Santa Clara, Calif., January 18, 2010 – Silver Peak Systems , the leader in data center class Wide Area Network (WAN) optimization, today announced that Ripley Entertainment, Inc., a global leader in location-based entertainment, has selected Silver Peak’s NX appliances to lower WAN bandwidth costs and improve application performance across the company’s global WAN. With Silver Peak’s WAN optimization solution, Ripley’s Entertainment Inc. is avoiding costly WAN upgrades, while improving employee productivity by optimizing the performance of virtual desktop applications across the company’s global WAN.
About Ripley Entertainment Inc.
Ripley Entertainment Inc. (www.ripleys.com), keepers of the venerable Ripley’s Believe It or Not! brand, is a global leader in location-based entertainment, entertaining more than 13 million annually at its 70-plus attractions in 13 countries. In addition to its 30 Believe It or Not! museums, the Orlando, Florida-based company has publishing, licensing and broadcast divisions that oversee projects including the syndicated Believe It or Not! television show, best-selling books and the popular syndicated cartoon strip, Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, that still runs daily in 42 countries. Ripley Entertainment is a Jim Pattison Company, the third-largest privately held company in Canada.
About Silver Peak Systems, Inc.
Silver Peak develops data center class network appliances that maximize WAN performance while minimizing WAN costs. The company’s unique network approach to WAN optimization delivers unprecedented scalability and flexibility, enabling enterprises to rapidly move large amounts of data across long distances. Silver Peak’s WAN optimization solution is a strategic enabler for large IT initiatives, including data center consolidation, data migration, disaster recovery, server centralization, and global application / desktop virtualization.
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