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Riverbed SteelHead Interceptor
WAN load balancing to integrate clusters of SteelHead appliances to manage up to one million concurrent connections

Riverbed Interceptor
Formerly Known As: Interceptor appliance(s)

Riverbed Products
Interceptor Appliances
Riverbed Interceptor 9350 Appliance with 4 onboard GbE bypass ports
#INT-09350-BASE
Our Price: $34,995.00
SteelHead Interceptor 09600 Base Unit
#INT-09600-B010
Our Price: $44,995.00

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Amplify the power of SteelHead Interceptor by clustering multiple solutions together

When you want more throughput or connections than just one SteelHead can provide — or if you want a high-availability deployment option —SteelHead Interceptor helps manage and scale your network-wide throughput.

What is a WAN load balancer?

SteelHead Interceptor enables customers to scale optimization solutions to support hundreds of thousands of end users across an enterprise, as well as very high bandwidth connections into the data center. SteelHead Interceptor clusters groups of SteelHeads to work together seamlessly and provides:

How It Works

With SteelHead Interceptor, you can intelligently integrate all your SteelHead solutions while directing activity and network load with superior management and administration capabilities.

Whether you want more throughput or connections than just one SteelHead can provide – or if you desire a higher availability option – SteelHead Interceptor helps manage and scale SteelHead solutions.

TCP connection forwarding

Multiple configuration options

Detailed visibility

Speed with finely tuned control

The Benefits of Steelhead Interceptor

SteelHead Interceptor makes it easy to extend the benefits of SteelHead solutions across a large enterprise, while centralizing management efforts and ensuring optimization services across the enterprise.

Optimization scalability and high-availability

Simplified management for large enterprises

Visibility, optimization and control

Data Center Management
Model INT9600 SCC1000 SMC9000
Profile 2U 1U
Effective LAN Throughput 40 Gbps1,2 -
Storage Fault Tolerance RAID -
Front Swappable Drives 23 25
RAM 32 GB 16 GB
Expansion Slots (PCI-e) 64 -
Included Bypass Ports (Copper) 4 -
Max. # of Bypass Ports 24 -
Max. # of Manageable Appliances - 2,000 -
1. All LAN capacity, bandwidth, and TCP connections listed are maximums and may not be achieved in all environments 2. Requires 5 or greater 10G in-path interfaces and xbridge enabled 3. Hot swappable disks 4. Optional Network Bypass cards: Dual and Quad LX and SX GigE Fiber GigE, Quad Copper GigE, Dual 10GbE SR/LR 5. Internal hard disks
DataCenter Management
Model INT9600 SCC1000 SMC9000
Dual Power Supplies -
Power (Watts) Typical 227 50
BTU 774 165
Temperature2 10-35°C / 50-95°F (Operating)
-40-70°C / -40-158°F (Storage)
0-45°C / 32-113°F (Operating)
-40-65°C / -40-149°F (Storage)
Relative Humidity1 50%-90%, non-condensing with a maximum wet bulb of 28ºC (at temperatures from 25 to 35ºC)4 20%-80%, non-condensing (Operating)
5%-90%, non-condensing (Storage)
Operating Acoustic Noise 7.0 BA (Operating condition in typical office ambient temperature: 23 +/- 2ºC) 45 dBA
System Dimensions (LxWxH)3 27.87” x 17.24” x 3.45”
707.8 x 438 x 87.6mm
13.0” x 8.0” x 73”
330 x 204 x 44mm
Packaging Dimensions 36” x 24” x 14”
914.4 x 609.6 x 355.6mm
17.7” x 12.2” x 7”
450 x 310 x 180mm
Max Weight (without packaging) 40 lbs
18.14 kg
6 lbs
2.7 kg
Rail Information Mounting Rail Kit Included
Orderable Spare Part Numbers: RMK-1-VRAIL, RMK-1-PRAIL
Included Spare Part RMK-010
Orderable RMK-016
1. Operating altitude up to 10,000 feet except in China 6,562 feet (2,000m) 2. In China – for use in non-tropical locations 3. Length is without bezel 4. Shipping Humidity Spec for CXA-xxx70/INT9600 models NOTE: The availability, export or re-export of these products or specific features are subject to the export laws and regulations of the U.S. and the laws and regulations of any applicable foreign agency or authority

Pricing Notes:

Riverbed Products
Interceptor Appliances
Riverbed Interceptor 9350 Appliance with 4 onboard GbE bypass ports
#INT-09350-BASE
Our Price: $34,995.00
SteelHead Interceptor 09600 Base Unit
#INT-09600-B010
Our Price: $44,995.00
SteelHead Interceptor 09600 Base Unit (Configured)
#INT-09600-B010-C
Our Price: $44,995.00
Eval SteelHead Interceptor 09600 Base Unit (Configured)
#INT-09600-B010-E-C
Our Price: $44,995.00
Interceptor License Options for INT-09600-B010
License Steelhead INT-09600
#LIC-INT-09600
Our Price: $5,000.00