Features

HTTP and FTP

  • HTTP and FTP caching support
  • High-Availability and redundancy
  • Proprietary caching technology
  • Video-On-Demand caching (Netflix,...)
  • Partial object caching (HTTP range requests,...)
  • Content Delivery Networks (Akamai, EdgeSuite,...)
    • De-duplicates content that comes from different CDN hosts
  • Static & Dynamic web content:
    • Antivirus and software updates
    • Filehoster/Sharehoster/One-Click-Hoster
    • Games (EA, Playstation, Steam, Xbox,...)
    • OS updates (Apple, Linux, Windows,...)
    • Videohoster (GoogleVideo, Youtube,...)
  • HTTP-based live streaming:
    • HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)
    • HTTP Dynamic Streaming (HDS)
    • HTTP Smooth Streaming (HSS)
  • Includes DPI technology to identify traffic on port 80 that is not compliant to any standards. CacheMARA can be configured to let that traffic pass through in order to be fully transparent and not break any communication.
  • Optional Content Filtering with over 100 different categories of Internet sites available

P2P

  • P2P caching support for BitTorrent based protocols
  • Out-of-band p2p caching approach
  • No need to send all high ports traffic (> port 1024) through the CacheMARA
  • works with encrypted P2P connections

Operating System & Platform

  • Optimized 64 bit Linux Kernel
  • Unified cache cluster management
  • Dedicated video caching platform
  • Multiple terabytes of storage capacity
  • Ultra high performance SSDs for low-latency
  • Drive monitoring and management
  • Automatic Fail-Over function
  • Small and large object file caching
  • Disk hot-swap support
  • IPv6 support / IPv6 ready

Flexible Deployment

  • Transparent | Non-Transparent
  • HTTP proxy logging facilities
  • Comprehensive access control rules
  • Dynamic ISP content filtering
  • Advanced cache hierarchies
  • Bridge Mode | Dynamic routing OSPF
  • WCCP Layer 2
  • Policy Based Routing (PBR)
  • L4 / L7 load balancers
    • A10 | Foundry Networks
    • Brocade | F5 Networks
    • MARA Systems TmcMARA load balancer
  • Multiple router connectivity
  • 1 Gbps / 10 Gbps interfaces
  • On-device network test tools
  • Scalable cache cluster with shared storage. Allows easy upgrades as your network grows.

Management & Reporting

  • Innovative and intuitive Web GUI (Multilingual)
  • Command line interface via serial console & ssh
  • Appliance status and live monitoring
  • Daily, weekly or monthly executive reports (PDF)
  • Real-time and historical statistics by day, week, …:
    • System resources, network traffic, HTTP caching performance,...
  • Comprehensive HTTP usage reports:
    • Top 1000 Sites, Top 1000 Users
  • Central cluster monitoring and reporting
  • Simple backup and restore capability
  • Remote logging servers support (remote syslog)
  • Embedded stateful firewall
  • SNMP support with configurable alerts