Posts tagged ‘Gartner’


Gartner Report Review: Making Sense of the SD-WAN Disruption Phenomenon

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By Rosa Lear
Director of Marketing, Content
July 12, 2017

Gartner published a report titled “SD-WAN is Causing Disruption at the Enterprise WAN Edge,” discussing how various vendors are taking advantage of the changes in the market with their own technologies. In this blog, we will discuss VeloCloud’s key takeaways from the report and our perspective in servicing this fast growing market. Architecture – Corporate Infrastructure vs. Market Deployment Architecture is a key consideration in choosing the right SD-WAN vendor that fits a business’ specific current requirements, future growth and long term vision. There are significant differences between vendors with regards to the approach they have taken to architect, design…




SD-WAN in 2016 – The True Death of Distance ?

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By Sanjay Uppal
CEO and Co-Founder, VeloCloud
January 3, 2017

  In 1997 a senior editor at the Economist, Frances Cairncross wrote a book titled ,”The Death of Distance: How the Communications Revolution Will Change Our Lives (Boston, MA: Harvard Business School Press, 1997).”  alluding to the speed of technological change impacting consumers’ lives. In 2016 I believe we started seeing the death of distance for Enterprises, with the acceleration of SD-WAN adoption. What an eventful year 2016 turned out to be! No, I am not talking about the political upheavals around the world or about Brexit, or that a sequel to the Big Lebowski was announced, eventful as they were. What…




You Can’t Have Consistent Unified Communications (UC) Without A Reliable Network

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By Michael Wood
Vice President of Marketing, VeloCloud
July 22, 2015

The use of unified communications (UC) applications is surging at the enterprise level. According to Infonetics, for instance, the UC market — along with VoIP — will reach $88 billion by 2018. What’s driving the growth of UC in enterprises? As explained in our recent webinar, businesses are turning to UC solutions to increase end user productivity and enhance business processes, which, according to Gartner*, are the goals of unified communications. Video, voice, unified messaging, web conferencing, and real-time collaboration applications are among the common UC tools used in the enterprise. Although UC deployment is becoming increasingly ubiquitous, a number…




Taking Hybrid WAN Further

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By Steve Woo
Co-Founder and Vice President of Products, VeloCloud
October 27, 2014

Hybrid WAN is getting a lot of airplay lately. Its time has come. Gartner analyst Bjarne Munch recently published an insightful report called “Hybrid Will Be the New Normal for Next Generation Enterprise WAN”. This report includes VeloCloud as one of the solution vendors capable of delivering a hybrid WAN. Hybrid refers to using a mix of public Internet with private circuits for enterprise WAN transport as shown in the first panel of the graphic below.  In this blog I will talk about the additional two ways to take the hybrid WAN further as shown..   The reasons driving the adoption…




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