Riverbed Brings Macs Into WAN Optimization Fold
Vocal Mac users demand improvements and get them with new RiOS release.
RiOS is the underlying operating system for Riverbed's Steelhead WAN optimization appliances. With it, a variety of different types of network traffic -- including file sharing, application and SSL traffic -- can be optimized and accelerated.
The OS last received a major update with version 5.5 in October 2008. Now, the new release comes as the overall WAN optimization market is continuing to grow. In 2008, the WAN optimization market generated over $1 billion in revenue.
Rouda also said Mac users are a vocal bunch, and they are demanding the same performance from their IT environments that their peers are now getting. Read the rest at InternetNews.com.