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Riverbed Demonstrates Application Acceleration Across Microsoft SaaS and Cloud Apps at TechEd North America 2014

Riverbed Technology (NASDAQ:RVBD):




Microsoft TechEd North America 2014
George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston

May 12-15, 2014

Booth #420

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Application acceleration everywhere. Riverbed delivers the best user experience across networks, locations and devices, while helping customers lower IT costs and focus on business priorities – like maximizing return on Microsoft business environment investments for greater business productivity.


At Microsoft TechEd North America, Riverbed Technology (RVBD), the leader in application performance infrastructure, will demonstrate application acceleration across Microsoft business environments delivered by the Riverbed Application Performance Platform™. The Riverbed Application Performance Platform is the only complete solution in the market that optimizes application and data delivery and provides the visibility to detect and fix performance issues before end users notice a problem.

Riverbed solutions make SaaS and cloud applications – such as Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft Azure and Microsoft SharePoint Online – perform as though hosted in their own data centers, and also provide enterprise-scale, intelligent end-to-end application, data, and network optimization. Through their ongoing strategic relationship, Riverbed and Microsoft together enable enterprises to move to cloud and virtualized Microsoft environments without compromising application performance. This results in better end-user productivity and lower infrastructure costs.


Riverbed® SteelHead™: The #1 WAN optimization solution that delivers applications and data at the fastest speeds across the optimal networks at the lowest cost. A “Leader” in Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization Controllers for seven consecutive years; InfoWorld Technology of the Year eight years in a row; leads the WAN Op market with more than 50% market share 10 years after its launch (April 2004) created the market. See the latest features and learn how SteelHead Cloud Accelerator enables up to 33x faster, cost-effective delivery of Office 365 to and from the cloud with bandwidth reduction up to 97%.

Riverbed® SteelApp™: The #1 virtual application delivery controller (ADC) for scalable, secure and elastic delivery of enterprise, cloud and e-commerce applications. Recognized as the only “Visionary” in the 2013 Gartner Magic Quadrant for ADCs. Learn how SteelApp improves SharePoint performance with support for intranet and Internet using the latest Web Content Optimization techniques with no changes to the application or web browsers.

Riverbed® SteelCentral™: The only performance management suite that combines user experience, application and network performance management to provide the visibility needed to diagnose and cure issues before end users notice a problem, call the help desk to complain or jump to another web site out of frustration. Riverbed SteelCentral solutions are recognized by Gartner as the only “Leader” in the Magic Quadrants for both Application (2011-2013) and Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics (2014).


When: Wednesday, May 14, 2014, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. CDT

Where: The Grove, 1611 Lamar Street at Discovery Green Park, Houston, TX 77002

Participating: Dormain Drewitz, Director, Platform Product Marketing, Riverbed Technology and Abi Maggu, Productivity Technical Specialist, Microsoft


Details: Learn how Riverbed can help accelerate the delivery of Microsoft Office 365 and discover how increased application delivery speed can benefit your existing cloud service performance.

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About Riverbed

Riverbed at more than $1 billion in annual revenue is the leader in Application Performance Infrastructure, delivering the most complete platform for Location-Independent Computing. Location-Independent Computing turns location and distance into a competitive advantage by allowing IT to have the flexibility to host applications and data in the most optimal locations while ensuring applications perform as expected, data is always available when needed, and performance issues are detected and fixed before end users notice. Riverbed’s 25,000+ customers include 97% of the Fortune 100 and 95% of the Forbes Global 100. Learn more at

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