WAN Optimization Solutions

Best WAN Optimization Solutions include:

Riverbed SteelHead, Silver Peak NX, Cisco Wide Area Application Services, Silver Peak VX, NitroAccelerator, Aruba Orchestrator, Allot NetEnforcer, Aruba Boost, FatPipe WAN Optimization and Juniper WX / WXC Series (discontinued).

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Cisco Routers

Cisco routers support secure, reliable enterprise connections. These enterprise routers help users implement an intent-based, future-ready WAN that is constantly learning, adapting, and protecting. Deploy routers for the branch, cloud, co-location, or the data center with any type…

Riverbed SteelHead

San Francisco based Riverbed Technology offers Steelhead, a WAN optimization solution, which includes the SteelHead CX/GX delivering optimization for Hybrid WANs, accelerating the performance of applications to improve productivity and reduce costs, and SteelHead SD combining SD-…

Untangle SD-WAN Router

As part of Untangle’s Network Security Framework, Untangle SD-WAN Router with advanced routing capabilities and stateful firewall, provides the ability for businesses to build a Software-Defined Network. Untangle SD-WAN Router software provides interoffice connectivity across sites,…

Cisco Wide Area Application Services

Cisco's Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) is a WAN optimization option.

Silver Peak VX

Silver Peak VX virtual WAN optimization software combines virtualization with Silver Peak's WAN optimization technology. Silver Peak VX virtual appliances support the full list of Silver Peak WAN optimization features for functionality, including data reduction, path conditioning…

Ipanema SD-WAN (discontinued)

French company Ipanema was acquired in April 2015 by InfoVista, to expand that company's offerings into WAN optimization and became part of Extreme Networks portfolio, after the acquistion in late 2021. But the product line is discontinued, and no longer supported or sold.

Aryaka SmartConnect

SmartConnect is an on-demand, fully managed and end-to-end SD-WAN connectivity service for enterprises, offering global, regional, and local as well as cloud connectivity. The solution connects branches, remote locations, data centers and cloud service providers, using Aryaka's SD-…

Citrix SD-WAN (discontinued)

Citrix SD-WAN (formerly Netscaler SD-WAN) was a software-defined WAN solution, featuring WAN optimization. The product is not part of Citrix's plans going forward.

Silver Peak NX

Silver Peak NX appliances are WAN optimization solutions, sized for the smallest of branch offices to the world's largest data centers and disaster recovery sites, supporting up to 5 gigabits-per-second (Gbps) of WAN capacity and 512,000 simultaneous flows. Silver Peak is now part…


NitroAccelerator installs as a device driver to endpoints to optimize TCP-based connections. The solution is software-based and does not rely on third party proxies, distributed caching, lateral data-movement, or hardware appliances. The vendor states that NitroAccelerator is EPL…

Symantec MACH5

Symantec MACH5, formerly from Blue Coat, is presented as a WAN Optimization solution that accelerates application performance, improves user experience and saves bandwidth for today’s business, cloud and web applications.

Allot NetEnforcer

NetEnforcer from Israeli company Allot Communications is a WAN optimization option.

Juniper WX / WXC Series (discontinued)

Juniper Networks has labeled their WX and WXC series of WAN optimization products End of Life; Juniper Networks has entered a deal with Riverbed Technologies so that their own products may be traded in for Riverbed Steelhead technology.

Secucloud SASE (ECS2)

Secucloud boasts a proven SASE platform that combines a global private backbone, a network security stack, and support for cloud resources and mobile devices. Now from Aryaka (acquired May, 2021), Secucloud offers solutions for small business, homes, but also enterprises,including…

SonicWall WXA 5000

SonicWall WXA 5000 is a WAN optimization appliance.

Circadence MVO 1200 WAN Optimization Suite

Circadence in Boulder, Colorado offers the MVO 1200 WAN Optimization Suite.

Juniper Mist WAN Assurance

The Juniper Mist WAN Assurance cloud offering aims to enable simpler operations, better visibility into end-user experiences, and shorter mean time to repair of SD-WAN issues. By combining Mist AI, Session Smart Routers and/or SRX Series gateways Juniper provides automation and insight…

Expereo SD-WAN Performance Optimization

Expereo is a managed Internet network services provider offering SD-WAN, SASE, and Cloud Connectivity optimization solutions provider for global enterprises. Expereo’s flagship SD-WAN Performance Optimization provides users enhanced SD-WAN connectivity delivered by a strengthened…

FatPipe WAN Optimization

With FatPipe WAN Optimization, from FatPipe Networks in Salt Lake City, users can boost your Wide Area Network performance through application acceleration, better utilization of WAN infrastructure to save dollars on additional hardware, as well as software and bandwidth costs. FatPipe…

Aruba Boost
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Aruba Boost (formerly Silver Peak Unity Boost) is a performance pack for edge deployments. Silver Peak was acquired by HPE in September of 2020, and formery Silver Peak products are now under the Aruba Networks brand.

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Streamgroomer, acquired by Austrian company Automic in 2014 which in turn was acquired by CA Technologies in 2017, is a WAN optimizer and communications monitor. It is now supported by Streamcore, headquartered in France.

Aruba Orchestrator

Aruba Orchestrator (formerly Silver Peak Unity Orchestrator) allows organizations to assign business intent policies to secure applications across the WAN. Since the September 2020 acquisition by HPE, Silver Products are now under the Aruba Networks' brand.

Learn More About WAN Optimization Solutions

What are WAN Optimization Solutions?

WAN Optimization Solutions are simply the processes of maximizing, accelerating or virtualizing an enterprise WAN (wide area network).

This can be achieved with both software for analyzing and adjusting along parameters known to influence performance or with physical appliances and hardware as needed.

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