Bezeq International Chooses Radware’s Peer Director for Cost Effective Internet Route Control


Radware (NASDAQ; RDWR) the leading provider of Intelligent Application Switching (IAS), ensuring control, performance and the integrity of networked applications across the enterprise, today announced that Bezeq International, one of Israel’s largest telecommunications companies selected Radware’s Peer Director to provide control of their Internet routing and Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) decisions. Bezeq is also Israel’s largest Internet Service Provider, providing infrastructure and managed solutions to businesses as well as broadband and interactive services to consumers.

Radware's Peer Director introduces innovative traffic management capabilities in multi-homed network environments that utilize Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – the de-facto standard for Internet routing in multi-homed environments. Peer Director monitors all link traffic operations, providing real-time link load information and historical performance to dynamically shape BGP routing decisions. This eliminates the need to manually update BGP routing configurations, enabling transparent management with no multi-homing IT overhead.

“By implementing Peer Director, we benefit from innovative technology that provides us with complete control of our Internet routing and BGP decisions,” said Eran Benno, Internet CTO, Bezeq International. “This leading-edge technology from Radware eliminates expensive BGP management, while giving us cost effective and high performing ISP connectivity.”

“Radware has over two years experience with multi-homing solutions, offering a successful track record of installations worldwide. Carrier and enterprise customers are able to provide improved performance and cost-efficient Internet service, control bandwidth costs and achieve link optimization by automatically and dynamically redirecting users to the healthiest link,” said Dov Porat, Regional Sales Manager, Radware.


About Radware

Radware is dedicated to providing Intelligent Application Switching, guaranteeing the best operation and servicing of IP applications and enterprise traffic across the Internet. Radware aligns application needs with the network infrastructure to seamlessly allocate resources, optimize application operations and extend security, ensuring the integrity of critical business processes.

Radware’s solutions address the needs of corporate enterprises, service providers, and e-commerce business through one or more of our award winning products including: Web Server Director (WSD), Cache Server Director (CSD), Content Inspection Director (CID), FireProof, LinkProof, Peer Director, CertainT 100. Our comprehensive suite of products service end-to-end application operations, providing robust and scalable network traffic assurance. Get certain, from click to content, across your network -- with Radware. For more information, please visit us at www.radware.com


About Bezeq International

Bezeq International Ltd. (BI), the company that leads the international telecommunications revolution in Israel, was established in 1996 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Bezeq the Israel Telecommunications Corporation, which is the country’s largest telecommunications entity. Seven years after its establishment, BI is regarded a leading company in its field, providing its customers with comprehensive telecommunications services that are based on the most advanced technological developments in Israel and throughout the world, in the fields of telecommunications, data and Internet communications, satellite services, leased lines and corporate networks.