One, Two, Five — no, Three! — SD-WAN Demos for #NFD11
One, Two, Five — no, Three! — SD-WAN Demos for #NFD11
/ Jan 28, 2016 0 COMMENTS

On January 21st, the entourage of delegates for Networking Field Day 11 descended on Silver Peak headquarters in Santa Clara, CA. Eleven delegates, representing a cross section of the networking tech community, were in attendance to learn about Silver Peak’s SD-WAN offerings. Showing Off Silver Peak’s SD-WAN Capabilities David Hughes, Founder and CEO, led off…

A 12-Step Program to Break Your Routing Addiction
A 12-Step Program to Break Your Routing Addiction
/ Jan 7, 2016 0 COMMENTS

Are you addicted to routing protocols? Do you use BGP more than you should? Enterprise Wide Area Networks (WANs) are in the beginning phases of a significant design shift. For years, WAN architectures have relied upon traditional routing protocols like BGP and OSPF to provide resiliency and failover. In modern networks, however, traditional routing protocols…

Don’t Get Attached To SD-WAN
Don’t Get Attached To SD-WAN
/ May 21, 2015 0 COMMENTS

For some time now, SD-WANs (Software Defined Wide Area Networks) have been the subject of much hype and discussion in the networking community.  Outsiders most likely get a chuckle at yet another acronym created by data networking enthusiasts: “SD-WAN”. Don’t get attached to SD-WAN — the acronym, that is — since it may go the…