WAN Hardware Reports

Software-Defined Networking Strategies for Campus WANs
sponsored by Brocade
EGUIDE: In this E-Guide from SearchNetworking.com, explore some of the issues associated with troubled OpenFlow switches, which vendors carry them, and details about a strategy that will not cause you the issues these other switches do.
Posted: 25 Oct 2012 | Published: 25 Oct 2012

Brocade

E-Guide: Private cloud performance assurance: Best practices
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: While public cloud computing is typically accessed through the Internet, leaving users little control over their experience, most private cloud environments inherit the existing WAN technology to connect users with conventional data centers. This e-guide offers best practices to help you tackle the responsibilities that come with private clouds.
Posted: 11 Jul 2012 | Published: 11 Jul 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

MPLS VPN Tutorial: What you should know
sponsored by XO Communications
EGUIDE: In this expert E-Guide from SearchEnterpriseWAN.com, explore the next generation of networks: Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) networks.
Posted: 14 Mar 2012 | Published: 14 Mar 2012

XO Communications

Cisco WAN Optimization for Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this whitepaper to learn about an optimized solution that mitigates the effects of the WAN and ensures customers can realize their business objectives.
Posted: 22 Dec 2011 | Published: 22 Dec 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Accelerate and Optimize Microsoft SharePoint
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses SharePoint 2007 along with the cloud-deployed version of SharePoint 2007, BPOS. In addition a look is taken at some of the deployment options, network impacts and optimization approaches.
Posted: 01 Nov 2011 | Published: 01 Nov 2011

BlueCoat

Cruise Industry Leader Carnival Australia Improves IT Productivity and Reduces IT Costs by Optimizing Satellite WAN with Silver Peak
sponsored by Silver Peak
CASE STUDY: This case study demonstrates how Carnival Australia was able to achieve necessary improvements using Silver Peak’s data center class WAN optimization appliances to optimize satellite connections and address the network-induced latency, bandwidth limitations, and packet-loss issues on the WAN.
Posted: 31 Oct 2011 | Published: 31 Oct 2011

Silver Peak

E-Guide: WAN Optimization Best Practices
sponsored by Infineta Systems
EGUIDE: Data center consolidation initiatives are continuing to push great volumes of traffic (including storage traffic) onto wide area networks (WANs). This E-Guide reveals how to use WAN optimization for bandwidth management and monitoring, and why it is critical to ensure optimal WAN performance.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 25 Oct 2011

Infineta Systems

WAN optimization: Techniques that speed up your business
sponsored by CDG
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide discusses best practices and recommendations for WAN optimization. Specifically, learn why packet loss could be the source of WAN performance problems and how virtual WAN optimization software is bringing connectivity to far-flung branches.
Posted: 19 Oct 2011 | Published: 18 Oct 2011

CDG

The Future of WAN: What Can You Expect, How to Prepare
sponsored by CDG
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide discusses the future of the WAN and what you can do to prepare. Uncover how virtual WAN optimization has matured and how it can bring connectivity to far-flung branches.
Posted: 23 Sep 2011 | Published: 23 Sep 2011

CDG

eGuide: Keys to improving WAN application delivery
sponsored by BlueCoat
EGUIDE: This e-guide discusses how gaining visibility into WAN application performance results in better overall WAN management and how you can make it happen. Additionally, uncover best practices on how you can improve application delivery in order to boost overall user experience.
Posted: 02 Aug 2011 | Published: 02 Aug 2011

BlueCoat

E-Guide: Matching WAN application acceleration options to network needs: Expert roadmap
sponsored by BlueCoat
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide discusses basic WAN acceleration techniques as well as best practices to boost application performance. Uncover how to match WAN optimization with acceleration options in order to meet your network’s needs.
Posted: 19 Jul 2011 | Published: 19 Jul 2011

BlueCoat

Sharepoint WAN Optimization And WAFS
sponsored by Peer Software
WHITE PAPER: Design teams across the world collaborate to create and develop prod­ucts. Unfortunately, IT organizations face serious challenges when collaborative teams share large files. This white paper will assess the strengths and weaknesses of the four technologies most commonly used to enhance file sharing for distributed teams.
Posted: 17 Feb 2011 | Published: 17 Feb 2011

Peer Software

A Holistic View of SIP Trunking Solutions
sponsored by Siemens Enterprise Communications
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Get a holistic view of the potential costs and savings associated with SIP trunk consolidation.  Uncover actual costs and savings models, a review of key technical considerations, primary design considerations, and a discussion of a holistic architecture that can take you from SIP trunking to UC easily and economically.
Posted: 06 Dec 2010 | Published: 06 Dec 2010

Siemens Enterprise Communications

Linktropy WAN Emulators
sponsored by Apposite Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Apposite's Linktropy WAN emulators simulate bandwidth, latency, jitter, loss, congestion, and other important link impairments to test applications in the lab and under a spectrum of real-world conditions. Through an intuitive, browser-based graphical interface, you can still install the Linktropy WAN emulator and begin testing within minutes.
Posted: 09 Sep 2010 | Published: 09 Sep 2010

Apposite Technologies

Accelerating File Services Across the WAN
sponsored by BlueCoat
DATA SHEET: CIFS performs poorly across WAN links due to higher latency. The solution to solve the CIFS problem is to apply several WAN optimization technologies working together to quickly and easily restore application performance, improve response time, and recover WAN bandwidth.
Posted: 12 May 2010 | Published: 11 May 2010

BlueCoat

WAN Clustering FAQ
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Please review this presentation transcript featuring Andrew Burton, Editor of SearchDisasterRecovery.com, and Jeff Boles, Senior Analyst with the Taneja Group. The transcript documents their discussion about WAN clustering. Find out exactly what you need to set up a WAN cluster and what vendors offer WAN clustering support.
Posted: 20 Nov 2009 | Published: 20 Nov 2009

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

WAN Acceleration and Optimization FAQ
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Learn more about WAN acceleration and optimization by reading this interview conducted by Chris Griffin, Assistant Editor for SearchDisasterRecovery.com. Here he asks Jeff Boles, Senior Analyst with the Taneja Group, the questions your organization needs to know in order to increase the performance of its WAN.
Posted: 04 Aug 2009 | Published: 01 Aug 2009

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Is Your Network Ready for VoIP?
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: This paper summarizes in question and answer format the many critical factors pertaining to VoIP's viability, regardless of which vendor's IP-PBX system is deployed across the distributed enterprise.
Posted: 20 Apr 2009 | Published: 02 Dec 2008

BlueCoat

WAN Acceleration and Optimization: Frequently Asked Questions
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this podcast, Jeff Boles, Senior Analyst with the Taneja Group, outlines the significance of WAN optimization in the disaster recovery (DR) space.
Posted: 16 Apr 2009 | Published: 16 Apr 2009

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

The Case for Virtual Local Area Networks (VLANs)
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: In this whitepaper you will learn about the evolution of Ethernet, the reasons VLANs were introduced, and the ways that VLANs can be used.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 10 Dec 2008

Global Knowledge

Open, Manage, and Accelerate SSL Encrypted Applications
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise users and their data have never been further apart. Business pressures that keep employees out of headquarters and close to customers and partners have met head-on with other drivers that are bringing far flung servers back to the datacenter.
Posted: 20 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Sep 2007

BlueCoat

How to Gain Visibility and Control of Encrypted SSL Web Sessions
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Blue Coat's SSL proxy functionality enables organizations to extend the power of the intelligent and secure proxy appliances to all SSL traffic. Read about how a proxy gives visibility and control of SSL communications.
Posted: 20 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

BlueCoat

Cisco Customer Case Study on Panalpina Group: Shipping Firm Centralizes IT with Data Center Network and WAN
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Discover how one organization was able to reap major benefits - including one million dollars in savings - through centralizing their data center, WAN optimization and other strategies. Download this white paper today and learn exactly how they did it.
Posted: 04 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Seven Criteria for Sound Investment for WAN Optimization
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Choosing a WAN optimization solution can be a tough challenge. How do you maximize the benefits of WAN optimization and minimize TCO? This white paper can help. Discover seven major points to consider before investing in a WAN optimization solution.
Posted: 04 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Cisco Systems, Inc.