Riverbed at Microsoft TechEd 2014

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An overview of the Riverbed Application Performance Platform, with a focus on solutions for Microsoft Office 365.

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Riverbed at Microsoft TechEd 2014

  1. 1. Location Independent Computing for Office 365
  2. 2. Application Performance and Office 365 Dormain Drewitz Director, Platform Product Marketing @dormaindrewitz
  3. 3. “Getting contracts approved is a time-consuming process that involves pushing large amounts of data to our central office in Orlando... Since it wasn’t possible to duplicate our main business systems and processes in our Japanese offices, it was taking up to 30 minutes to complete the IT portion of the contracts process.”
  4. 4. Users, apps, and data are everywhere 4 62% Source: Forrester, “Provisioning a Flexible Workplace Pushes the Boundaries ofIT and Drives aSearch forOutside Help”, June 2012 of employees work in multiple locations 51% Source: Forrester, “Think You’ve Mastered Application Performance? Think Again”, July 2013 Say application complexity is their primary challenge 52% Source: Forrester, “Successfully Consolidating Branch-Office Infrastructure in the Face ofMore Users, Services, and Devices”, October 2011 Have over 50% of their corporate data outside the data center
  5. 5. The Promise of Location- Independent Computing Provide a great customer experience for users accessing their applications and data, regardless of where they are connecting from or where they are connecting to.
  6. 6. Network Conditions impact application performance EMEA WAN INTERNATIONAL WAN N. AMERICA WAN Domestic Network Internet IP VPN 30 ms Paris Lexington (US)St. Louis (US) 110 ms??? ms
  7. 7. A broad, diverse ecosystem of partners that extend the value of our platform and deliver a range of implementation, integration, and value- added services. Riverbed Application Performance Platform™
  8. 8. Enhanced Visibility & Control 1% Volume Exchange DB-1 Home-1 Video-1 Reports  Optimization VISIBILITY  Show real time bandwidth consumption and application flow statistics  Report application specific performance  Intelligently tune QoS and plan upgrades CONTROL  Application based inbound and outbound QoS  Accurate classification with AppFlow Engine and DPI  Policy-based path selection on Hybrid Networks  Application layer policy, routing and control Home Directory Data Training Videos ERP Data Email Data Medium Priority High Priority LowPriority Data & Transport Streamlining Transport Streamlining
  9. 9. Bandwidth & Latency Optimization DE-DUPLICATE DATA Data USERS CLOUDWAN VIRTUALLY ELIMINATE APPLICATION LATENCY USERS WAN CLOUD
  10. 10. Architecture Data Center Cloud Internet SaaS IaaS Internet MPLS Branch SteelCentral
  11. 11. Changing ADC Requirements • Close proximity of ADC to App • Static environment • Monolithic in nature ADC Web Tier App Tier DB Tier App Traffic Old Architecture – Apps, Data “Location Dependent” • App/Data broken into pieces • Distributed in nature • Dynamic environment • Object reuse and scale necessary • ADC must be near objects, deployed per object • User access from anywhere on any device Today’s Architecture – Apps, Data “Location Independent” App Traffic Data Center 1 Data Center 2 App Object Cloud Service
  12. 12. Architecture Data Center Cloud Internet SaaS IaaS Internet MPLS Branch SteelCentral
  13. 13. Branch Lots of users Limited IT staff Minimal infrastructure E C Branch converged infrastructure What makes converged infrastructure different for branch offices? Data Center Minimal users Lots of IT staff Optimized infrastructure
  14. 14. Architecture Data Center Cloud Internet SaaS IaaS Internet MPLS Branch SteelCentral
  15. 15. Data protection in the cloud Enterprise Vault Glacier S3 Backup Server Atmos Database Server File Server Archive Files
  16. 16. Architecture Data Center Cloud Internet SaaS IaaS Internet MPLS Branch SteelCentral
  17. 17. Programmable infrastructure APIs Python modules
  18. 18. A broad, diverse ecosystem of partners that extend the value of our platform and deliver a range of implementation, integration, and value- added services. Riverbed Application Performance Platform™
  19. 19. “With Riverbed, we can provide senior management with information on the IT infrastructure that can help them make better business decisions that save money, resources and efficiencies. This has elevated our IT group from just providing a utility to contributing meaningfully to the business.” - Christophe Duprat, IT director, International Herald Tribune
  20. 20. Location Independent Computing for Office 365
  21. 21. Australia Singapore(4,000 miles)
  22. 22. Riverbed SteelHead boosts performance of Office 365 Easy deployment for Office 365 acceleration WAN and Internet optimization Up to 30X better application performance Up to 97% bandwidth reduction Optimizes Exchange, SharePoint and OneDrive Pro online WAN
  23. 23. 123.9 54.7 3.8 0 20 40 60 80 100 120 140 Office 365 23.38 11.87 0.54 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 Office 365 Optimized- 2nd and Subsequent transfers Optimized- 1st Transfer No Optimization Office 365 sees performance benefits…and more 25 TIME REQUIRED: Seconds to download a 20.8MB file from SharePoint Online Bandwidth: MBs used to download a 20.8MB file from SharePoint Online 33X FASTER MORE THAN A 97% DATA REDUCTION
  24. 24. Consulting Solutions for Office 365 26 Launching a complete portfolio of professional services that support enterprise customers throughout the migration process — from planning into production and beyond. Migration Planning and Readiness Service Mailbox Migration Optimization Service Performance Monitoring and Troubleshooting Service End-User Performance Optimization Service
  25. 25. Riverbed SteelHead benefits for Office 365 IMPROVED EXCHANGE & SHAREPOINT RESPONSE TIMES Up to 30 times faster MAILBOX MIGRATION Quantify the time needed for mailbox migration Design a process for timely migration NETWORK PERFORMANCE Avoid network bandwidth upgrades QoS & Path Selection can prioritize business-critical applications Appflow engine provides application visibility via deep packet inspection
  26. 26. Summary  Office 365 drives business impact with a rich set of capabilities  Riverbed offers the most complete, holistic approach to application performance  You can accelerate Office 365 migrations and ongoing performance with Riverbed
  27. 27. Learn More here: www.riverbed.com/office365
  28. 28. THANK YOU
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