Winter is Coming
“Thousands of years ago, there came the long night that lasted a generation. Kings froze to death in their castles, same as the shepherds in their huts; and women wept and felt the tears freeze on their[...]
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Are you losing prospects because your website is slow?
Picture this: One of your company’s potential customers types in your web address and hits enter. From that moment on, a timer starts ticking in his (or her) head. And it’s a short timer at that –[...]
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The State of the Global Enterprise WAN 2015: 5 Trends for CIOs and Network Managers to Watch
Last week, we released our State of the Enterprise WAN Report 2015. This year’s report investigates key factors impacting the evolution of the enterprise WAN, including the ongoing migration of applications to the cloud, the limitations of[...]
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The State of the Enterprise WAN 2015
Aryaka finds that the public Internet is not ready to support mission-critical enterprise traffic The State of the Enterprise WAN in 2015 is mixed. While certain components of the enterprise WAN are improving, other factors are actually[...]
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The antidote to vendor-lock: Shared Success
Most people do not trust sales professionals. In my line of business, we deal directly with CIOs, Network and IT Directors, and Application Managers. In my conversations with them, they express how suspicious they are of vendors that[...]
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WANnovation at Aryaka – Software Defined Networking and Virtualized Network Functions
In the past couple of years, Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) have taken the networking industry by storm, and every vendor and service provider wants to stake their claim in these emerging spaces.[...]
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How Telcos are Making Internet Congestion Worse
People like to compare the Internet to highway systems, and in many respects the comparison works. For instance, commuter highway traffic congestion is here to stay, and that’s probably true for Internet traffic, as well, but that’s[...]
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For my friends at Aryaka, this is for you
A seasoned blogger I’m not. This isn’t to say that I’m afraid to share my thoughts publicly. As you get older, you start to focus on the things that matter to you most. As a long-time “technologist,”[...]
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With new funding, we’re disrupting enterprise networking for good
We have exciting news to share today: Aryaka has raised $16 million in new funding from top-tier Venture Capital firms Nexus Venture Partners (lead), Trinity Ventures, InterWest Partners, Mohr Davidow Ventures, and Presidio Ventures. Our new funding[...]
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The Great Enterprise Cloud Migration – Are you being left behind?
Just how big is the migration away from on-premises applications and to cloud computing? It’s a large enough stampede that it’s happening on its own spontaneously, without much planning and often outside of the control, and even[...]
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Why Application Performance is the Cloud’s Achilles’ heel
Who should you trust for your Cloud Acceleration needs? The cloud wasn’t built for application performance. A basic assumption that cloud providers lean on is that the Internet (and almost every one of the network of networks)[...]
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What your CDN provider doesn’t want you to know…
Content Delivery Networks have been around for almost 20 years now. Depending on how you look at it, that fact could be a good thing or a bad thing. The good: it’s a tested and proven technology.[...]
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