Sealed Air Sealed Air: Reduces WAN Traffic 63% With Riverbed Steelhead Appliances
Sealed Air is a leading global manufacturer of materials and systems for protective, presentation, and fresh food packaging solutions in the industrial, food, and consumer markets. Their challenges are over 160 Sealed Air manufacturing, data center, warehousing, and office locations are connected over a private WAN which bandwidth costs were increasing. After selecting the Riverbed solution, Sealed Air then deployed nearly 130 Steelhead appliances to locations across the globe within about six months. The deployment of Riverbed Steelhead appliances has allowed Sealed Air to reduce the volume of data shipped over the WAN by 63%, allowing the company to improve application performance and user satisfaction while avoiding the costs of bandwidth upgrades.