NEWTON, MA--(Marketwire - Aug 7, 2012) - PeerApp, the leading provider of transparent caching platforms for Internet content delivery, today announced the opening of its newest research and development facility in Novosibirsk, Russia. The Novosibirsk R&D center will focus on development of capabilities for large-scale distributed deployments of PeerApp's market-leading UltraBand product family.
PeerApp's UltraBand transparent caching platform is used by over 270 fixed and mobile network operators to manage the growth of video and other over-the-top content on their networks. It speeds content delivery and reduces network load by automatically detecting popular content and delivering it from the network edge.
The developers for the Russia R&D team were selected for their experience in content caching and delivery, including development of innovative content delivery solutions for leading Russian network operators.
"The Russia team's talent and experience will help us deliver new features and capabilities to network operators globally and allow us to further expand the features of our award-winning products," said Samuel Bachar, vice president of products and marketing, PeerApp. "In addition, having a presence in Russia will enable us to be more responsive to the needs of the growing Russian and Eastern European markets."
About PeerApp Ltd.
PeerApp enables network operators to meet the exploding consumer demand for over-the-top multimedia and data content. Our award-winning UltraBand multiservice transparent caching platform enhances subscribers' quality of experience, improves network efficiency and optimizes content delivery networks by delivering both managed and unmanaged video, audio, file-sharing, software updates, and peer-to-peer traffic from the network edge. PeerApp is the acknowledged leader in transparent caching, with systems commercially deployed by hundreds of operators worldwide. PeerApp is headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts, USA. For more information, visit www.peerapp.com.