SD-WAN Week in Review: Silver Peak, CloudGenix, QoS & More

April 14, 2018

By Maurice Nagle, Web Editor

SD-WAN is a game changing technology, serving as a key 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. 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!

SD-WAN adoption continues to grow and solutions in this category continue to become more full-featured. According to IHS (News - Alert) Markit, revenue from SD-WAN appliance and control and management software totaled $147 million in the fourth quarter. “Reviewing recent wins, we can see a market that is maturing with a transition from early market adopters to mainstream buyers,” said Cliff Grossner, Senior Research Director and Advisor for the Cloud and Data Center Research Practice at IHS Markit. Complete coverage is HERE.

Silver Peak and KDDI (News - Alert) announced a new partnership allowing KDDI the ability to offer Managed SD-WAN services supported by the Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN. European organizations can take advantage tiered offerings to address network needs. Everything you need to know is HERE.

Cloudgenix (News - Alert) announced a new partnership with Shawmut Design and Construction, as the billion-dollar construction management firm plans to deploy the Cloudgenix AppFabric SD-WAN solution. All the details are HERE.

Edgewater Networks (News - Alert) and netsapiens announced a partnership this week, which enables the duo to deliver a complete unified communications and site orchestration solution to customers. “Our partnership with Edgewater Networks will enable netsapiens service providers to have the best service assurance and security capabilities that will differentiate and enhance their Unified Communications (News - Alert) offerings,” said Dave George, Sr. VP and General Manager of netsapiens. Insight and analysis is HERE.

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

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