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Global Intellectual Property law firm improves inter-office collaboration, productivity and network management using Riverbed’s SteelHead WAN Optimisation solution.

 

INDUSTRY: Legal

CHALLENGE:

  • Reduce impact of network latency
  • Increase productivity
  • Consolidate IT infrastructure
  • Improve inter-office collaboration

SOLUTION:

  • Deployment of Riverbed’s SteelHead WAN Optimisation technology

BENEFITS:

  • Enabled inter-office collaboration
  • 93% reduction in HTTP traffic in London office
  • Allowed WANs to perform as if they were LANs
  • Reduced support costs
  • Consolidated IT infrastructure

 

Users were expecting data-hungry applications to run with LAN like performance over insufficient bandwidth. We needed to reduce the impact of network latency and improve throughput across a global network of offices.

Jonathan Bruce, Former Head of IT