Riverbed SteelHead™ SaaS accelerates the delivery of SaaS applications, like Office 365 and Salesforce.com, by up to 33x. Now you can get accelerated applications and manage the delivery of business-critical data and content from the SaaS provider— without the bottlenecks of delay, protocol inefficiencies, and bandwidth restrictions of Internet or hybrid networks.
Features and benefits:
SteelHead SaaS, accelerates cloud-based services and SaaS applications such as Office 365 and Salesforce.com. It finds the fastest path from your end users to their SaaS applications.
Combined WAN and Internet optimization
- Enables the seamless optimization of application traffic across both the private WAN and the Internet, all the way to the front door of the SaaS application provider.
- Installs Cloud SteelHead Accelerator within the Akamai Intelligent Platform.
A simple checkbox for deployment
- Deploys instantly and transparently with a simple license activation.
- Starts optimization for SaaS applications with a simple check of a box — no need for remote deployment or management.
Riverbed Data, Transport and Application Streamlining
- Data Deduplication: Reduces bandwidth utilization by up to 99%.
- Transport Streamlining: Reduces the number of TCP packets required to transfer databy 65 to 98% and enables the acceleration of SSL-encrypted traffic.
- Application Streamlining: Reduces application protocol chattiness up to 98%.