Analyst Webinars

Understanding the Business Value of a Modern WAN Architecture (SD-WAN)
Live Analyst Webinar (May 29, 2019 at 10am JST and May 29, 2019 at 10am CET)
With Bob Laliberte, Senior Analyst at ESG, Inc. 

Organizations will learn how SD-WAN provides a combination of pure economic benefits as well as agility and flexibility to help organizations be successful.

SD-WAN Becomes the Network: Business Enabler for Apps, Cloud, Network Edge
Analyst Webinar (60 min) 
With Lee Doyle, Principal Analyst at Doyle Research

Listen to industry analyst Lee Doyle discuss the emerging role of SD-WAN as the key element for branch and remote user connectivity. 

SD-WAN: The Lynchpin in a Transforming Virtual Cloud Network
“Architecture Matters” Analyst Webinar (60 min)
With Zeus Kerravala, Principal Analyst & Founder, ZK Research

In this webinar, Zeus Kerravala of ZK Research, discusses how SD-WAN is transforming networking and enabling the adoption of Virtual Cloud Network to occur.

Why SD-WAN is the Right Prescription for Healthcare Providers
Analyst Webinar (60 min)
With Bob Laliberte, Sr. Analyst & Practice Director, Enterprise Strategy Group

Healthcare providers need to improve patient care/experience — Learn how SD-WAN can help.

Top Drivers for SD-WAN Adoption
Analyst Webinar (60 min)
With Scott Raynovich, Principal Analyst, Futuriom

Tune in as Futuriom Principal Analyst Scott Raynovich recaps the findings of its recent SD-WAN Growth Outlook, detailing what’s driving fast adoption for SD-WAN technologies.

7 Questions to Ask when Evaluating SD-WAN Solutions
“Architecture Matters” Webinar (60 min)
With Jim Metzler, Principal Analyst, Ashton, Metzler & Associates

Join us as Jim Metzler cuts through the confusion in the market by identifying 7 key questions that network organizations should ask themselves as part of evaluating SD-WAN solutions.

Solving the Secure SD-WAN Paradox
Analyst Webinar (60 Minutes)
With Dr. Jim Metzler, Principal Analyst, Ashton, Metzler & Associates, and Dhawal Sharma, Sr. Director of Product Management, Zscaler

Adopting an SD-WAN solution is the best option that network organizations have to respond to a range of requirements such as lowering cost, increasing availability and providing high quality user experiences.

The Routerless Branch: SD-WAN Takes Routing out of the Router
Analyst Webinar (60 min)
With Zeus Kerravala, Principal Analyst & Founder, ZK Research

The digital transformation is here, affecting business everywhere and requiring a retooling of legacy solutions. Networking needs to keep up but it relies on an architecture that has been in place for over three decades and that was not built to support the dramatic change.

What the New Network Paradigm Will Be: Outcome-Driven Networking and SD-WAN
Analyst Webinar (60 min)
With Bob Laliberte, ESG

Bogged down with manually intensive IT management and configurations? There is a different way and we'll show you how with an outcome-driven approach.

SD-WAN: Enabling Retail Omnichannel for the Store of the Future
Analyst Webinar (60 min)
With Zeus Kerravala, Principal Analyst and Founder ZK Research

Retail executives are scrambling to become the store of the future. With omni-channel interactions the wide area network needs to be upgraded to SD-WAN.

State of WAN Architecture
“Architecture Matters” Analyst Webinar (60 min)
With Dr. Jim Metzler, Principal Analyst, Ashton, Metzler & Associates

Dr. Jim Metzler from Ashton, Metzler & Associates presents his findings from network organizations and discusses the issues they face. Dr. Metzler will also discuss the differences of a Managed Service and a Do-it-Yourself approach for implementing SD-WAN.

Scaling Enterprise SD-WAN Deployments
“Go Big with SD-WAN” Analyst Webinar (60 min)
With CIO.com and Lee Doyle

Networking analyst Lee Doyle discusses the benefits of SD-WAN and how large, distributed organizations are implementing SD-WAN to improve their IT operations.

SD-WAN Economics 101
Analyst Webinar (60 min)
with Dan Conde, Analyst, ESG

Dan Conde, a senior analyst at ESG, explains the key elements of SD-WAN.

SD-WAN: Architecture Matters
“Architecture Matters” Analyst Webinar (60 min)
With Dr. Jim Metzler

With so many SD-WAN architectures to consider, how do you determine which is right for your organization?

Creating an RFI for Software-Defined WAN
Analyst Webinar (60 min)
with Jim Metzler and Network Computing

You’ve studied, researched and learned a lot about SD-WAN. Now it is time to put the vendors to the test and find out how their SD-WAN solution will really solve your problems.

The Emergence of Software-Defined WAN
Analyst Webinar (60 min)
With Lee Doyle, Principal Analyst at Doyle Research

Lee Doyle explores the architecture of this new approach and explains the migration process for IT and business managers to implement a WAN which is less complex, more flexible, and easier to manage.

Why the Cloud is the Network
Analyst Webinar (45 min)
with Lee Doyle, Principal Analyst at Doyle Research

Lee Doyle shares how enterprises are leveraging the Cloud to produce flexible networks which adapt, improve, and secure access and performance to traditional and cloud services.

Rethinking the Branch WAN
Analyst Webinar (50 min)
With Dr. Jim Metzler

Changing business and technology environments are driving the need for a new WAN technology paradigm.

Software-Defined WAN Is a Business Necessity
Analyst Webinar (35 min)
With Zeus Kerravala

To reach the level of agility required to compete in today's digital world, now is the time for the WAN to evolve into a Software-Defined WAN (SD-WAN).


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