Large vendors are adding SD-WAN to their appliance consolidation strategy making it yet another feature in their multi-application box. Be aware of the vendor lock this introduces and don’t let this distract your SD-WAN vendor selection. This post talks about the technical and business risks associated with this strategy.
What should be the level of security integration into SD-WAN products and services? That will be my question for the panel I moderate on the SD-WAN track at the MPLS+SDN+NFV World Congress. Here are some vendor views on this topic.
Having an SD-WAN solution integrated into VMware’s solution portfolio that takes VMware’s network virtualization from within the cloud to connecting enterprises with public and private clouds is important for VMware’s digital transformation and cloud strategy.
VeloCloud seems like a perfect solution for filling this gap. A field proven solution with 100% focus on SD-WAN.