Right now we're seeing the genesis of application delivery controlers (ADCs) for less than $10,000! And I'm not talking about sacrificing functionality to select a third rate ADC service. We're talking about all the traditional "Gartner defined" application delivery controller functionality that the Citrix NetScaler Appliances have been providing are now available in a software form factor which will empower the SMB space like we've never seen. Giving SMBs new access to the four key web and XenApp application delivery benefits: availability, performance, offload and security – all in one highly scalable, flexible and extensible system.
With the cost of entry into the ADC space being reduced by 60%, we should see a significant adoption of ADCs by the SMB market.
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