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Take Control With SD-WAN

Take Control With SD-WAN

By Paul Mason | Equinix |  When it comes to wide area networks (WANs), enterprises face the challenge of balancing high-availability, performance and costs. Take a retailer with hundreds of locations: Deploying a redundant pair of MPLS connections to each store will... read more
8 Networking Vendors Catching Fire In 2016

8 Networking Vendors Catching Fire In 2016

By Cynthia Harvey | Network Computing |  Vendors will be battling it out in the networking industry as SDN and NFV catch on. Here’s who to watch.   Technology is growing in leaps and bounds. We outlined the top trends across the IT spectrum, but now... read more
ITEXPO Panel to Play Host to Viptela’s SD-WAN Vision

ITEXPO Panel to Play Host to Viptela’s SD-WAN Vision

By Steve Anderson | Cloud Computing |  The growth of software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) is seen throughout the market, and companies are preparing for the next generation of connectivity accordingly. Viptela is a rapidly growing name in this field, and it... read more
Viptela to Present SD-WAN Vision in ITEXPO Panel

Viptela to Present SD-WAN Vision in ITEXPO Panel

Business Wire | Lloyd Noronha will Explain How Viptela Platform uses Software Overlay to Modernize Enterprise WANs   WHO: Lloyd Noronha heads up marketing for Viptela, a provider of Software-Defined WAN technology. He plays a critical role in addressing the network... read more
How Full Stack is Driving Vendor Innovation

How Full Stack is Driving Vendor Innovation

ONUG | January 14, 2016 |  As products have become more specialized, they are appealing to an increasingly narrow and more sophisticated customer set. Firewalls are no longer meant for IT engineers, but firewall experts. SSL requires deep knowledge of SSL... read more
Why Carriers Are Adopting SD-WAN

Why Carriers Are Adopting SD-WAN

Light Reading |Ramesh Prabagaran |  Tectonic shifts in application and traffic patterns are leaving no portion of the network unchanged. What started as network virtualization in the data center has spilled into other portions of the network with the Wide Area Network... read more
Predicting SD-WAN Adoption

Predicting SD-WAN Adoption

by Andrew Lerner  |  Gartner |  SD-WAN is pretty hot right now, it has become that shiny new object, and vendors are cranking up the marketecture and vendorspeak. Now while it doesn’t cure all the evils in wide-area networking, and isn’t a fit for all branch... read more
SD-WAN: Pushing Abstraction Past the Edge

SD-WAN: Pushing Abstraction Past the Edge

Arthur Cole | Enterprise Networking Planet |  Software defined networking (SDN) is usually characterized by its ability to simplify and amplify datacenter infrastructure. But the boundaries between the datacenter and the world around it are becoming increasingly thin,... read more