VX Software

Leading Performance and Virtualization Flexibility

Silver Peak VX software marries the cost and flexibility benefits of virtualization with the performance gains associated with Silver Peak WAN optimization technology. VX devices support our full suite of VXOA optimization features for maximum functionality. They run on all major hypervisors (Citrix, KVM, Microsoft and VMware) and can integrate directly into virtual infrastructure managers for easy deployment and maximum cost savings.

WAN Capacity

  • Virtual
  • Physical
  • 4 Mbps
  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
  • 200
  • 622
  • 1 Gbps
  • 2.5 Gbps
  • 5 Gbps
  • NX-11k
  • 512,000 flows 512k flows (5 Gbps)
  • NX-10k
  • 512,000 flows 512k flows (2.5 Gbps)
  • VX-500
  • 8,000 flows 8k flows (2 Mbps)


Featured Use Cases

Silver Peak is ideal for cloud providers and cloud subscribers, alike.

Fast, Reliable and Increasingly Efficient

Making the Most of VM Mobility and VDI


  • Supports full suite of VXOA optimization features.
  • Deployable any time from virtual marketplace
  • Runs on all major hypervisors.
  • Set it and forget it. Works on all applications without special configuration or software.
  • Cost effective. Leverage the cost savings associated with virtualization.
  • Future proofed. Optimize any application, regardless of version or transport protocol.
  • Industry leading scalability. Twenty times the capacity of competing virtual WAN optimization solutions.


  • Lower telco costs. Avoid or delay costly WAN bandwidth upgrades by eliminating over 95% of WAN traffic.
  • Move data quicker between data centers, branch offices, remote locations and the cloud.
  • Improve the performance of centrally hosted storage and applications.
  • Ensure the success of strategic IT projects that rely on the WAN, like data replication, data center consolidation, virtualization, cloud, and big data.


  • For individual VX product specifications, including hardware requirements, download the VX family datasheet