Citrix NetScaler

Citrix NetScaler is a Web application delivery appliance that makes applications run five times better

You can guarantee five times better performance from applications with the Citrix NetScaler Web application delivery appliance. NetScaler is available as a virtualised appliance or as a standalone hardware network device which uses advanced L4-7 load balancing and traffic management to optimise application availability. It accelerates performance and increases security with an integrated application firewall which substantially lowers costs through increased Web server efficiency.

Features include:

  • Caching
  • Compression
  • SSL offload and acceleration
  • Attack defence (DoS etc.)

Citrix NetScaler products deliver:

  • Maximised application performance
  • End-to-end application security
  • Continuous application availability
  • Reduced cost of operations
  • Hardware- or software-based deployment options

NetScaler appliances run on a wide array of dedicated MPX-series hardware platforms, or as server-based virtual appliances with NetScaler VPX for any throughput need-from 10 Mbps through 50 Gbps. Furthermore, NetScaler offers Pay-as-You-Grow, a licensing model that lets organisations gauge NetScaler performance on demand, ensuring investment protection and avoiding expensive upgrades to hardware. Regardless of the chosen model, NetScaler provides comprehensive application acceleration, load balancing, and web security.