RiverbedRiverbed Technology is the IT performance company for networks, applications, and storage.

Riverbed® provides the only comprehensive WAN optimization solutions to a host of problems that prevent enterprises from sharing applications and data across wide-area networks anywhere in the world.

Riverbed's award-winning Steelhead WDS appliances address all of the issues that affect application performance over the WAN, dramatically improving the performance of applications that companies and knowledge workers rely on every day - including file sharing, email, backup, document management systems, IT tools, as well as ERP and CRM solutions. Steelhead® appliances and Steelhead Mobile increase network throughput and application performance by up to 100 times.

Riverbed® Cascade® provides cost-effective, application-aware network performance management that enables end-to-end visibility into the performance of critical business applications. Cascade integrates end-to-end monitoring with deep packet capture and packet analysis for proactive alerting and robust network troubleshooting. Cascade is the only network performance management solution to combine flow data and packet data into a single logical data store. Cascade delivers discovery and dependency mapping critical for consolidation, disaster recovery and cloud projects.

Thousands of widely distributed businesses — in virtually every country and vertical market — use Riverbed to make their IT infrastructures faster, less expensive, and more responsive.