Like many organizations, Microsoft Exchange email service is mission critical for Riverbed as a part of a global unified communications infrastructure. While Riverbed has overcome the bandwidth and latency constraints that can slow Microsoft Exchange communications over networks, it needed a way to better monitor, alert and troubleshoot their 30-server Exchange infrastructure.
The Riverbed IT team began experimenting with Splunk to determine how they could achieve greater operational visibility across dozens of both physical and virtual servers. The team quickly realized that Splunk Enterprise and the Splunk App for Microsoft Exchange could allow the company to leverage machine data from almost any device and help dramatically reduce the time required to identify and solve challenging problems. Read more about how Riverbed is using Splunk to challenge Microsoft Exchange problems fast and efficiently.