WAN technologies and services

Wide area network connections allow companies to access and share corporate resources among distributed sites. Discover more about available WAN technologies and services and how organizations can use them to aptly meet business requirements. Learn about factors such as the number of company sites, location, security and bandwidth needs when assessing WAN requirements.

WAN technologies and services News

  • October 22, 2020 22 Oct'20

    Bye-bye ISR, hello Catalyst 8000 for Cisco SD-WAN

    The new Catalyst 8300 Series of routers replace ISRs that customers said were ill-equipped to run the Cisco SD-WAN. Cisco also introduced Catalyst 8500 aggregation routers.

  • October 20, 2020 20 Oct'20

    Juniper's 128 acquisition needed to improve SD-WAN

    Juniper Networks plans to 'enhance' its Contrail SD-WAN through the acquisition of 128 Technology. 128 has a more advanced SD-WAN that competes with Cisco and VMware products.

  • October 08, 2020 08 Oct'20

    Cisco ordered to pay $1.9B in Centripetal security patent suit

    U.S. District Judge Henry Coke Morgan Jr. ruled that Cisco's infringement of Centripetal Network's patents was 'willful and egregious.' Cisco said it would appeal the ruling.

  • July 30, 2020 30 Jul'20

    Juniper Mist stretches to WAN management

    Jackson Electric Cooperative expects Juniper Mist's new WAN management features to reduce the number of customer trouble tickets and simplify access to network performance data.

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