Visibility and control of network applications
Unmatched auto-detection of both applications and Web content categories makes Blue Coat PacketShaper a complete visibility and control solution for today’s Web-heavy traffic. PacketShaper lets you measure network application performance, categorize and manage Web traffic based on its content, guarantee quality-of-service (QoS) for preferred applications and content, and contain the impact of undesirable traffic.
- Application Performance Monitoring Module. Discover and monitor more than 700 applications with deep Layer 7 deep packet inspection for an accurate picture of application traffic, plus tens of millions of Web sites by content category. Standard on all PacketShaper models.
- Shaping Module.Guarantee bandwidth for latency-sensitive applications, assign priorities to applications and Web content categories, and contain the impact of lower-priority traffic using flexible policy-based control.
- Compression Module. Increase WAN capacity while improving application performance with the PacketShaper’s application intelligent Compression Module.
- Blue Coat PolicyCenter Software. Manage multi-unit PacketShaper deployments with comprehensive control, centralized configuration management, software distribution and Adaptive Response using PolicyCenter.
- Blue Coat IntelligenceCenter Software Simplify enterprise-wide application performance management with centralized monitoring, network forensics, and historical performance reports.
- Hardware Extensions. Extend PacketShaper across the enterprise, meeting the demands of complex corporate topologies and unique deployment criteria with hardware extensions.
Proxy SG Acceleration Edition
As the foundation of Blue Coat’s Application Delivery Network (ADN), Blue Coat ProxySG appliances accelerate business applications for users across the distributed enterprise. Blue Coat ProxySG Acceleration Edition is a powerful yet flexible tool for improving application performance. ProxySG appliances, deployed at the core and edges of an enterprise’s application delivery infrastructure deliver a fast application delivery infrastructure to improve user productivity and reduce bandwidth expense.
ProxySG appliances licensed for Acceleration Edition deliver a full WAN Optimization feature set. With this, you can:
- Enhance productivity across the distributed enterprise by accelerating internal, external and real-time application performance for branch and mobile users
- Significantly reduce bandwidth with industry-leading compression, byte caching and object caching technologies