Bringing Rest-of-the-World’s Fast Internet Speeds to the U.S.

By Sreekanth Kannan
Director of Product Marketing, VeloCloud
May 7, 2015

You may know that Internet speeds in the U.S. are slower than the rest of the world but you may not realize how bad it really is. In fact, “the U.S. ranks a shocking 31st in the world in terms of average download speeds.”  Imagine that people in Lithuania, Iceland or Thailand can upload pictures or files to Dropbox faster, or Skype with better voice quality than in the people in the U.S even though both Dropbox and Skype are U.S based companies. In a recent Gizmodo article, Adam Clark Estes, clearly explains the reasons for – U. S. has “shitty”…

Interop 2015 Recap – SD-WAN, SD-Everything

By Sanjay Uppal
CEO and Co-Founder, VeloCloud
May 6, 2015

The Interop 2015 show this time was simply a precursor to a much grander event – billed as the fight of the decade between Mayweather and Pacquiao. Las Vegas was agog with preparations for the event while networking geeks lined up in the Mandalay Bay convention center to push packets around. Software Defined everything was the buzz at the Interop. The large booths by Cisco, HP, Akamai, VMware, Citrix etc. with their professional story tellers spoke about the wonders of SDN and NFV deployed for the data center and increasingly for the WAN as well. Analytics and Visibility were also…

What WAN Can Learn from TSA

By Kangwarn Chinthammit
Director of Solutions, VeloCloud
April 20, 2015

I was at the airport last weekend and, unsurprisingly, there was a long line at security screening. As most air travelers would agree, we all want to get through security screening as fast and as painless as possible. Just to give you a picture of security screening at airport, there were quite a few different security screening lanes, TSA Pre, Premium, airline crew, and regular passengers. As I waited in line, I saw a TSA officer efficiently redirected us poor souls waiting in line to different lanes. She monitored each lane and told the next person which lane to go based on its…

VeloCloud Internet Quality Report

By Kangwarn Chinthammit
Director of Solutions, VeloCloud
February 25, 2015

Internet as WAN? Viable Alternative to MPLS? Absolutely, with SD-WAN. Download: VeloCloud Internet Quality Report. As more and more enterprises move to, or adopt cloud based services to take advantage of their massive scale, flexibility and agility, they increase their reliance on using the Internet to carry business applications. In other words, the Internet is becoming an extended part of the enterprise WAN. But that raises another question…how good or bad are Internet links if enterprises were to use it to access their applications in the cloud? Helping IT decision makers with the answer to that question is the purpose…

SD-WAN FAQ from Network Field Day 9

By Steve Woo
Co-Founder and Vice President of Products, VeloCloud
February 23, 2015

VeloCloud recently participated in the Network Field Day 9 to discuss our Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN solution with a group of networking experts. We wish to thank all the delegates for their participation and informative discussions. Many questions were raised and discussed, including those from the blogs of Ethan Banks – “Questions I’m Asking Myself About SD-WAN Solutions”, Lindsay Hill – “NFD9 Prep: SD-WAN”, Peter Welcher – “Network Field Day 9: Wednesday 2/11/2015” and during the NFD9 event. For a description of this event and the full list of delegates, please see In addition to the recordings of the live presentation,…

Acclaim for VeloCloud

Hear what leading enterprises are saying about VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WANTM.