Thursday, April 30, 2009

Korea's Hyosung ITX Deploys Juniper Ethernet Services Router

Hyosung ITX, a major Korean business solution provider, has deployed Juniper Networks' MX Series Ethernet Services Routers to support its content deliver network (CDN), enables the streaming of high-quality video, smooth downloads for online games and maintenance software, and the caching of other high-bandwidth content. To manage content effectively, Hyosung ITX operates six server farms nationwide and employs data mirroring techniques to route data via the fastest and most reliable path from server to user. The network is using Juniper's MX960 and MX480 routers. Additionally, the unique firewall capabilities within the MX Series' JUNOS Software helps protect Hyosung ITX from network threats including Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) attacks. Financial terms were not disclosed.