Bluecoat Packeshaper Presentation


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Bluecoat Packeshaper Presentation

  1. 1. Bluecoat Systems: PacketShaper Jerry Paul Acosta Systems Engineer – Data Networking Trends and Technologies Inc.
  2. 2. BLUECOAT SYSTEMS: Solutions Visibility Acceleration Security
  3. 3. BLUECOAT PacketShaper: 3 Key Features Monitoring Shaping Compression IP NETWORK TRAFFIC (Inbound/Outbound)
  4. 4. Key Roles: Application Visibility & QOS Application Performance Monitoring P2P Traffic Shaping Recreational Traffic Control MPLS Migration Bandwidth Management IP Telephony & Video Conf Deployment Bluecoat Systems: PacketShaper
  5. 5. • Key Functionality: – Application Visibility – Application QoS – RAM-Based Compression • Key Solutions: – Visibility & Performance Monitoring – Recreation Traffic Control – Delivery/Acceleration of Real Time Applications – Voice/IPT – Video Conferencing – Thin Client/Virtual Desktop – Transactions Bluecoat Systems: PacketShaper
  6. 6. Not Smart Enough New Demands: Voice, Video Reactive No Ability to Fix Blue Coat Visibility – Overcome Limits Application View, Fix Problems & Deliver ROI • Layer 7+ Autodiscovers 600+ Applications • Find elusive recreation: iTunes, YouTube, etc. • Break down compound Enterprise apps: SAP, Oracle, Citrix Classification • Real traffic, in real time for voice and video conf (RTP) • Quality (MOS, rFactor) and Utilization (peak & average) • Jitter, delay, loss Voice Quality • Track end user experience – network delay, server delay • Set baselines and exception thresholds • Alert, alarm & integrate: SNMP, XML, Email Proactive Response Time Monitoring • Apply Powerful QOS & Compression • Contain recreation, protect mission critical Services/Applications • Integrate with acceleration devices like ProxySG Fix Problems
  7. 7. Bluecoat Systems: PacketShaper Series • PS900 • PS1700 • PS3500 • PS7500 • PS10000| PS10000 ISP • PS12000| PS12000 ISP
  8. 8. PacketShaper Series : Comparison
  9. 9. PacketShaper: Bandwidth Management •Divide user and application traffic into Classes •Guarantee min and/or max bandwidth for a class •Align traffic classes to business priorities Sales Automation App(SAP/Saleforce) Priority 1 Min 400Kb, Max 800Kb Voice and Video(RTP) Priority 4 Min 800Kb, Max 1Mb E-Mail (SMTP/POP) Priority 2 Min 100Kb, Max 400Kb General Web Surfing (HTTP) Priority 3 Min 0Kb, Max 200Kb Proper Partitioning of Bandwidth is important to achieve proper utilization of company resource (WAN/Internet connection)
  10. 10. Deploying PacketShaper for a Successful Video Conferencing/VoIP Video Conferencing – The New Drivers • Real Time Collaboration – Minimize costs (travel) – Minimize carbon footprint – Increase productivity – Increase quality of life • High Quality – Replicates “in-person” experience
  11. 11. Deploying PacketShaper for a Successful Video Conferencing/VoIP Blue Coat for Real Time Applications • Gain Visibility – See video conferencing – Everything else • Monitor Quality in Real Time – Jitter, delay, loss – Mean Opinion Scores (MOS) • Assure Quality – Application level shaping – Per session or call
  12. 12. Deploying PacketShaper for a Successful Video Conferencing/VoIP Picture Perfect Video Requires Management Unmanaged Traffic: Competing Web Traffic Impacts Video Performance Video Conference Bandwidth Allocation: Policy Protects Video 800kbps guaranteed bandwidth allocated
  13. 13. Deploying PacketShaper for a Successful Video Conferencing/VoIP Internet Connected Applications Real Time: Voice, Video Conference & Telepresence Video & Rich Media Web & SSL ERP, CRM, Intranet Different Applications, Different Technologies Required Files, Email & Other Bulk • CIFS, MAPI, TCP • Byte Caching • Compression & QOS • HTTP & SSL • Pipelining • PKI CA for Certs • Object Caching • Adaptive Refresh • HTTP/S • MMS • RTSP • Split Streaming • Object Caching • CDN • RTP-I , SIP • RDP, ICA • UDP Rate Control • Per call shaping • Header compress • Packing • Jitter, delay, loss • MOS Monitoring • Asymmetric HTTP • Asymmetric SSL • Client Certificates • Object Caching • Adaptive Refresh • URL QOS • P2P Services • MMS • RTSP • Split Streaming • Malware protection • URL filter • Authentication
  14. 14. Deploying PacketShaper for a Successful Video Conferencing/VoIP Classification: Basis of Control • Discover Applications on Network • Find Elusive P2P, YouTube, iTunes, etc • Break down Oracle, SAP, Citrix, Microsoft • Align Class Tree to Business – Track business processes – end user response – Monitor SLAs – carrier, internal app – Monitor utilization/budget per application – Limit recreation Classification Metrics Usage RTM VoIP Diagnostics Management
  15. 15. Deploying PacketShaper for a Successful Video Conferencing/VoIP Voice Metrics: Real Traffic, Real Time • For Real Time Protocol (RTP) Voice Video Conferencing • Call Volume • Network Metrics Loss Latency Jitter • Quality Mean Opinion Score (MOS) rFactor Classification Metrics Usage RTM VoIP Diagnostics Management
  16. 16. Deploying PacketShaper for a Successful Video Conferencing/VoIP Troubleshooting Diagnostics • Host Analysis – Real time host/IP address view (below) • TCP Health – Connection state (good, aborted, refused, ignored) • PacketCapture – Targeted Capture TCPDump format • Synthetic Transactions – HTTP/S, FTP, SMTP, Echo & Custom Classification Metrics Usage RTM VoIP Diagnostics Management
  17. 17. Deploying PacketShaper for a Successful Video Conferencing/VoIP Central Management: Legacy UI and Bluecoat Sky Classification Metrics Usage RTM VoIP Diagnostics Management • A new generation UI for Packetshaper (SKY) • Adobe Flash Player dependent Features: • Dashboard • Traffic Management – Policy Manager – Reports (Real Time/ Historical) • Daily, Weekly or Monthly reporting – Settings • Info page
  18. 18. PacketShaper 3500 Deployment Design:
  19. 19. Customer Expectations: Technology Support and Guidance From Network Design and Analysis to Deployment and Implementation of BlueCoat PacketShaper
  20. 20. Thank You! • Questions… • Network Challenges… • Security Concerns… Trends & Technologies, Inc. The leading Solutions Provider and Systems Integrator for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in the Philippines. Your premier technology partner today.