SOURCE: Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

May 04, 2011 07:45 ET

Blue Coat to Highlight Breakthrough WAN Optimization Technologies at Interop

New Technologies Enable Internet-Driven Business by Providing Support for Scalable Rich-Media Applications

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - May 4, 2011) - Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI), a leading provider of Web security and WAN optimization solutions, today announced that it will highlight breakthrough WAN optimization technologies at Interop, May 10-12, 2011, in Las Vegas. This next generation of WAN optimization technologies enables businesses to fully embrace dynamic rich-media content and transition from WAN-centric to Internet-centric application delivery.

In its booth, # 927, Blue Coat will demonstrate its Optimized Video Delivery solution, which allows businesses to scale live streaming and on-demand video across the organization without requiring additional bandwidth. Blue Coat will also showcase the ability of its PacketShaper® appliances to provide visibility into and intelligent control over more than 700 applications on the network, as well as billions of URLs, and to protect real-time collaboration applications, such as video conferencing.

In addition to its booth activities, Blue Coat product and business leaders will highlight the shifting requirements for WAN optimization and the drivers behind those changes during the following three sessions:

  • Session Title: Cloud, Video and Internet: Redefining the Requirements for WAN Optimization
    Speaker: Ed O'Connell, Director of Product Management
    Date & Time: Wednesday, May 11, at 12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Mandalay Bay J

  • Session Title: Breakthrough WAN Technologies
    Speaker: Qing Li, Chief Scientist
    Date & Time: Wednesday, May 11, at 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Location: Breakers L

  • Session Title: The New Age of WAN Optimization
    Speaker: Benjamin Rice, Senior Director of Worldwide Corporate and Business Development
    Date & Time: Thursday, May 12, at 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Location: Breakers L

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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