WAN acceleration investment pays off for semiconductor maker (Network World Interview)

TriQuint supplies modules and components to communications companies for markets including wireless handsets, base stations, broadband communications and the military. It has manufacturing facilities in Oregon, Texas and Florida; a production plant in Costa Rica; and design centers in North America and Germany. All of TriQuint’s sites are connected via an MPLS WAN. TriQuint chose to go with gear from Silver Peak Systems, which specializes in providing WAN acceleration technology for big-pipe settings such as DS3 and OC3 data center replication and backup environments.