organizations the simplicity, security, and scalability of hyper convergence to the edge of the enterprise, while still providing the performance and access that ROBOs need.

Riverbed SteelFusion uniquely takes remote office and branch office IT to zero by enabling enterprise level security for remote data, instant provisioning of remote services and locations, fast recovery from outages. and LANlevel performance for edge users. With Riverbed SteelFusion a working set of data is projected to your branch at any given time.

SteelHead

Accelerate Riverbed SteelHead deployments and time to value. Your organization selected Riverbed SteelHead to accelerate critical applications across your enterprise network. Now turn to the expertise of Riverbed Professional Services (RPS) to realize your business objectives quickly and consistently. From initial purchases to ongoing operations, RPS ensures optimal adoption and utilization of Riverbed SteelHead across a multitude of use cases such as SaaS, IaaS, mobile, and data center migration. Riverbed SteelHead Implementation — receive best practice planning, deployment, configuration, and operational knowledge transfer services that enhance your Riverbed SteelHead solution.

Leverage the implementation services to learn how to utilize Riverbed WAN optimization solutions from your first purchase of Riverbed SteelHead appliances through successful deployment and ongoing management. Riverbed SteelHead Optimization Audit — assess your existing Riverbed SteelHead deployment and receive recommendations to maximize the performance of critical applications. The solution derives all network path possibilities and, based on business policies, enables you to prioritize and deliver critical applications over the faster hybrid networks and less critical recreational applications and bulk backups over the Internet.

SteelScript

Riverbed has a wide range of APIs for its application performance infrastructure solutions, including RESTful APIs. They are the foundation for Riverbed’s developer tools, including Riverbed SteelScript for Python and the Riverbed SteelScript Application Framework. With Riverbed Open APIs, you can access metrics and configuration controls of Riverbed application performance infrastructure. This allows you to customize how you consume metrics and automate configuration, including, exporting indexed packets from Riverbed SteelCentral NetShark for custom analysis. Customizing your view of network traffic data from Riverbed SteelCentral NetProfiler alongside IT ticketing data.

Riverbed Open APIs give you the option to extend the value of your Riverbed infrastructure with customization, integration, and automation. With APIs, you can write software that automates processes. This saves time and effort, while producing more consistent results. Get more out of your Riverbed investment with open APIs. Riverbed open APIs give you the option to extend the value of your Riverbed infrastructure with customization, integration, and automation. With APIs, you can write software that automates processes. This saves time and effort, while producing more consistent results. Quickly build web applications that consume and process Data from Riverbed and beyond.