SD-WAN Week in Review: Dell EMC, SoTel, Versa & More

March 24, 2018

By Maurice Nagle, Web Editor

SD-WAN is a game changing technology serving as a keep component of the digital era. Digital transformation is touching all points of technology, and as the cloud adoption and applications grow, SD-WAN is an exceptional way to deliver performance, reliability, flexibility and cut costs on an organizations WAN spend. So, with the weekend upon us, there’s no better time than the present to take a look back at the week that was in: It’s time for the Week in Review!

FeaturedCustomers released the Winter 2018 Customer Success Report, which named Versa Networks Top Performer in the SD-WAN category. The award is only given to those with strong market presence, and the support of customer success content. “Being named a Top Performer in FeaturedCustomers’ Customer Success Report for SD-WAN is not only a strong testament to our technical innovation and leadership in the rapidly evolving SD-WAN segment, but validation that our solution improves the customer experience,” said Kumar Mehta, founder and CDO of Versa Networks. Complete coverage is HERE.

InfoVista (News - Alert) announced a collaborative agreement with SoTel Systems to enable the delivery of SD-WAN and application performance solutions from the cloud to SoTel’s small and mid-size enterprise and service provider customers in Latin America, Canada and the United States. “SoTel is uniquely delivering to small and mid-size businesses InfoVista’s powerful application-aware SD-WAN capabilities, which, until now, were only accessible to large enterprises,” said Sylvain Quartier, SVP Digital Enterprise Products Strategy, InfoVista. All the details are HERE.

This week, Siemens chose to upgrade infrastructure with a six-year contract with Orange Business Services (News - Alert) to migrate its global infrastructure to a more agile, flexible and dynamic SD-WAN network. With the newly deployed SD-WAN in place, Siemens can connect its 1,500 locations across 94 countries, enabling cloud applications and IoT devices. The full story is HERE.

Also in the world of SD-WAN, Dell EMC (News - Alert) unveiled plans to introduce a new family of virtualized, universal CPE solutions. The new suite will offer more flexible and pocket-friendly solutions when compared with today’s fixed function hardware. TMC’s Paula Bernier (News - Alert) breaks down the new products HERE.

Remember to come back early and often for your fill of all things SD-WAN! See you next week!

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