TeraGate Integrates Silver Peak WAN Optimization into Managed Services for Data Centers

Silver Peak WAN Optimization Expands Data Center Connectivity Services; Delivers Industry leading Performance, Scale, and Security

MUNICH, April 28, 2011 Silver Peak Systems , the leader in data center class wide area network (WAN) optimization, today announced that TeraGate, a service provider for next generation corporate WAN services, has added Silver Peak’s WAN optimization solution to its managed services offering. With the inclusion of Silver Peak, TeraGate broadens its data center connectivity services to deliver turnkey solutions for a variety of strategic enterprise initiatives, including disaster recovery, business continuity, server consolidation, and cloud.

“TeraGate delivers customized solutions—from fiber to hardware—that meet the individual performance, reliability, and security requirements of our enterprise customers,” said Jürgen Hansjosten, Managing Director of TeraGate AG. “Silver Peak enables us to take this offering to the next level by elevating the performance of key applications while lowering ongoing operational costs.”

TeraGate, based in Munich, provides a wide product portfolio for the cross-linking of locations via virtual private networks (VPN) based on Ethernet. The company has a robust data center managed service that covers infrastructure to interconnect business locations using synchronous and asynchronous technologies. With its TeraCloud solution, the service provider opens new opportunities to enterprises for leveraging centralized storage capacity as required.

Silver Peak Complements TeraGate’s Managed Service Offering
Silver Peak complements TeraGate’s data center offering by optimizing customer WANs in support of key IT initiatives. This is achieved using various real-time network optimization techniques, including Network Memory™ to increase WAN capacity, Network Acceleration to extend WAN distances, and Network Integrity to improve the quality on shared WANs for better real-time application performance.

“TeraGate’s expertise in network connectivity, their data center focus, and strong presence in key markets like finance, insurance, health, and government make them a perfect partner for Silver Peak,” said Mike Betz, vice president of EMEA at Silver Peak. “We are excited to be working with TeraGate to improve application performance and lower telecommunications costs for enterprises throughout Europe.”

About TeraGate AG
TeraGate is Germany’s technologically leading service provider for the next generation corporate WAN. The company offers national and international solutions for company communications based on intelligent Ethernet and efficient data center services. TeraGate focuses on medium-sized business customers and large enterprises. Individual service and systematic quality management are the hallmarks of our solutions. The TeraGate AG head office is in Munich/Germany. TeraGate AG is a company of Deutsche Bank Industrial Holdings GmbH, a subsidiary of Deutsche Bank AG, and of EGORA Holding GmbH. For more information, visit www.teragate.de/en/website.

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 and desktop virtualization.

For more information, visit http://www.silver-peak.com/infocenter .