Winners of the 2017 INTERNET TELEPHONY SD-WAN Excellence Award Announced

September 21, 2017

Trumbull, CT, September 21, 2017TMC, a global, integrated media company helping clients build communities in print, in person and online, today announced the recipients of the 2017 INTERNET TELEPHONY SD-WAN Excellence Award, presented by  INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.  

While a relatively young technology in the scope of networking, you know about the explosive growth SD-WAN is experiencing right now. Many analyst firms consider this the fastest-growing enterprise WAN market segment. SD-WAN hardware, software, virtual applications, security, enterprise network infrastructure, carrier infrastructure all play a role in this emerging eco-system and the elite products and services shaping the space will be recognized.

INTERNET TELEPHONY’s SD-WAN Excellence Awards have been bestowed upon companies that demonstrate the innovation, vision, and execution to deliver software-based networking tools to support different and unique communities of interest. 

“It is my pleasure to congratulate the winners of the 2017 INTERNET TELEPHONY SD-WAN Excellence Award,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC (News - Alert). “As leaders in the burgeoning market for software-based networks, these recipients are combining innovation with execution to lead this emerging industry forward. I look forward to seeing their future successes. ”

The 2017 SD-WAN Excellence Award winners will be featured in the Q4 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.  SD-WAN education, along with a chance to meet with many of these winners, will take center stage at SD-WAN Expo in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, February 14-16, 2018.

2017 INTERNET TELEPHONY SD-WAN Excellence Award Winners



Cato Networks

Cato Cloud


Fusion SD-WAN

Granite Telecommunications

Granite SDWAN

Masergy Communications, Inc.

Masergy SD-WAN Pro


MegaPath SD-WAN



Mushroom Networks

VOIP Armor

Riverbed Technology

Riverbed SteelConnect

Silver Peak

Unity EdgeConnect


VeloCloud Cloud Delivered SD-WAN

Versa Networks

Versa Cloud IP Platform


Windstream SD-WAN

For more than 20 years, TMC has been honoring technology companies with awards in various categories. These awards are regarded as some of the most prestigious and respected honors in the communications and technology sector worldwide.  Winners represent prominent players in the market who consistently demonstrate the advancement of technologies. Each recipient is a verifiable leader in the marketplace.


INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has been the IP Communications Authority since 1998™. Beginning with the first issue in February of 1998, INTERNET TELEPHONY has been providing unbiased views of the complicated converged communications space.  INTERNET TELEPHONY offers rich content from solutions-focused editorial content to reviews on products and services from TMC Labs.  INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine reaches more than 225,000 readers, including pass-along readers.  For more information, please visit

About TMC
TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients' goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, IoT Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. TMCnet is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world's leading business technology event, as well as industry events: SD-WAN Expo, MSP Expo, Business Intelligence Expo, Asterisk (News - Alert) World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; DevCon5 - HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; IoT Evolution Conference & Expo; WebRTC Conference & Expo; and more. Visit TMC Events for additional information.

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Edited by Erik Linask

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