SOURCE: Silver Peak Systems

Silver Peak Systems

January 12, 2010 09:03 ET

Ecology and Environment, Inc. Selects Silver Peak Systems for WAN Optimization

NX Appliances Avoid Bandwidth Upgrade, Improve Remote Access to Centralized File Servers

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - January 12, 2010) - Silver Peak Systems, the leader in data center class Wide Area Network (WAN) optimization, today announced that Ecology and Environment, Inc., a leading environmental consulting firm, has selected Silver Peak's NX appliances to optimize the company's WAN. With Silver Peak's WAN optimization solution, Ecology & Environment has lowered IT costs by avoiding WAN bandwidth upgrades and improved remote employee productivity through faster access to centralized application servers.

"Our consulting services require a collaborative effort amongst many distributed employees," said Edward K. Miller, Dir. of System Services at Ecology and Environment, Inc. "With Silver Peak's WAN optimization solution, we can exchange information quickly and cost effectively using our existing network infrastructure. This lowers IT costs and minimizes employee travel requirements, making Silver Peak a 'win win' solution for both our company and the environment."

Silver Peak employs real-time network optimization techniques to maximize application performance across the WAN while minimizing IT operational costs. These techniques include:

-- Network Acceleration to overcome WAN latency

-- Network Integrity to correct packet delivery issues and intelligently allocate WAN resources

-- Network Memory™ to maximize WAN bandwidth utilization

Silver Peak's award winning NX appliances scale from Mbps to Gbps of WAN capacity. They are designed to optimize all IP traffic, regardless of transport protocol and application software version. By delivering the highest capacity appliances that benefit the widest range of applications, Silver Peak is the most cost effective WAN optimization solution for large enterprise networks.

About Ecology and Environment, Inc.

Headquartered in Lancaster, N.Y., Ecology and Environment, Inc. has completed more than 45,000 projects for a wide variety of clients in 84 countries, providing environmental solutions in nearly every ecosystem on our planet. The company is listed on the NASDAQ under the symbol EEI and is located on the web at

About Silver Peak Systems, Inc.

Silver Peak develops data center class network appliances that maximize WAN performance while minimizing WAN costs. The company's unique network approach to WAN optimization delivers unprecedented scalability and flexibility, enabling enterprises to rapidly move large amounts of data across long distances. Silver Peak's WAN optimization solution is a strategic enabler for large IT initiatives, including data center consolidation, data migration, disaster recovery, server centralization, and global application / desktop virtualization. For more information, visit

NOTE: Silver Peak Systems, the Silver Peak logo, Network Memory and Silver Peak NX Series are trademarks of Silver Peak Systems, Inc.

Contact Information