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
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.