Posts tagged ‘SD-WAN’


One Plus One Equals Three: SD-WAN Drives Interoperability

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By Parag Thakore
Director of Product Management and Marketing, VeloCloud
November 5, 2015

“In design, one plus one equals three sometimes” – Josef Albers The Open Networking User Group (ONUG) is having its Fall 2015 conference this week at New York University’s Kimmel Center. It was six months ago that VeloCloud successfully exceeded all ten ONUG Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) tests at ONUG Spring 2015. Over the last six months, the SD-WAN market has continued to mature. Enterprises and Service Providers – driven by the need for simplified deployments, assured application performance and security over internet or hybrid transport, for both cloud and enterprise applications – are beginning to experience real benefits by…




Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN solves off-net challenges

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By Kangwarn Chinthammit
Director of Solutions, VeloCloud
November 3, 2015

Last week we wrapped up BroadSoft Connections 2015 in Phoenix. We had quite a few interesting conversations with Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) providers. This was our second year exhibiting here and the same business challenge of delivering UCaaS over Bring Your Own Broadband (BYOB) or Circuit (BYOC) is becoming even more common this year. The questions and concerns we heard from UCaaS providers were: We have to turn away customers because we cannot support off-net deployment We cannot support BYOB/BYOC while ensuring quality of service We are getting a lot of demand to deliver our service over the…




Why SD-WAN is Like the Autobahn, Only Better

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By Sreekanth Kannan
Director of Product Marketing, VeloCloud
October 22, 2015

The German Autobahn is one of the most famous highway systems in the world with 7,500 miles of speedway in Germany. It’s the world’s third largest superhighway and is known for having no general speed limit. What makes it possible for drivers to travel the Autobahn at unlimited speeds is the attention that was paid to its design, from well-placed guard rails that divide the highway for safety to limiting the grade of the roads to 4 percent to using freeze-resistant concrete for winter use. Plus constant maintenance keeps the Autobahn in excellent shape, allowing drivers to travel at high speeds…




The Internet…Still Predictably Unpredictable! – VeloCloud Internet Quality Report Q2/2015

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By Kangwarn Chinthammit
Director of Solutions, VeloCloud
September 2, 2015

Today we posted a Q2-2015 update to our VeloCloud Internet Quality Report. This update represents findings from data collected during the first half of 2015, from VeloCloud deployments in the US and UK. This is the third edition of the VeloCloud Internet Quality Report. The data set now comprises 24M records covering 130 cities and over 90 ISPs. This represents a 400% growth of records over the past 6 months. This edition of the report reaffirms the findings that we presented 6 months ago in our first Internet Quality Report, and subsequently the Q1-2015 update. Our data set is rising…




SD-WAN – An Elastic Overlay that Stretches WAN Boundaries

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By Parag Thakore
Director of Product Management and Marketing, VeloCloud
September 1, 2015

SD-WAN is a rapidly emerging technology and as vendors continue to innovate the definition will continue to evolve. During a recent thought leadership webinar VeloCloud conducted 2 polls – one for Enterprises and others for Service Providers (SPs) – about the top SD-WAN deployment considerations. Nearly 48% enterprise attendees responded indicating a desire to use Internet either as a part of Internet only or Hybrid sites. At the same time, 46% SPs responded suggesting they would like to offer revenue generating SD-WAN offerings to their customers. From these responses it was great to see a significant correlation between what enterprise…





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