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Silver Peak Accelerates Search

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Silver Peak Systems
(www.silver-peak.com), a leading provider of scalable Wide Area Network
(WAN) acceleration solutions, today announced that Accoona Corp., a pioneer
in Artificial Intelligence search technology, has selected Silver Peak NX
appliances to accelerate the performance of the company's Internet search
engine. With Silver Peak's innovative Network Memory(TM) technology,
Accoona has reduced the amount of traffic sent to its data centers, while
overcoming many of the performance challenges associated with communicating
to users throughout the world across the public Internet. The result is
enhanced access to the World Wide Web via Accoona's searching capabilities.

"We compared several vendors side by side to see who could provide the most
benefit to HTTP traffic in a high latency, high loss environment," said
Daniel Doman, Chief Operating Officer of Accoona.
"In the end, Silver Peak stood out from the crowd. They demonstrated an
incredible 99 percent data reduction and offered the best architecture for
supporting tens of thousands of simultaneous users at Gigabit per second WAN
speeds."

Silver Peak Systems Inc.