Riverbed Reduces Bandwidth Utilization for Video Streaming

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As employees become more distributed, communicating and collaborating effectively continues to challenge many businesses. With Riverbed’s RiOS Services Platform (RSP) and video streaming capability, organizations can leverage video capability for employee training, information updates, and senior management communications. Through partnerships with Wowza Media and Qumu, the RSP offers a comprehensive video streaming platform for Flash media and a centralized content capture and management system through Qumu Video Control Center.

SOLUTION BRIEF
Riverbed
®
and Video Streaming
Riverbed Reduces Bandwidth Utilization for Video Streaming
As employees become more distributed, communicating and collaborating effectively continues
to challenge many businesses. With Riverbed’s RiOS Services Platform (RSP) and video streaming
capability, organizations can leverage video capability for employee training, information updates,
and senior management communications. Through partnerships with Wowza Media and Qumu, the
RSP offers a comprehensive video streaming platform for Flash
®
media and a centralized content
capture and management system through Qumu Video Control Center.
The RSP runs Wowza Media Server

in a protected partition on Steelhead
®
appliances, so IT can easily
deploy and manage the software without the need for additional hardware in remote offices. In
addition, the joint solution reduces enterprise WAN video traffic by as much as 98%. For example,
a live webcast that otherwise would take multiple Flash video streams and consume a great deal of
bandwidth is reduced to a single stream per branch that can be split locally to many viewers. The
end result is greatly reduced bandwidth utilization to help companies save costs.
Qumu Video Control Center
The Qumu Video Control Center (VCC) is the first and only software solution that connects the
pieces of the video infrastructure together in a way that provides centralized control and virtually
A Joint Solution by Riverbed and
BeSt-of-BReed Video
StReAming And content
mAnAgement
Riverbed, Wowza Media Server, and
Qumu combine to enable a high per
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formance enterprise streaming media
solution that runs on the RiOS Services
Platform (RSP) on Steelhead appliances.
The joint solution offers customers the
following benefits:
Reduced bandwidth utilization for
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streaming flash video over the WAN-
de-duplicates multiple video streams
down to a single stream
Enhanced collaboration and commu
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»
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nication via video for employees
Simplified deployment and manage
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»
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ment capability with no additional
remote office hardware
Central control for managing the
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video communications infrastructure
(encoders, streaming devices, storage,
distribution, authentication, security,
portal access)
Simplified workflow for non-technical
»
»
users to capture, manage, and distrib
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ute live and on-demand video content
50 Viewers
Video Server
DATA CENTER / HEAD END
5.2 Mbps
WAN
BRANCH OFFICE A
10 Viewers
BRANCH OFFICE B
25.6 Mbps
50 Viewers
Video Server
DATA CENTER / HEAD END
WAN
BRANCH OFFICE A
10 Viewers
BRANCH OFFICE B
Streaming Video Across the WAN Consumes a lot of Bandwidth
Wowza Media Server with Qumu deployed on the RSP Reduces Video Traffic Across the WAN
by Up to 98%
SOLUTION BRIEF:

Riverbed and Video Streaming
2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
About Riverbed
Riverbed Technology is the IT infrastructure
performance company. The Riverbed family
of wide area network (WAN) optimization
solutions liberates businesses from common
IT constraints by increasing application
performance, enabling consolidation, and
providing enterprise-wide network and
application visibility – all while eliminating
the need to increase bandwidth, storage
or servers. Thousands of companies with
distributed operations use Riverbed to make
their IT infrastructure faster, less expensive
and more responsive. Additional information
about Riverbed (NASDAQ: RVBD) is available
at www.riverbed.com
Riverbed Technology
199 Fremont Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
Tel: +1 415 247 8800
Fax: +1 415 247 8801
www.riverbed.com
Riverbed Technology Pte. Ltd.
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Singapore 238873
Tel: +65 6508-7400
Riverbed Technology Ltd.
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Binfield
Bracknell
Berks RG42 4EU
Tel: +44 (0) 1344 401900
Riverbed Technology K.K.
Shiba-Koen Plaza Building 9F
3-6-9, Shiba, Minato-ku
Tokyo, Japan 105-0014
Tel: +81 3 5419 1990
© 2009 Riverbed Technology. All rights reserved. Portions of
Riverbed’s products are protected under Riverbed patents,
as well as patents pending. Riverbed Technology, Riverbed,
Steelhead, RiOS, Interceptor, Think Fast, the Riverbed logo,
Mazu, Profiler, and Cascade are trademarks or registered
trademarks of Riverbed Technology All other trademarks used
or mentioned herein belong to their respective owners.
unlimited scalability, while exposing predefined capabilities to end users for ongoing publishing
tasks they can perform themselves. The Qumu VCC interoperates with and leverages an enterprise’s
existing IT infrastructure to extend the solution and increase adoption throughout a distributed
enterprise to achieve maximum return on investment.
Wowza Media Server
Wowza Media Server is a proven Flash streaming media server software broadly deployed by global
licensees in industries ranging from entertainment, broadcasting, education, and government to Inter
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net commerce, social media, and content delivery services. It features an innovative server architecture
that delivers unmatched performance, functionality, and scalability for efficient delivery of live
and on-demand streaming video. Wowza Media Server has been recognized as top 3 media server,
placing alongside Adobe and Microsoft in the 2007 Streaming Media Readers’ Choice awards and is
pronounced by its customers as “the smart choice” for Flash video streaming.
Riverbed’s RiOS Services Platform (RSP)
The RSP provides a protected partition that lets customers run additional services and applications
on Steelhead appliances. The ability to run best-of-breed software on Steelhead appliances eliminates
the requirement for dedicated servers in remote branch offices enabling an additional layer of server
consolidation. The RSP’s modular architecture offers vendors an open platform to easily port their
applications to, and runs independently of RiOS’ data streamlining, transport streamlining, and
application streamlining functionality. This allows IT to simplify the configuration and manage
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ment of their distributed infrastructure, save additional costs, and reduce the hardware footprint in
remote offices.
About Wowza Media Systems
Wowza Media Systems, a software company located in San Jose, CA, is a developer of interactive
streaming media server software. The company was founded in late 2005 by David Stubenvoll and
Charlie Good when they saw a need to provide a disruptive product to fill the gaps in the Flash
streaming server market. Wowza Media Systems is addressing the needs of a rapidly growing
streaming media market. Additional information about Wowza Media is available at

www.wowzamedia.com.
About Qumu, Inc.
Qumu, the leader in Enterprise Video Communications (EVC), enables organizations to easily
capture, manage, and distribute live and on-demand video content. The company provides a single
web services based software solution that seamlessly manages all video applications, and leverages
existing video, storage, and distribution hardware and software infrastructure. For more informa
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tion, visit www.qumu.com.
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