SOURCE: Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

August 30, 2011 07:45 ET

Blue Coat to Highlight Virtualized Next Generation WAN Optimization Solutions at VMworld 2011

VMware Ready Certified Solutions for Branch Offices and Data Centers Accelerate and Optimize Applications, Video, Cloud, Web, Video and Data Replication

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 30, 2011) - Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI), a leading provider of Web security and WAN optimization solutions, today announced its participation at VMworld 2011 conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Blue Coat is demonstrating and discussing its solutions in booth 1240 at the annual conference held at the Venetian conference center from August 29 - September 1, 2011. During the show, Blue Coat is:

  • Demonstrating its VMware Ready™ Certified MACH5 WAN Optimization Virtual Appliances for accelerating and optimizing email, file access, enterprise applications, video, Web, cloud-based applications and data replication in branch offices and data centers or data cloud centers

  • Demonstrating optimized performance controls for VMware View Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) network flows using a Blue Coat® PacketShaper® appliance to protect the quality of the real-time traffic

"Blue Coat has redefined WAN optimization by taking a more expansive view of the challenges facing traditional data centers, cloud-based data centers and branch offices," said Steve Daheb, chief marketing officer and senior vice president, Blue Coat Systems. "VMworld provides a great showcase for us to demonstrate our appliances and virtual appliances that accelerate and optimize email, file access, enterprise applications, video, Web, cloud-based applications and data replication."

About Blue Coat Systems
Blue Coat Systems is a leading provider of Web security and WAN optimization solutions. Blue Coat offers solutions that provide the visibility, acceleration and security required to optimize and secure the flow of information to any user, on any network, anywhere. This application intelligence enables enterprises to tightly align network investments with business requirements, speed decision making and secure business applications for long-term competitive advantage. Blue Coat also offers service provider solutions for managed security and WAN optimization, as well as carrier-grade caching solutions to save on bandwidth and enhance the end-user Web experience. For additional information, please visit

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