Shenzhen Telecom Deploys Crescendo Networks to Improve Web Application Performance

AppBeat DC Ensures Uninterrupted Access and Quality User Experience for Millions of Users


MENLO PARK, Calif. – January 28, 2010 – Crescendo Networks, the recognized performance leader for accelerating and optimizing application delivery for web properties, today announced that China’s Shenzhen Telecom selected Crescendo’s application delivery controller to improve the response time and predictability of its web applications for a better overall end-user experience.


Shenzhen Telecom is a branch of China Telecommunications Corporation (China Telecom) based in Shenzhen City of Guangdong Province. China Telecom 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.


“Shenzhen Telecom strives to provide the best service possible to its growing customer base,” said Adoram Gaash, CEO for Crescendo Networks. “Therefore, AppBeat DC is the perfect solution for Shenzhen Telecom. Its dedicated hardware architecture delivers the industry’s best performance and stability, ensuring the ultimate user experience for responsive and predictable applications.”


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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Leah Stanton
Crescendo Networks
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