WAN Optimization and Application Performance News
January 16, 2015
Riverbed's new WAN optimization appliance is aimed at companies with hybrid environments in which applications stretch from the data center to the cloud.
December 12, 2014
ICYMI: Aryaka ONE offers last-mile WAN optimization service; 60 tech giants speak out against possible ISP regulation.
April 30, 2014
Cisco enhances WAN optimization by adding Akamai's content caching to ISR and WAAS.
March 25, 2014
When Rieke Packaging Systems tried to roll out a new ERP system, its old MPLS connectivity couldn't deliver the goods. Enter: cloud-based WAN.
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Space Communications Protocol Specifications (SCPS) are designed to improve communications reliability, error checking, efficiency and performance in ground, manned craft and satellite inter-communications. Continue Reading
Byte caching is a method of reducing the amount of repetitious data that is sent back and forth in a network as a means of streamlining network performance. Continue Reading
The leaky bucket algorithm is used to implement traffic policing and traffic shaping in Ethernet and cellular data networks. The algorithm can also be used to control metered-bandwidth Internet connections to prevent going over the allotted ... Continue Reading
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The use of application performance monitoring tools in any organization arms network engineers with key performance metrics. Continue Reading
Leading WAN optimization product vendors use a variety of techniques to get the job done. Find out who does what and if it's right for you. Continue Reading
When it comes to choosing WAN optimization techniques, more is definitely better. Part two of this three-part series offers up a catalog of optimization options. Continue Reading
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A recap of SearchNetworking's How to Buy series, which teaches IT professionals what to keep an eye on when buying new products for their networks. Continue Reading
Once considered new technology, WAN optimization is now widespread, and enterprises are including it in their networks from the start. Now that WAN optimization is mature, what's the next step for WAN management? Application delivery optimization ... Continue Reading
Don't just think of WAN performance in terms of meeting enterprise objectives. WAN failure touches multiple endpoints. Continue Reading
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Glen Kemp illuminates some of the issues that can lead to application performance issues in this two-part series. Continue Reading
An expert discusses ways IT professionals can overcome major obstacles when deploying a hybrid cloud. Continue Reading
This Essential Guide looks at today's WAN and the steps needed to ensure your WAN remains reliable, secure and scalable enough for tomorrow's needs. Continue Reading