SD-WAN FEATURED ARTICLE

Windstream Enterprise, CATO Sing SASE Duet

March 15, 2022

By Maurice Nagle, Senior Editor

Secure networking doesn’t seem like to much to ask, right? Providing reliable connectivity to the remote workforce isn’t a suggestion, but a necessity. And as digital transformation takes hold around the globe, SASE delivering on the demands of the modern enterprise with performance and peace of mind.




Windstream (News - Alert) Enterprise (WE) announced the arrival of a robust managed SASE solution courtesy of CATO networks, claiming to be the first and only North American MSP offering such a complete SASE service.

“Security remains the highest priority for enterprises as they move toward cloud-based infrastructures and hybrid work environments, making the availability of Windstream Enterprise’s (News - Alert) SASE solution perfectly timed,” said Tony Thomas, president and CEO of Windstream. “As a result of this launch, our clients now have an all-encompassing SASE solution with industry-leading technology from Cato Networks and unrivaled service and support from Windstream Enterprise.”

The WE Connect portal delivers configuration, automation and analysis of the SASE framework, including SD-WAN, Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), Secure Web Gateways and Firewall as a service.

“Cato provides the world’s first fully converged SASE solution, and this market leadership has given us more SASE expertise than any other technology platform,” said Shlomo Kramer, CEO and co-founder of Cato Networks. “The combination of Windstream Enterprise’s market-leading service portfolio and delivery capabilities with Cato’s proven and mature SASE platform will accelerate our joint customers’ digital transformation journey.”

How SASE is your network?

Interested in learning more about SASE? Join us on June 21 for SASE Summit, part of #TECHSUPERSHOW, where industry leaders will unpack zero trust, the new perimeter and more. See you there!




Edited by Luke Bellos