SOURCE: Silver Peak Systems

Silver Peak Systems

January 05, 2010 09:04 ET

Patriot Federal Credit Union Selects Silver Peak Systems for WAN Optimization

NX Appliances Enhance NetApp Replication and CommVault Backup Traffic Across WAN

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - January 5, 2010) - Silver Peak Systems, the leader in data center class Wide Area Network (WAN) optimization, today announced that Patriot Federal Credit Union has selected Silver Peak NX appliances to optimize WAN performance and minimize ongoing WAN bandwidth expenditures. By deploying Silver Peak's WAN optimization solution, Patriot Federal Credit Union has improved disaster recovery procedures through real-time data replication and centralized backups.

"With Silver Peak's NX appliances, our company is maximizing the amount of data protected across the WAN while minimizing replication times," said Stephen Bash, IT Director at Patriot Federal Credit Union. "In addition, we are keeping our IT expenditures in check by leveraging cost effective IP VPN services. As a result, the Silver Peak solution is a strategic enabler for Patriot Federal Credit Union's disaster recovery initiatives."

Silver Peak leverages a variety of 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 loss and WAN quality problems

-- Network Memory™ to maximize WAN bandwidth utilization

Silver Peak's unique network approach to WAN optimization delivers unprecedented performance and scalability. Silver Peak provides the highest capacity appliances on the market, and the only solution that optimizes all IP traffic (independent of software version and transport protocol). This includes file, email, web, SQL, Voice over IP (VoIP), streaming video, Citrix, Virtual Desktop Infrastructures (VDI), real-time data replication, and remote backup.

By optimizing the most applications using the fewest appliances, Silver Peak provides the best Return on Investment (ROI) for WAN optimization.

About Patriot Federal Credit Union

Patriot Federal Credit Union is a full service credit union, serving its members with world class service. Established in 1965, Patriot Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial cooperative, democratically owned and run by its members.

About Silver Peak Systems, Inc.

Silver Peak is the leader in data center class Wide Area Network (WAN) optimization. The company's award winning NX appliances use real-time network optimization techniques to maximize WAN bandwidth and quality while minimizing the effects of WAN latency. This improves data throughput and application performance across the WAN while lowering WAN bandwidth expenditures.

Silver Peak optimizes all IP applications with industry leading capacity. This makes the solution strategic to a variety of enterprise initiatives, including data center consolidation, data migration, branch office server centralization, disaster recovery, and application/desktop virtualization.

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