TITLE

Application Acceleration Now A Billion-Dollar Market

PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Business Communications Review;Jun2006, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growth of computer network application acceleration market from 2004 to 2005 in the U.S. According to Gartner Group Inc., the growth was driven by the server centralization trend. Application acceleration devices are used to eliminate some loop holes server centralization, such as the tendency of the applications to poorly perform when delivered to greater distance. Application acceleration market is divided into application delivery controller (ADC) segment and wide area network optimization controller (WOC) segment. The market for ADC segment has been leaded by F5 Networks Inc., while Packeteer Inc. has dominated the WOC segment.
ACCESSION #
21184253

 

Related Articles

  • LEADERBOARD.  // InfoWorld;11/21/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 47, p50 

    Evaluates internetworking devices. Sun Fire B1600 Blade Platform server; ASCI ActiveBatch 5.0 systems management software; Riverbed Technology Steelhead 2000 wide area network acceleration appliance.

  • A Contrarian View Of The Internet: Newer Tech Is Not Always Better. Kamm, Lawrence J. // Electronic Design;07/10/2000, Vol. 48 Issue 14, p159 

    Comments on the impact of the Internet on everyday life in the United States. Damage caused by the Internet in grade schools; Clarification of the terms `information superhighway' and `cyber space;' Applications of the Internet in classrooms; Impact of the Internet on business transactions.

  • Client/server applications in a MAN or WAN environment. Merenbloom, Paul // InfoWorld;3/14/94, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p58 

    Discusses the effect of client/server (C/S) technology on a metropolitan area network (WAN) or a wide area network (MAN) environment. Client/server characteristics in a WAN environment; Two steps in running a C/S application across the WAN; Handling the failure of any server node in the...

  • Proxy servers tackle new chores. Korzeniowski, Paul // PC Week;09/07/98, Vol. 15 Issue 36, p96 

    Reports on proxy servers. Typical uses for proxy servers including bandwidth management in wide area networks (WAN); How proxy servers can ease network flow; benefits of proxy servers; How a proxy server helped Saab Cars USA Inc. implement a satellite WAN; The ability of proxy servers to act as...

  • Simplifying support for WAN-based client/server applications. Yarborough, Bill // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Jun96, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p43 

    Describes a method for simplifying support for wide area network-based client/server applications. Functions of a gateway host; Facilitation of two-tier data base applications that rely on routing structure query language.

  • WAN links will be in ComNet show spotlight. Musich, Paula // PC Week;1/24/94, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p39 

    Examines how wide-area internetworking devices maintained the spotlight at the ComNet show in Washington in the middle of January 1994. Goals of products exhibited; Product rollouts from Cascade Communications Corp., General DataComm Inc., Network General Corp., Wandel and Goltermann...

  • USENET.  // Network Dictionary;2007, p507 

    A definition of the term "USENET" is presented. It refers to a distributed Internet discussion system initiated in 1979 that evolved from a general purpose UUCP network of the same name. It is distributed among a large number of servers, which store and forward messages to one another. Similar...

  • F5 can Xerox your Web site. Hohman, Robin Schreier // Network World;03/22/99, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p38 

    Reports that F5 Labs is launching a network appliance to increase speed of Web traffic and make replicating and updating local and distributed Web servers. Features of the appliance; Application of the appliance to local area network and wide area network; Details on the merger of F5 and Cabletron.

  • Appliance charts WAN performance.  // Communications News;Jul2006, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p43 

    The article focuses on the solution employed by Santa Barbara Charter Co. to improve the efficiency of its wide area networks (WAN). The company employed F5 Networks Incorporated's WANJet solution because of its capabilities, pricing and built-in reporting features that allow real-time...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics