China Telecom Relies on Crescendo Networks for Application Delivery

-Top 500 Global Corporation Brings Uninterrupted Access and Quality User Experience to Close to 300 Million Customers -


MENLO PARK, Calif. – December 3, 2009 – Crescendo Networks, the recognized performance leader for accelerating and optimizing application delivery for web properties, today announced that China Telecommunications Corporation (China Telecom) selected Crescendo’s application delivery controller to ensure the performance and reliability of their newly defined customer service center.


“HaiNan e-customer service center is now being accelerated by Crescendo. We needed a rock solid solution to best service our customers. Competitive products simply could not perform or scale,” said Mr. Wangmin, Project Manager of DCN web acceleration.  “Nothing compared to the performance we witnessed from Crescendo. The fact that AppBeat DC has 80 micro engines to support TCP offload, multiplexing, acceleration, compression and load balancing – set it apart from any rival product during our load test. In addition, the wealth of experience and technical expertise from the system engineers exceeded our expectations.”


China Telecommunications Corporation (China Telecom) is an extra-large State-owned telecom operator in China, and was selected into the Top 500 Global Corporations for many years. China Telecom mainly provides integrated information services, including fixed-line telephone, mobile service, Internet connection and application services. By the end of 2008, China Telecom has 214 million fixed line telephone subscribers, 35.44 million mobile subscribers, and 47.18 million broadband customers.


 “China Telecom continues to set the pace for their geography. They are an example of a large operation that finds the value in exceptional customer experience and service,” said Adoram Gaash, CEO for Crescendo Networks.  “AppBeat DC allows China Telecom to deliver their online service center with speed, predictability and scale. They are able to handle any traffic level with no server degradation.”


AppBeat DC is an application delivery controller that delivers optimal application performance while increasing server efficiency. Deployed on a purpose-built platform using dedicated hardware engines with parallel processors, AppBeat DC offloads processing-intensive tasks from servers and combines multiple acceleration features in one highly scalable appliance. Its unique, distributed architecture outperforms other solutions that experience performance degradation and resource contention when multiple features are enabled. Web sites typically see up to a 70% improvement in site response times.

About Crescendo Networks
Crescendo Networks accelerates and optimizes delivery of business-critical Web applications through the market’s best-performing application delivery controllers. A purpose-built hardware design with a massively parallel architecture enables Crescendo’s ADCs to outperform competing products under peak load with all features turned on, allowing servers to serve user requests even under massive HTTP traffic or extreme load. The company’s products are used by many of the world’s most sophisticated and fastest-growing Web properties to ensure usability, facilitate rapid business growth, lower IT costs and capture additional revenue. For more information, visit


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