Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) Software

Optimize the WAN, Accelerate Applications

As part of the Cisco Intelligent WAN (IWAN) solution, Cisco WAAS delivers the next generation of WAN and application acceleration. It has a broad range of offerings, including physical appliance, virtual appliance and router-integrated software. With Cisco IWAN with Akamai Connect, this fully integrated solution helps businesses deliver high-quality digital experiences with minimal bandwidth impact, regardless of device, connectivity, or cloud.

Fundamentals of Application Performance

Fundamentals of Application Performance

Learn how Cisco WAAS can boost application performance with ease and scale. (4:34 min)


Improving Application Performance

SoftwareOne sees 300 percent improvement with Citrix XenApp products using Cisco WAAS.

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Features and Capabilities

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Cisco WAAS Software offers:

  • Transparent, standards-based, highly secure application delivery
  • LAN-like application performance with application-specific protocol acceleration
  • IT agility through reduction of branch and data center footprint
  • Enterprise-wide deployment scalability and design flexibility
  • Enhanced end-user experience

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