Should We Virtualize Functions or Virtualize Networks?
/ Nov 29, 2017 0 COMMENTS
Last week I gave a keynote presentation at MEF and answered two questions that I’m ...
SD-WAN Vision vs. Acquisition
SD-WAN Vision vs. Acquisition
/ Nov 13, 2017 0 COMMENTS
The migration of applications to the cloud is motivating enterprises to rethink how they architect their WANs, and this, in turn, has created the SD-WAN market category. The recent ...
Service Providers Drive New Managed SD-WAN Services
/ Jun 28, 2017 0 COMMENTS
When SD-WAN first began capturing the media spotlight in 2015, many carriers initially viewed SD-WAN as a potential threat to their business. Fast forward two years and it’s become ...
SD-WAN: What a Difference a Year Makes
/ May 30, 2017 0 COMMENTS
SD-WAN is taking off. A year ago we announced 100 paying, deployed EdgeConnect SD-WAN customers. Earlier this month, we announced our 400th customer deployment, representing a ...
How Close Are We To The Self-Driving WAN?
/ Apr 24, 2017 0 COMMENTS
In my last few blogs I’ve talked about the journey from the Software Defined WAN to the Self-Driving WAN. Applying artificial intelligence and machine learning to the WAN might seem ...
From Self-Driving Cars to Self-Driving WANs
/ Apr 4, 2017 0 COMMENTS
I realize that the idea of a ‘Self-driving’ WAN could seem like science fiction. But if you think of the visions propelling companies like Google, Tesla and Amazon, you can begin to ...
CEO Blog Series – Automating Business Intent with SD-WAN
Automating Business Intent with an SD-WAN
/ Feb 15, 2017 0 COMMENTS
I love to drink a latte (or three) in the morning. To get it, I rely on a “super-automatic” espresso machine. Just a single button press, and all the grinding, dosing, tamping, ...
It’s Time: Why Cloud Applications Demand Moving to an SD-WAN
/ Jan 10, 2017 0 COMMENTS
When I’m talking with customers, I hear about a lot of challenges their businesses experience with their legacy WANs. In particular, the network architects and administrators talk about ...