Riverbed Client Accelerator Lab

Solution Overview

The Riverbed Client Accelerator Lab is designed to showcase the optimization tools available from Riverbed to help improve the experience of the mobile worker. 

Riverbed Client Accelerator (formerly SteelHead Mobile) delivers leading-edge application acceleration to mobile workers anywhere. Extending the functionality of Riverbed’s leading WAN Optimization and Application Acceleration services and solutions, Client Accelerator provides mobile employees with fast, reliable access to leading enterprise SaaS and on-premises applications.

Riverbed Client Accelerator interacts directly with any SteelHead or Riverbed SaaS Accelerator solution to optimize and accelerate on-premises or SaaS applications.

Goals & Objectives

The purpose of the Client Accelerator Lab is to help users become proficient in the performance benefits of the Riverbed Client Accelerator for mobile workers. The lab guide is divided into three modules that show the configuration and verification of the solution to showcase the performance benefits once properly configured and deployed.

The modules in this lab include: 

  • Riverbed Infrastructure Configuration
  • Policy and Workstation Configuration
  • On-premises and SaaS Performance Validation

Hardware & Software

Riverbed Software:

  • Riverbed SteelHead Next Generation VCX 9.10
  • Riverbed SteelHead Mobile Controller 6.1.2
  • Riverbed SaaS Acceleration Manager

Microsoft Software:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Workstations
  • Microsoft Office 365
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