Ipanema positioned as a Visionary in Gartner’s 2014 Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization

Boston, USA, April 2, 2014 – InfoVista, the global leader of network performance orchestration software solutions, today announced that Ipanema, the company’s application performance guarantee solution has been positioned for the fourth consecutive year in the “Visionaries” quadrant of the 2014 Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization”. (Gartner, Inc. Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization, Joe Skorupa, Bjarne Munch, March 27, 2014).

Companies accelerate their push toward more efficiency and agility, driving the take-up of unified communications and collaboration, SaaS, public cloud and Big Data. Employee-driven BYOD, social media and video are also promoting the public Internet within the enterprise. Digitalization initiatives like zero-paper, real-time marketing, digital signage and on-line experts increase the business performance dependency on application performance.

“Enterprise applications require more than classical acceleration. The increasing complexity drives the shift from pure WAN Optimization solutions towards solutions that provide full control of the rich application portfolio in a hybrid environment” explained Matthieu Silbermann, Product Management Director, Ipanema solutions, at InfoVista. “At the same time, there is a strong attraction from enterprises to outsource the management of this increasingly complex application network. This drives a powerful trend towards WAN Optimization Services (WOS) and multiplies opportunities for Service Providers to expand their application aware services.”

Silbermann concluded, “At InfoVista, we’ve anticipated these trends and leverage our technical foundations (autonomic networking and objective-based performance management). Using our unique technology, our ecosystem of global and local partners delivers added-value services that provide global control and guarantee application performance over large and complex enterprise networks.”


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About InfoVista: 

InfoVista is the leading provider of network performance orchestration solutions that enable efficient network and IT transformations in today's fast-paced digital world.  Our award-winning solutions empower communications service providers and large enterprises to ensure a high-quality user experience by guaranteeing business-critical application performance and achieving optimal network performance. InfoVista’s expertise and innovations provide more than 1,500 global customers with a new level of actionable application and network intelligence, visibility and control across all services, all technologies, and all domains of both the fixed and mobile networks. Using our solutions, they deliver high-performing and differentiated services, plan and optimize networks to match application and service demands, and streamline network operations while keeping total cost of ownership as low as possible. For more information, please visit www.infovista.com. 

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