Flexible Deployment Models
- > EdgeConnect Virtual (EC-V) – Download and install EdgeConnect from anywhere in the world. The software runs on all common hypervisors, including VMware ESXi, Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix XenServer, and KVM. Silver Peak customers who have an IaaS presence in AWS, Microsoft Azure, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure or Google Cloud Platform can deploy EdgeConnect within their hosted cloud environment.
- > EdgeConnectPhysical(EC)–Forenterprisesthat are not virtualized in the branch, choose one of six EdgeConnect hardware appliance models for plug- and-play deployment.
EdgeConnect Subscription Licensing
EdgeConnect licenses are sold as a subscription, in either single or multi-year increments (1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 7 years) at multiple bandwidth tiers.
EdgeConnect includes Unity OrchestratorTM that can be installed either on premise or in a customer’s virtual private cloud. An optional cloud-hosted Orchestrator license provides a highly reliable alternative deploy- ment model supporting all Orchestrator features withoutthecomplexityofmanagingonpremisevirtual compute and storage resources. Unity BoostTM WAN Optimization is an optional WAN Optimization perfor- mance pack that may be ordered and deployed flexibly to sites that require application acceleration. Boost is offered in 100Mbps or 10G blocks.