VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud

The Cloud-Delivered SD-WANTM Solution

VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud simplifies branch WAN networking by automating deployment and improving performance over private, broadband Internet and LTE links for today’s increasingly distributed enterprises, as well as service providers.

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Why VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud?

VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud enables enterprises to securely support application growth, network agility, and simplified branch implementations while delivering high-performance, reliable branch access to cloud services, private data centers and SaaS-based enterprise applications.

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Alignment with VMware’s Virtualization Vision

VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud is built on the principles and flexibility of SDN, and expands VMware’s virtualization vision and networking portfolio even further to address end-to-end automation, application continuity, branch transformation, and security from the data center to cloud to the edge.

Company Timeline

Dec

2017
VeloCloud Becomes “VeloCloud by VMware”

VMware closes acquisition of VeloCloud, which now becomes VeloCloud by VMware.

Nov

2017
VMware Announces Intent to Acquire VeloCloud Networks

VeloCloud will enable VMware to build on the success of its industry-leading network virtualization platform — VMware NSX® — and expand its networking portfolio to address end-to-end automation, application continuity, branch transformation and security from data center to cloud to edge.

Mar

2017
Series D Funding

VeloCloud earns MEF 2016 Excellence Award for its service, application, technology, professional excellence and innovation.

Nov

2016
MEF 2016 SDN Technology of the Year Award

VeloCloud earns MEF 2016 Excellence Award for its service, application, technology, professional excellence and innovation.

VeloCloud Unveils Industry First SD-WAN Voice Quality Monitoring (VQM)

VeloCloud demonstrates monitoring and troubleshooting quality of business critical voice calls at BroadSoft Connections 2016 and Networking Field Day 13.

Sept

2016
IoT Evolution Product of the Year Award

VeloCloud honored by IoT Evolution magazine and IoT Evolution World for its exceptional innovation and vision of WAN needs of the future.

Best of VMworld 2016 Award

VeloCloud earns Best of VMworld 2016 Award in the Networking and Virtualization Awards category.

VeloCloud Achieves Cisco Compatibility Certification with the Cisco Solution Partner Program

VeloCloud has successfully achieved Cisco compatibility certification with the Cisco Integrated Services Routers (ISR).

Aug

2016
Frost & Sullivan 2016 North American Best Practices Award for Product Leadership

Frost & Sullivan lauds VeloCloud SD-WAN solution that supports both on-premise private deployments and public cloud SaaS access.

Jun

2016
VeloCloud Achieves VMware Ready™ Status for Network Functions Virtualization

After a detailed validation process, VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN has achieved VMware’s highest level of endorsement.

Apr

2016
Gartner Cool Vendor in Enterprise Networking

VeloCloud is named a “Cool Vendor” in the “Cool Vendors in Enterprise Networking, 2016” report by Gartner, Inc.

Feb

2016
IOPN Best “Service or Solution” Award 2016

VeloCloud wins the Intelligent Open Networking (IOPN) Award 2016 in the Best Service or Solution Combining Intelligence with Open Networking awards category at Mobile World Congress.

Jan

2016
Series C Funding

VeloCloud Raises $27M to meet growing global demand for SD-WAN, led by March Capital Partners and two additional strategic investors, including Cisco Investments.

Cloud Computing Product of the Year Award

Award honors vendors with the most innovative, useful, and beneficial cloud products and services that have been brought to market.

Nov

2015
VeloCloud Demonstrates Multivendor Interoperability Proof of Concept at ONUG

VeloCloud showcases a Proof of Concept of VeloCloud SD-WAN with Cisco® Intelligent WAN (IWAN) as part of the first ever SD-WAN Working Group PoC Demonstration.

Unified Communications Excellence Award

TMC honors VeloCloud for innovation delivering Enterprise-grade reliability and performance for UC services across Internet and hybrid WAN networks.

Computer Technology Review Most Valuable Product Award

VeloCloud's SD-WAN solution was honored based on rigorous judging criteria including product innovation, functionality and affordability.

Oct

2015
Business Intelligence Group Startup of the Year

VeloCloud wins the Startup of the Year Award from the Business Intelligence Group in the 2015 BIG Awards for Business program.

VeloCloud SD-WAN Is BroadSoft Certified

Certification enables end users to architect, design and implements solutions on interoperable platforms.

Sept

2015
Console NSP Partner Program

VeloCloud adds direct access to Console’s software and interconnection platform, providing VeloCloud partners and customers with high-performance interconnections to SD-WAN services.

Industry Luminaries Join VeloCloud Advisory Board

VeloCloud adds renowned industry luminaries to its Advisory Board, further enhancing its experience and depth to meet the growing demand for its SD-WAN solutions.

Aug

2015
CIOReview 20 Most Promising Unified Communications Solution Providers

CIOReview recognizes VeloCloud among 20 companies that are at the forefront of tackling challenges faced in the Unified Communications (UC) landscape.

Network Product Guide Best Startup of the Year

Network Products Guide names VeloCloud a Gold winner for Best Startup (11-99 Employees Category) in its 2015 Hot Companies Awards Program.

Jul

2015
CRN 2015 Emerging Vendor

The annual list features up-and-coming technology vendors that have introduced innovative products creating opportunities for channel partners to offer high-margin, cutting-edge solutions for their customers.

Jun

2015
Cisco Live IWAN Demo

VeloCloud demonstrates how its cloud-delivered SD-WAN solution enhances Cisco® enterprise branch networking solutions to assure the performance of video collaboration applications over the Internet.

Red Herring Top 100

VeloCloud is named a Red Herring Top 100 Award Winner in North America, selected from 1,200 privately financed companies.

May

2015
VeloCloud Exceeds ONUG SD-WAN Tests

VeloCloud’s Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN solution successfully exceeds all Open Networking User Group (ONUG) SD-WAN tests.

Apr

2015
Best Startup of Interop

VeloCloud is named the Best of Interop 2015 winner of the Best Startup category for innovation in WAN networking.

Dec

2014
CRN 10 Coolest Networking Startups CRN Tech Innovator Award

CRN names VeloCloud one of it 10 Coolest Networking Startups, after VeloCloud takes top honors in CRN’s Tech Innovator Awards 2014 in the Networking Enterprise category.

Jul

2014
Solution Launched

VeloCloud announces the availability of its comprehensive subscription-based WAN service for enterprises, which ends the unacceptable trade-offs between private lines and public broadband Internet

May

2014
TiE 50 Award Winner

VeloCloud is selected as a Winner for the prestigious 2014 TiE50 Awards Program.

Apr

2014
Series B Funding

Venrock leads Series B funding bringing the total amount raised to $21 million. VeloCloud outlines goal to greatly simplify and slash costs of Wide Area Networks.

Mar

2013
Series A Funding

Series A led by NEA to grow the team and build the product to help businesses overcome challenges of traditional WAN.

Nov

2012
Company Founded Seed Funding

VeloCloud founded by Sanjay Uppal, Ajit Mayya and Steve Woo with the vision to reinvent WAN by making the Internet work better and leveraging cloud and virtualization. Seed funding by The Fabric.

VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud™

Vision, Differentiator, Future 2018

VeloCloud founders Sanjay Uppal and Ajit Mayya share how VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud has become an SD-WAN market leader, what is its differentiator, and what the future of SD-WAN holds.

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