SOURCE: Riverbed Technology

Riverbed Technology

August 18, 2009 09:00 ET

Riverbed to Showcase Award-Winning WAN Optimization Solutions at LandWarNet 2009

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - August 18, 2009) - Riverbed Technology (NASDAQ: RVBD), the IT infrastructure performance company for networks, applications and storage, announced its participation at LandWarNet, taking place Aug. 18 - 20, 2009 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. At the Riverbed® booth (#1030), the company will demonstrate its award-winning wide area network (WAN) optimization solutions, illustrating how WAN optimization and application acceleration can enable joint operations and support with fast and secure access to networked data, regardless of location.

LandWarNet 2009 is the premier forum to bring the Department of Defense (DoD) community, specifically the Army, together to openly communicate commercial best practices and government implementations. Discussions at LandWarNet enable information sharing between Army customers and DoD, Joint, Coalition, and Federal users and organizations. The conference also showcases solutions that provide assured access to secure information in order to promote situational awareness and superior decision-making.

Government customers use Riverbed Steelhead® appliances to accelerate applications to remote locations for timely access to mission-critical information. Riverbed WAN optimization solutions can enable consolidation of global IT assets, speed data transfer for mobile field operations units, decrease backup and data replication times by up to 90 percent, and reduce bandwidth costs and utilization. For more information, visit the Riverbed booth for a live demo of its award-winning WAN optimization solutions.

Who:    Riverbed Technology
What:   Exhibiting at LandWarNet 2009
When:   August 18 - 20, 2009
Where:  Broward County Convention Center
        Ft. Lauderdale, FL
        Booth #1030

Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements relating to the expected demand for Riverbed's products and services, and statements relating to Riverbed's ability to meet the needs of distributed organizations. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, as well as assumptions that, if they do not fully materialize or prove incorrect, could cause our results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. The risks and uncertainties that could cause our results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements include our ability to react to trends and challenges in our business and the markets in which we operate; our ability to anticipate market needs or develop new or enhanced products to meet those needs; the adoption rate of our products; our ability to establish and maintain successful relationships with our distribution partners; our ability to compete in our industry; fluctuations in demand, sales cycles and prices for our products and services; shortages or price fluctuations in our supply chain; our ability to protect our intellectual property rights; general political, economic and market conditions and events; and other risks and uncertainties described more fully in our documents filed with or furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission. More information about these and other risks that may impact Riverbed's business are set forth in our Form 10-Q filed with the SEC on July 30, 2009. All forward-looking statements in this press release are based on information available to us as of the date hereof, and we assume no obligation to update these forward-looking statements. Any future product, feature or related specification that may be referenced in this release are for information purposes only and are not commitments to deliver any technology or enhancement. Riverbed reserves the right to modify future product plans at any time.

About Riverbed

Riverbed Technology is the IT infrastructure performance company. The Riverbed family of wide area network (WAN) optimization solutions liberates businesses from common IT constraints by increasing application performance, enabling consolidation, and providing enterprise-wide network and application visibility -- all while eliminating the need to increase bandwidth, storage or servers. Thousands of companies with distributed operations use Riverbed to make their IT infrastructure faster, less expensive and more responsive. Additional information about Riverbed (NASDAQ: RVBD) is available at

Riverbed Technology, Riverbed, Steelhead, RiOS, Interceptor, Think Fast, the Riverbed logo, Mazu, Profiler and Cascade are trademarks or registered trademarks of Riverbed Technology, Inc. All other trademarks used or mentioned herein belong to their respective owners.

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