Radware Announces Alteon Load Balancing as a Service (LBaaS) for VMware vCloud Director

Radware Announces Alteon Load Balancing as a Service (LBaaS) for VMware vCloud
Director

New Cloud Solution Provides Integral Advanced Load Balancing and Application
Delivery Services for VMware Private Cloud Applications

MAHWAH, N.J., Jan. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The enterprise continues to
face challenges when migrating applications to private cloud infrastructures.
In addition to basic load balancing, enterprises must also guarantee quality
of experience (QoE), ensure performance consistency of network services,
isolate business-critical applications and accelerate ADC services. Radware^®
(Nasdaq:RDWR), a leading provider of application delivery and application
security solutions for virtual and cloud data centers, today announced the
launch of its newest platform, the Alteon^® LBaaS solution for VMware vCloud,
which addresses these major challenges for enterprise customers deploying
VMware's vCloud Director.

Featured benefits of Alteon LBaaS for VMware vCloud include:

  *Guaranteed capacity of advanced ADC services for critical business
    applications
  *Accelerated, on-demand provisioning of ADC services, automatically
    tailored to customer needs
  *Global deployment of applications across multi-site cloud and non-cloud
    infrastructures without any additional software or hardware
  *Easier migration of non-cloud applications into VMware, extracting
    additional value from previous investments in VMware vCloud solutions
  *Augmented load balancing capabilities of VMware vShield
  *Improved confidence and adoption of cloud services

"VMware users will want to consider the new Radware Alteon LBaaS solution for
VMware vCloud -- an upgraded version of their Application Delivery Controller
which runs as a virtual instance under VMware vCloud Director," says Dr. Cliff
Grossner, directing analyst of DC, Cloud, and SDN at Infonetics Research. "A
key function is its application level SLA assurance, which isolates the
resources of each application and can accelerate each application instance,
while providing visibility into application performance."

Radware's Alteon LBaaS solution provides application delivery services that
are specifically tailored for VMware's vCloud Director, easily integrating
with existing vCloud technologies. Additionally, the Alteon LBaaS is the only
solution to instantaneously provide tenant-specific, highly available, virtual
ADC resources in the VMware cloud framework. Through the Alteon LBaaS
solution, cloud infrastructures not only become a viable computing platform
for business-critical applications, but the automation of load balancing and
application delivery service provisioning also creates a more economical
hosting environment.

"Customers demanded a solution that could easily integrate with VMware's cloud
technologies, and as a result, Radware developed the Alteon LBaaS for VMware
vCloud Director," says Lior Cohen, director of cloud solutions, Radware.
"Radware is the only technology to leverage existing VMware capabilities by
offering fully automated and fully integrated ADC and load balancing features.
We believe the solution will help enterprises rise to the challenge of
adopting cloud services more confidently and efficiently."

Radware's Alteon LBaaS for VMware vCloud Director provides advanced load
balancing as a service with out-of-the-box integration and customization.
Fully integrated into the VMware vCloud framework, Radware's Alteon LBaaS
allows enterprises to migrate existing enterprise applications into VMware
vCloud infrastructure, increasing the value of their vCloud investment. Alteon
LBaaS significantly expands basic load balancing functionality to offer
advanced application delivery services. The solution is based on dedicated,
per-tenant virtual appliance instances ensuring that tenants are not impacted
by each other and that each has its dedicated capacity and networking
resources. By leveraging the Alteon LBaaS solution, enterprises can enjoy the
flexibility to deploy enterprise applications on VMware cloud infrastructures
while enjoying a consistent QoE and maintaining SLA assurance for
applications.

For more information regarding Radware's Alteon LBaaS solution, visit:
www.radware.com/Solutions/Cloud-Hosting-Provider/ADC

Download the Radware Alteon for vCloud Solution Brief at:
http://www.radware.com/WorkArea/DownloadAsset.aspx?ID=6442453119

Read the "Cloud Load Balancing Services: Shared versus Pre-tenant" eGuide at:
http://www.radware.com/WorkArea/DownloadAsset.aspx?ID=6442453981

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