Exinda Slashes Bandwidth Consumption at Georgia Southern University

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Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Exinda, a global provider of WAN optimization solutions incorporating Unified Performance Management, today announced that Georgia Southern University (GSU) has deployed an Exinda WAN optimization appliance to dramatically improve the application experience of its user community across GSU’s large campus network.  This in turn has reduced overall network bandwidth consumption by 22%.

“With the Exinda 8060 solution in place, we can guarantee performance 24/7 by prioritizing critical applications such as streaming educational course materials, while limiting the bandwidth available to recreational applications such as BitTorrent,” said Krey Tinker, network administrator for Georgia Southern University.  “Our previous solution for this had proven unable to provide enough granularity and control, and compared to Exinda was just too complex to manage.”

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