caching appliance

caching appliance

A self-contained cache server dedicated to Web caching. See Web cache and NetCache.


NetCache Appliance
A NetCache is an "appliance" because it plugs into the network and performs one function: Web caching. This C6100 model holds up to two terabytes of Web pages. (Image courtesy of Network Appliance, Inc.)
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A typical deployment would involve a client-side caching appliance installed at each remote office and a server-side caching appliance at the data center.
In conjunction with that announcement, NetApp plans to roll out its biggest caching appliance yet, the C6100, which can handle more than 1 gigabit per second of live streaming traffic and about 500 megabits per second of video-on-demand streaming.
Speed is the single most important benefit an Internet caching appliance can deliver.
Caching appliance vendor CacheFlow Inc doesn't appear to be on Network Appliance Inc's radar, even though it clearly sees the filer specialist as clear competition in its market.
In fact, one of the top five online financial services company is using Dell's ICS-based caching appliance to attract and retain customers by providing the best possible end user experience on their Web site.
CacheFlow Inc is extending its web caching appliance line onwards and upwards with a new high-end configuration designed to support carrier-class companies with internet pipes ranging from T3 (45Mbps) to OC12 (622Mbps).
The Fujitsu Siemens Computers caching appliance based on the Intel based Primergy server line will be available for in the first calendar quarter of 2000.
In March, Gear6 announced the launch of its G100 scalable caching appliance that slashes storage costs, leverages existing storage systems and eliminates performance-threatening I/O bottlenecks.
CacheFlow continued to extend its leadership in the Internet caching appliance market during the second quarter," said Brian NeSmith, CacheFlow President and CEO.
Gear6, accelerating I/O for real time application performance, today announced the launch of the CACHEfx G100 scalable caching appliance.
today announced the addition of the new Adonis 250 DNS Caching Appliance to its line-up of simple, secure, and affordable networking appliances.
Nasdaq: NOVL), today revealed that it has joined with IBM Corporation (NYSE: IBM) to offer preconfigured caching appliance solutions based on the Novell Internet Caching System and IBM's Netfinity line of server hardware.