SAME Deutz-Fahr: Leading Manufacturer Avoids Bandwidth Upgrade and Improves Employee Productivity With Riverbed
SAME DEUTZ-FAHR is one of the leading producers of tractors, combine harvesters, engines and farm machinery in the world. They challenges were consolidation of IT systems to a central data center, results in poor application performance and reduced employee productivity. They chose Riverbed to overcome these challenges. They deployed Riverbed Steelhead appliances and Central Management Console (CMC). The result was an immediate improvement in file download speeds, with applications being accessed in seconds rather than minutes. Employee productivity has improved and the company has not only delayed an expensive bandwidth upgrade, but also experienced a 4x improvement in bandwidth capacity.