Posts tagged ‘SD-WAN’


Partner Spotlight: QOS Consulting

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By Ratnesh Sharma
AVP, Global Channels
August 29, 2017

VeloCloud’s Partner Spotlight highlights one of our partners who have embraced SD-WAN and do a fantastic job of delivering it to the market. This week, our spotlight is trained on QOS Consulting. Who is QOS Consulting? For more than a decade, QOS Consulting has been helping organizations enable change and enhance businesses’ performances. It focuses on educating clients about innovative and emerging technologies, and specifically how those technologies can enable companies to be more productive and agile. The QOS Consulting team works with businesses in all industries to advise, guide, and manage implementations and migrations of complex services. Whether the…




Saying Good-bye to the Summer and Falling Into Event and Conference Season

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By Ravi Sharma
Director of Marketing
August 23, 2017

With summer quickly coming to an end, VeloCloud is ready to fall into the next season with a full schedule of events and conferences, with an emphasis on SD-WAN. If you’ll be at any of these events in August and September, we encourage you to stop by our booth and get a demo of the latest in VeloCloud’s SD-WAN portfolio. In addition, we are featured speakers at the WAN Summit in Singapore, the SCTC Conference in Seattle, Telstra Vantage in Melbourne, and SD-WAN Summit in Paris. If you’re interested in scheduling a meeting with a member of our team ahead…




A Case for Replacing MPLS with SD-WAN: Customer Story

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By Rosa Lear
Director of Marketing, Content
August 16, 2017

The flexibility inherent in a cloud-delivered SD-WAN offers customers multiple deployment models such as Over The Top (OTT), a hybrid of broadband and MPLS or other existing transport, or fully broadband. While there is no one right answer for all, most will choose a hybrid architecture because of the investment in an existing MPLS infrastructure or for an additional layer of redundancy. Increasingly, customers are choosing to eliminate their dependency on the established backbone and migrate to a full broadband dependent SD-WAN platform. One such case is Stolt-Nielsen, a leading global provider of integrated transportation, storage, and distribution solutions for…




Guest Blog – Windstream: Differences in the Details, with SD-WAN and SDN

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By Yulia Duryea
Director of Product Management, SD-WAN, Windstream
August 10, 2017

Original post: https://www.windstreambusiness.com/blog/2017/06/sd-wan-vs-sdn-the-differences-are-in-the-details With IDC now reporting that the software defined WAN (SD-WAN) market is set to hit $8B by 2021, it’s become to networking what the Cloud has become to infrastructure and applications. Most people now understand what SD-WAN means, but it’s still confused with its technology parent, Software Defined Networking (SDN). In this post, our guest blogger, Yulia Duryea with Windstream, explains the difference.   “SD” isn’t the only thing SD-WAN and SDN have in common Beginning with the separation of the Control Plane and the Data Plane, both SD-WAN and SDN share a common heritage. Designed to…




Supporting the New Customer Service Standard with More Than Just a Toll Free Number

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By Michael Wood
Vice President of Marketing, VeloCloud
August 8, 2017

It’s no secret that companies that deliver truly exceptional customer service gain a competitive edge with all other things being equal. Why? Because nearly everyone has some innate need to feel special, supported and important and those companies that can provide that feeling throughout the customer journey will set themselves apart. In a SaaS or subscription environment where switching between competitors has become relatively easy, it’s even more critically important to retain your customers’ loyalty. There are two key factors for companies seeking to deliver an exceptional customer service experience: Empathetic and skilled support personnel who are driven to solve…





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