Level 3 May Have Broken the Internet, but it was Business-as-Usual for SD-WAN Users

By Michael Wood
Vice President of Marketing, VeloCloud
November 15, 2017

Losing Internet connectivity can easily debilitate a business, but imagine if that downed connectivity spans entire geographic areas. Retail organizations lose the ability to transact. Corporations are unable to send emails or make VoIP calls. Cloud-dependent applications can not be accessed. For the period of time that the Internet is down, everything comes to a screeching halt and the financial impact to the business increases.  On November 6, Level 3, an enterprise ISP backbone used by Internet providers such as AT&T, Comcast, RCN, and Verizon, was offline for 90 minutes. This caused panic and impacted individual and business’ livelihood, all…

VMware Announces Intent to Acquire VeloCloud Networks

By Sanjay Uppal
CEO and Co-Founder, VeloCloud
November 5, 2017

Five years ago, we set out to build a networking company from the ground up with the vision to reinvent WAN by making the Internet work better and leveraging cloud and virtualization. On November 2, it was announced that VeloCloud has agreed to be acquired by VMware. Thank you all for the positive wishes; we sincerely appreciate your greetings. However, for those who said “you made it,” I just wanted to reiterate what I told my team – this is just a pit stop, it is not the finish line. At this well-appointed pit stop we are getting a bigger engine,…

Partner Spotlight: CDK Global

By Rosa Lear
Director of Marketing, Content
October 30, 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 CDK Global.   CDK Global is a leading global provider of integrated IT solutions to the automotive retail industry. In fact, they’re the only IT provider that understands the unique needs of auto dealers and dealerships. With 20 years of experience in networking, they use that knowledge to build the best networking solution for each dealer. Dealers rely on the internet more and more to complete transactions and conduct business. However,…

Partner Spotlight: Coevolve

By Rosa Lear
Director of Marketing, Content
October 25, 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. Today our spotlight is trained on Coevolve. Who is Coevolve? Coevolve helps enterprises adopt next-generation technologies like SD-WAN. We set this business up because we could see a real change happening in the enterprise networking industry, and recognized there was an opportunity to be an advocate for the client that wanted to realize some of the benefits that this technology could deliver. We were one of VeloCloud’s first global partners, and have been deploying this technology for our clients for…

The Largest SD-WAN Partner Event in Asia Pacific – The Recap

By Joseph Chung
Vice President, Asia Pacific
October 24, 2017

As cloud adoption in the Asia Pacific geography continues to evolve, SD-WAN is emerging as a true business enabler. In a region that embraces change and technology, those seeking to get in on the ground floor of the SD-WAN market need education and support from industry leaders. With 2018 poised for tremendous growth in the area, transfer of information to those on the front-lines is a strong VeloCloud initiative. VeloCloud is committed to enabling its partner community. Expanding on the success of its flagship U.S. partner event, VeloCloud Achieve, the second annual VeloCloud APAC Partner Conference, the largest Asia Pacific SD-WAN partner…

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