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Step up your network security with SD-WAN
Not just any SD-WAN solution can offer the right levels of network security.
MEF announces significant progress in its MEF 3.0 project
Today MEF published new Ethernet and IP specifications, progressing Layer 1 projects and the first multi-vendor SD-WAN implementation project.
Look before you leap: An expert's take on the pros and cons of SD-WAN
At present SD-WAN has no agreed standard and, with so many vendor options in the market, it’s important for businesses to do their homework.
How a WAN can enable commercial strategy execution
When assessing capabilities to execute commercial strategy, including the capacity to scale the operation and resources, consider the WAN.
Think chip shots, not moon shots when it comes to SD-WANs
ZK Research founder and principal analyst Zeus Kerravala gives his top ten tips on how to deploy and optimise SD-WAN.
Why service providers need more than one option for managed SD-WAN
While it’s always good to streamline your portfolio, it’s also important to think about all potential use-cases. Ovum chief analyst Mike Sapien explains
SD-WAN enables a new cloud-first branch strategy
Silver Peak discuss how SD-WAN can facilitate a stronger link to cloud services for an organisations remote branch.
The security challenges of SD-WAN - and how to defend against them
Silver Peak's recent report details the benefits of SD-WAN over traditional WANs, its imminent security challenges, and how to fortify against them.
MSPs have crucial role in SD-WAN services, but do customers know it?
An Ovum analyst reports that enterprises are confused today by the multiple messages and promotions surrounding managed SD-WAN services.
Security capabilities of SD-WAN encouraging rapid adoption
Ovum chief analyst Mike Sapien says security has gone from a major concern to a major advantage with SD-WAN service deployment.
Service providers need more than one option for managed SD-WAN
An Ovum analyst says service providers must develop broader differentiated managed SD-WAN service portfolios to cover the expanding customer segments.
Expert says deploying an SD-WAN is about chip shots, not moon shots
ZK Research's founder provides his ten steps on deploying an SD-WAN - a series of chip shots rather than one big drive to the moon.
Siemens invests US$295.9m in extending global SD-WAN network
Orange Business Services will be migrating Siemens' entire global infrastructure to an SD-WAN network over the next six years.
Global service provider opts with Silver Peak for SD-WAN offerings
After a comprehensive evaluation of a number of SD-WAN vendors, a subsidiary of the KDDI Corporation has partnered with Silver Peak.
EXPERT: Six AI ingredients every wireless networking strategy needs
“Wireless networking is at an inflection point whereby the traditional way of deploying, operating, and managing networks will no longer suffice."
Why Telstra’s decision to acquire VMtech makes sense
Cloud is a market worth over $180 billion, and it’s only going to grow – at 24% for annum to be exact.
SD-WAN provides effective, affordable uptime for SMBs
Legacy premium services at high costs are no longer viable for small businesses.
Telstra using acquisition to augment SD-WAN security
Last year Telstra announced the acquisition of VMtech, with the company now detailing how it plans to use those technologies augment SD-WAN exposure.
How VMtech SD-WAN facilitates the next generation of work tools
VMtech aims to assist businesses and simplify their network architectures, directing traffic to the required platform via the most direct path.
How technology is edging closer to the self-driving WAN
Silver Peak's Graham Schultz assesses how far off the self-driving WAN really is.
NSW government awards NEC 12 month SD-WAN proof of concept contract
The company has also partnered with Silver Peak and Cisco Meraki on the project.
NTT SD-WAN could give McLaren Racing an edge in 2018
NTT Com's SD-WAN uses software to control the WAN, providing McLaren with flexible management of data traffic flow.
Service providers’ secrecy is losing them business
SD-WAN service providers should invest in marketing campaigns to promote their managed SD-WAN service offers to avoid being ‘out-shouted’ by vendors.
Cisco unveils two new SD-WAN tools in intent-based networking push
Cisco says the tools will provide the capability to forecast WAN problems before they happen.