WAN optimization and performance
- July 10, 2019
Cisco plans to buy Acacia for $2.6 billion. Cisco's acquisition will make it a direct supplier of optical interconnects for the data centers of carriers and service providers.
- April 10, 2018
KDDI Europe makes its move in managed SD-WAN, supported by Silver Peak SD-WAN; Lumina Networks updates its Flow Manager product to support service providers transitioning to SDN.
- September 12, 2017
The latest options for the Silver Peak SD-WAN include five 9s reliability and cloud-based orchestration -- features enterprises are expected to welcome.
- March 14, 2017
There's a lot of talk about digital transformation in the tech industry, but to obtain it, enterprises need to undertake network transformation. That's where SDN can help.
- August 15, 2016
An Enterprise Management Associates study examining WAN SLA performance found that companies need to be more proactive in how they keep tabs on their service providers.
- August 04, 2015
The growth of cloud apps and the increased use of Internet over traditional WAN technologies has forced WAN optimization to evolve.
- August 04, 2015
Network managers today are less likely to be sweating over how traffic from traditional applications like SharePoint performs over the wide area network (WAN) compared to cloud apps that users access via the Internet.
This shift, along with ...
- February 10, 2015
Cisco plans to add an industry standard controller to the Nexus 9000 to give customers the option of using the switch for large-scale SDN deployments utilized by carriers and cloud service providers.
- January 13, 2015
In this week's SDN blogs, a book review, and one analyst says departments have to stop worrying about draining their budgets before year's end.
- May 08, 2014
CloudGenix and vIPtela emerge from stealth to fight WAN complexity with SDN technology.
- May 02, 2014
Enterprise networks have evolved, and so must WAN management. IT needs orchestration tools to accomplish WAN optimization.
- March 25, 2014
When Rieke Packaging Systems tried to roll out a new ERP system, its old MPLS connectivity couldn't deliver the goods. Enter: cloud-based WAN.
- February 13, 2014
Riverbed Technology introduces appliance specifically geared to optimize data replication traffic between data centers.
- July 10, 2013
Silver Peak offers cloud optimization by the hour between AWS environments and enterprise data centers.
- June 03, 2013
In the new WAN, we’ll see the rise of WAN virtualization, user-aware optimization and a move toward hosted WAN services.