Shunra Software (www.shunra.com) today announced the new version 6.0 of Shunra’s Virtual Enterprise (VE) Suite. The upgrade includes several new capabilities for Shunra’s award-winning WAN emulation technology that operates within a variety of robust network appliances, coupled with software modules for specific application performance testing needs. Philadelphia, PA, August 12, 2009 – Shunra Software (www.shunra.com) today announced the new version 6.0 of Shunra’s Virtual Enterprise (VE) Suite. The upgrade includes several new capabilities for Shunra’s award-winning WAN emulation technology that operates within a variety of robust network appliances, coupled with software modules for specific application performance testing needs. The new innovative capabilities continue to demonstrate Shunra’s commitment to developing solutions that are easy to use, cost effective, and accurate – and also enable customers to derive more value from their current investments.
The growing use of bandwidth-sensitive multimedia applications and mobile applications, along with significant traffic growth on corporate WANs, is increasing the importance of lab-testing applications alongside production network traffic levels. Shunra has, once again, asserted its leadership in the WAN emulation market with a powerful industry-first capability to record/playback dynamic traffic levels during application testing.
"Organizations are realizing the benefits of incorporating WAN emulation into pre-deployment testing, to deliver high-performing applications to their global end-users," stated Gene Litt, Sr. Director of Product Strategy and Management at Shunra. "VE Suite v6.0 helps organizations improve communication between application develops and network engineers, leveraging their talents to engage earlier in the development cycle, making collaborative decisions with engineering analysis."
New Enhancements Fuel Faster, Easier and More Effective Application Performance and Delivery
Significant increase in emulation accuracy: With the new Production Network Bandwidth Utilization Playback capability you now have the ability to design and run your tests with significantly less setup and maintenance effort
Reveals root cause of application performance bottlenecks: Shunra’s VE Modeler includes real-time statistics accessible via the Windows PerfMon interface
Improved HP LoadRunner 9.5 Integration: VE Predictor/Profiler fully automate solutions to predict and profile transaction–level behavior at various levels of bandwidth, latency, loss and user loads at all network locations
Stretching your budget dollars: Improved VE Multi-User feature that lets multiple test team conduct WAN emulation tests sharing a single Shunra appliance.
Virtual Enterprise (VE) Suite Overview
A new high performance Virtual Enterprise appliance, combined with customer-requested software enhancements, provides the solution your organization needs to ensure that service levels are met. As applications scale and complexity increases on your production network, it has become essential to include production network WAN behavior in your pre-deployment testing. Whether you’re managing a significant data center consolidation, planning the deployment of a business-critical application, adopting WAN optimization technology or overlaying VoIP on your network, pre-emptive performance testing has become a critical success factor.
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About Shunra Software
Shunra Software is the market leader in providing WAN emulation solutions that enable organizations to deliver high performing network applications to their global end-users. Shunra has patent-pending technology for predicting and analyzing application performance over a WAN while testing in a pre-deployment lab environment. Using its industry-leading network emulation technology, Shunra provides IT with powerful insights into application performance. Shunra is committed to delivering innovative software and services that provide application performance intelligence, and continues to expand technology into deeper levels of application behavior analysis. Headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, global organizations leverage Shunra to reduce time-to-market for new services, guarantee application deployment success and ensure applications deliver a high quality of experience.