WAN news stories - Page 2
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.
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.
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.
Cisco and Aruba-HPE named WLAN leaders in IDC report
IDC published a new vendor assessment that profiles 11 vendors in the worldwide enterprise WLAN market.
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Exclusive interview - Cradlepoint on how partners can benefit from networks-aaS
ChannelLife talks to Cradlepoint CMO and APAC MD about what to expect from the company’s move to a subscription model.
Cradlepoint embraces subscription model with new solutions
The model reflects the industry trend toward SaaS and aims to simplify the application of 4G LTE solutions for end-users.
Fujitsu develops WAN acceleration technology utilizing FPGA accelerators
It’s able to provide the industry's fastest effective transfer rate of up to 40Gbps, over a 10Gbps line.
New tech sets out to liberate IT teams from tedious manual processes
The platform has been introduced as “a transformative approach to liberate IT teams from tedious manual processes.”
WAN vs. SD-WAN: The ‘80s called - they want their router back
The time has come to move beyond manual device-by-device configuration of traditional routers and to an advanced SD-WAN solution.
Silver Peak's CEO shares his tech predictions for 2018
As SD-WAN hits mainstream, the largest independent SD-WAN vendors will likely be in a position to pursue an initial public offering.
Six things the security industry can expect from 2018
As the end of the calendar year wraps up, the security industry is preparing for what 2018 may bring.
Why WAN availability is crucial to the cloud-first enterprise
Organisations of all sizes must consider high availability as part of their digital transformation strategy says ZK Research’s Zeus Kerravala.
Introducing bandwidth on demand - the latest from BT
With Bandwidth on demand, customers can increase bandwidth in real time when needed, for the period they require.
Gartner: Just what is the edge and who defines it?
Once again, the battle for owning the architecture/marketecture and definition of a buzzword is on.
SD-WAN solution subjected to stress tests, proves resiliency & availability
The solution was subjected to hands-on stress tests to validate the resiliency of multi-link bonded tunnels and path conditioning.
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City of sensors: Spark NZ rolls out nationwide IoT network
“Being connected to this extent will change the way we look at everything -- rubbish bins could schedule themselves to be emptied at the right time."
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Juniper Networks unveils new cloud-grade networking to simplify cloud transformation
The demand for cloud-based services continues to create disruption, resulting in complexity for operators and enterprises that need to pivot quickly.
NTT Communications' new SD-WAN footprint reaches 190+ countries
Designed for global and regional enterprises, the NTT SD-WAN platform is locally distributed around the world via 75+ local cloud centers (LCCs).
Forget proprietary hardware in the data centre, Verizon has a new solution
Instead of purchasing and installing proprietary hardware in their data centres, customers can now get enterprise-level network capability.
IDC: Traditional carriage connectivity to stale in AU as SDN takes over
The enterprise connectivity market in Australia is on the verge of becoming significantly more software-defined according to IDC.
Silver Peak announces new advancements to EdgeConnect SD-WAN
"We’re embarking upon a long overdue revolution of the legacy WAN as enterprise network managers reach a boiling point."
The seven scariest things about legacy WANs
Silver Peak's Graham Schultz argues outlines areas of concern in the current state of the WAN and argues the case for SD-WAN.
Extreme Networks to acquire wireless LAN business from Zebra Technologies
"The acquisition significantly expands Extreme’s wireless LAN security offering with the addition of Zebra’s WIPS solution."