15 WAN Optimization Players VARs Should Know


Aryaka

A new challenger to the WAN space, Aryaka was founded in 2008 and emerged from stealth mode earlier this year, pledging a WAN optimization as-a-service platform it says will help partners sell WAN optimization ideal for cloud computing environments. Aryaka, which copped a $15 million Series B funding round in June, claims to offer 20 millisecond latency for 90 percent of the world's users of business Internet, using various techniques, from proxy servers to redundancy removal, over its own private network to power a global, SaaS-based WAN optimization platform.