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VeloCloud Earns Best of VMworld 2016 Award in the Networking and Virtualization Awards Category

VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN Recognized for Delivering Differentiated Performance, Reliability, Scalability and Quality of Experience for Real Time Applications


VeloCloud™ Networks Inc., the Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN™ company, today announced that its Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN solution was selected as a winner of a “Best of VMworld 2016” Award at the VMworld 2016 US conference held earlier this week in Las Vegas and sponsored by VMware, Inc.

VeloCloud was recognized as the winner in the “Networking and Virtualization” awards category.

As the official media partner for the VMworld Awards for the tenth year in a row, TechTarget’s™ staff appointed a team of experts and editors that selected winning products from more than 150 entries. The independent team of judges reviewed and evaluated the products according to innovation, value, performance, reliability, and ease of use.

“We are honored to be named a ‘Best of VMworld 2016’ award winner for our Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN solution, and to be selected as the top product in the ‘Networking and Virtualization’ awards category,” said Sanjay Uppal, Co-founder and CEO of VeloCloud. “VMworld 2016 proved to be a very successful event for VeloCloud. It was the perfect venue to demonstrate our SD-WAN VNF (Virtual Network Function) technology and our work with VMware to enable joint customers to seamlessly deliver virtual services for both Service Providers and Enterprise customers. This award recognizes the benefits of VeloCloud SD-WAN and its unique ability to deliver differentiated performance, reliability, and quality of experience for business critical enterprise applications, including Voice, Video, VDI and IOT.”

Winners were announced on along with extensive conference coverage.

VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN enables enterprises to securely support application growth, network agility and simplified branch and end point implementations while delivering optimized access to cloud services, private datacenters and enterprise applications. Global service providers are able to increase revenue, deliver advanced services and increase flexibility by delivering elastic transport, performance for cloud applications, and integrated advanced services all via a zero-touch deployment and operations model. Both enterprises and service providers benefit from the multi-tenant cloud gateway architecture and the ability to support real-time applications over private, broadband, and wireless links.

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About VeloCloud

VeloCloud, now part of VMware has been named a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAN Edge Infrastructure and placed furthest on Completeness of Vision. VeloCloud, now part of VMware simplifies branch WAN networking by automating deployment and improving performance over private, broadband Internet and LTE links for today’s increasingly distributed enterprises. VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud includes: a choice of public, private or hybrid cloud network for enterprise-grade connection to cloud and enterprise applications; branch office enterprise appliances and optional data center appliances; software-defined control and automation; and virtual services delivery. For more information, visit and follow the company on Twitter @VeloCloud.

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Award Winning

VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud™ is a recipient of many prestigious industry accolades.