Mon 11 February, 2019

BrandPost: Top Ten Reasons to Think Outside the Router #4: Broadband is Used Only for Failover

2019-02-12T08:55:20+00:00Mon 11 February, 2019|Tags: , |

Continuing our homage to the iconic David Letterman Top Ten List from his former Late Show, Silver Peak is counting down the Top Ten Reasons to Think Outside the Router. Click for the #5, #6, #7, #8, #9 and #10 reasons to replace conventional branch routers with a business-driven SD-WAN platform. Th..

Fri 8 February, 2019

SD-WAN creates new security challenges

2019-02-08T14:53:58+00:00Fri 8 February, 2019|Tags: , , |

SD-WAN products have been available for the better part of five years. Early adopters of the technology focused primarily on transport-related issues such as replacing or augmenting MPLS with broadband. As any technology matures and moves out of the early adopter phase, the buying criteria changes —..

Mon 4 February, 2019

BrandPost: Top 2019 SD-WAN Predictions

2019-02-04T21:06:41+00:00Mon 4 February, 2019|Tags: , |

For the past three years, SD-WAN has been one of the most talked about technology trends. All the discussion around SD-WAN has helped shine the spotlight on the business value enterprises can realize by changing the way they build their wide area networks. As the market continues to gain momentum co..

Wed 9 January, 2019

Survey: Enterprises want end-to-end management of SD-WAN

2019-01-09T18:43:52+00:00Wed 9 January, 2019|Tags: , , |

(Editor’s note: Recent research by Enterprise Management Associates takes a look at how enterprises view currently available SD-WAN products. This article by Shamus McGillicuddy, EMA’s research director for network management, details highlights of “Wide-Area Network Transformation: How Enterprises ..

Fri 14 December, 2018

What to expect from SD-WANs in 2019

2018-12-15T01:28:23+00:00Fri 14 December, 2018|Tags: , , |

In network circles, there may be no hotter topic right now than software-defined WAN (SD-WAN). Given WAN technology stood still for the better part of three decades, this makes sense, as most companies have a WAN that’s long overdue for a refresh and architectural update — and SD-WANs make this a re..

Wed 12 December, 2018

BrandPost: Top Ten Reasons to Think Outside the Router #5: Manual CLI-based Configuration and Management

2018-12-13T10:10:02+00:00Wed 12 December, 2018|Tags: , |

We’re now more than half-way through our homage to the iconic David Letterman Top Ten List segment from his former Late Show, as Silver Peak counts down the Top Ten Reasons to Think Outside the Router. Click for the #6, #7, #8, #9 and #10 reasons to retire traditional branch routers. The #5 reason i..