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Menlo Park, CA, United States, 2009/06/03 - Digital Times Selects Crescendo Networks AppBeat DC to ensure Web application performance, availability and security for over one million daily visitors and members - DT.co.kr.
Crescendo Networks, Ltd., the recognized performance leader in accelerating and optimizing application delivery for Web properties, today announced that the Digital Times, Korea’s leading daily newspaper, is using AppBeat DC to ensure the performance, scalability and reliability of its online news service. The Digital Times provides timely news on technology and economic issues to over one million daily visitors and 450 thousand loyal on-line members.
“With more people using the Internet as their news source, we have seen a dramatic increase in online news readership. In order to support our growing user base, we needed a solution that could ensure our site’s performance and stability, especially during flash crowds associated with breaking news,” said Yong-Il Kang, manager of the Internet news team at the Digital Times. “Since deploying Crescendo Networks’ AppBeat DC, we have experienced dramatic improvements in Web server availability and efficiency. We no longer suffer from flash crowd events and our pages consistently load faster, ensuring our readers have instant access to news when they want it.”
Crescendo Network’s AppBeat DC is the industry's best performing application delivery solution, providing high availability, scalability, acceleration and optimization for Web applications. Unlike competing solutions, AppBeat DC leverages the industry’s only purpose-built platform, uniquely designed for maximum performance and feature concurrency. By offloading servers from process-intensive tasks and optimizing the delivery of the application to the users, AppBeat DC significantly improves overall application performance, security and availability while reducing datacenter costs.
“The Digital Times generates over two million page views daily, with those numbers spiking around certain news events. This type of traffic flow, along with the combination of dynamic and static content, puts tremendous stress on the infrastructure – requiring the optimization and acceleration of the Web applications to ensure stability and a consistent user experience,” said Adoram Ga’ash, CEO of Crescendo Networks. “AppBeat DC delivers that stability and optimization, and lets the Digital Times Internet team rest easy knowing the site will perform at the highest level.”
About Crescendo Networks
Crescendo Networks (crescendonetworks.com) is the recognized performance leader for accelerating and optimizing the delivery of business-critical, Web-enabled applications. The company’s unique application delivery architecture dramatically improves the operation of today's demanding application infrastructure. The world’s largest corporations and fastest growing Web properties rely on Crescendo for the application performance and efficiency needed to ensure usability, facilitate rapid business growth, lower IT costs and capture additional revenue.