Silver Peak WAN optimization hardware customers can upgrade to an equivalent Silver Peak virtual software product at anytime for free. This is a lifetime investment protection program that allows Silver Peak hardware customers to freely transition to virtual WAN optimization software on any schedule, helping streamline the eventual transition to virtualized network services.
Any Silver Peak NX-series hardware (x700 model) customer with a valid maintenance contract can be converted to an equivalent VX-series virtual software product at any time, free of charge. Customers simply log into the Silver Peak support portal and click the button "Convert to Virtual." New customers interested in Silver Peak virtual WAN optimization can visit the Silver Peak software marketplace and download a free, fully-functional trial with full support.