SOURCE: Silver Peak Systems

March 27, 2008 09:00 ET

Silver Peak Systems to Present at Network World IT Roadmap Chicago: "Using WAN Acceleration to Improve Business Continuity"

Leading WAN Acceleration Vendor Discusses Methods of Improving Data Protection Across WAN

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - March 27, 2008) - Silver Peak Systems (, a leading provider of scalable Wide Area Network (WAN) acceleration solutions, today announced that Jeff Aaron, director of product marketing, will present an informative discussion on using WAN acceleration to improve business continuity as part of Network World's IT Roadmap Chicago.

Research indicates that 60 percent of today's enterprises struggle to meet their Recovery Time Objectives (RTO) and Recovery Point Objectives (RPO). These problems are exacerbated by the ever-present threat of catastrophic disaster, geographic distance between data facilities and the constant growth in data volume. This discussion will provide best-practice advice on how to overcome these challenges, citing real-world end user examples.

The discussion will include:

-- Improving performance and reliability of data replication

-- Cutting RPOs and RTOs by 80 percent

-- Real customer case studies and examples

-- WAN acceleration best practices and pitfalls to avoid

When:   April 2, 2008 at 10:15 a.m.;
        Track: Data Center Infrastructure and Management
Where:  Donald E. Stephens Convention Center,
        5555 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018
Why:    Learn how WAN acceleration improves business continuity by
        improving performance and reliability of data replication, cutting
        RPOs and RTOs, and WAN acceleration best practices
Who:    Jeff Aaron, director product marketing at Silver Peak Systems

To register for the event, please go to

About Silver Peak Systems, Inc.

Silver Peak improves backup, replication and recovery between data centers and facilitates branch office server and storage centralization by improving application performance across the Wide Area Network (WAN). The company's award winning NX appliances deliver exceptional performance improvements with unprecedented security and scalability across all enterprise applications, including data replication, backup, file transfers, email, web and real-time applications such as Citrix and VoIP. For more information, visit

NOTE: Silver Peak Systems, the Silver Peak logo, Network Memory and Silver Peak NX Series are trademarks of Silver Peak Systems, Inc.

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