Freudenberg IT: Riverbed Steelhead Products Solve Data Management and Application Performance Problems for a Leading IT Service Provider
Source: Riverbed Technology
Freudenberg IT (FIT) is an IT service provider catering to a client base spread across the globe. FIT's most critical requirement is enabling its client community to make full use of their products. However, FIT's clients were encountering a wide range of issues like poor application performance, complicated data management and bandwidth congestion. FIT deployed Riverbed Steelhead appliances to solve these issues. Riverbed provided a comprehensive solution that enabled optimal bandwidth utilization and radically improved throughput, making the WAN perform like a LAN. Steelhead appliances also enabled successful IT consolidation for customers. The improvements in application performance, and resultant productivity benefits impressed the clients of FIT so much that FIT was able to offer a premium service based on Riverbed Steelhead appliances.