"The most valuable features of Silver Peak VX are we can register our customers and they can receive free training and all the solutions features."
"The most valuable feature of Silver Peak VX is the overall performance."
"I find the most valuable to be the compression and exchange replication."
"It is very easy to install the solution."
"The compression of Riverbed is very powerful. It can also handle large quantities of traffic."
"There are some functional limitations that could improve."
"The product should offer more integration capabilities."
"They should include a network switch in a future release."
"If we load a primary firewall, the secondary firewall usually handles all the active connections, but in Riverbed, this isn't the case. We lose all the active connections at the moment of failure."
The performance of networks and applications directly impacts business productivity. Riverbed draws from nearly two decades of experience in driving network and application performance over Wide Area Networks with its flagship offering, SteelHead. SteelHead delivers the underlying technology that helps enterprises of all sizes maximize the efficiency and performance of the networks and applications used to run modern business.
SteelHead is proven to dramatically speed up the performance of applications anywhere in the organization while delivering the best end-user experience even under sub optimal network conditions. Reduce bandwidth utilization by up to 95%, deferring costly network bandwidth upgrades. Increase performance by up to 100x for on-premises applications.
Silver Peak VX is ranked 6th in WAN Optimization with 2 reviews while Steelhead is ranked 4th in WAN Optimization with 3 reviews. Silver Peak VX is rated 8.0, while Steelhead is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Silver Peak VX writes "High performance, reliable, and good support". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Steelhead writes "Powerful compression and application optimization". Silver Peak VX is most compared with Citrix SD-WAN, whereas Steelhead is most compared with WAAS, Citrix SD-WAN, Cisco SD-WAN, SteelConnect and Fortinet FortiGate. See our Silver Peak VX vs. Steelhead report.
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