What Networking can learn from Apple Inc.
What Networking can learn from Apple Inc.
As Apple gets ready to announce amazing quarterly results this week again, I had to think about January. When Apple announced record results of over $121B and profits of over $30B in January, industry pundits had a[...]
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Defy the Rules: Get 3 out of 3!
Defy the Rules: Get 3 out of 3!
The other day, while re-reading “Michelangelo and the Pope’s Ceiling” (written by Ross King and published by Penguin Books), it struck me that Michelangelo changed his approach from being a strictly Do-it-yourself proponent early in the project[...]
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Aryaka SmartSecure Private Access: A Look Behind the Scenes
Aryaka SmartSecure Private Access: A Look Behind the Scenes
We have to admit to suffering from chronic pandemic fatigue – both when it comes to the limitations it imposes into our everyday life as well as when it comes to the entire high-tech industry linking every[...]
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MPLS: “Don’t write me off yet”
MPLS: “Don’t write me off yet”
A few days ago, I re-watched the movie “Music and Lyrics”. There is an extremely cheesy song Hugh Grant sings at some point in the movie, titled “Don’t write me off yet”. I thought that if MPLS[...]
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WAN Transformation in The Times of COVID-19
WAN Transformation in The Times of COVID-19
Last week, it was my privilege to participate in a fantastic thought-leadership round table with some leading minds in Australia and New Zealand to discuss emerging patterns in network connectivity. I learned a lot and want to[...]
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Optimizing Real-Time Collaboration Performance
Optimizing Real-Time Collaboration Performance
While several of my colleagues in other geographies now are completely free to work in the office again, here in California -as well as other places- we are still working from home. Or, as some have started[...]
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The Cloud-First Network with a People-First Soul
The Cloud-First Network with a People-First Soul
Adam Smith is known for pioneering many of the principles of market economy in his famous work “The Wealth of Nations”, establishing that any individual that pursues his self-interest under conditions of justice “unintentionally promotes the good[...]
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Paving the road to SASE: Aryaka and Check Point
Paving the road to SASE: Aryaka and Check Point
When it comes to network security, everybody is boarding the SASE (Secure Access Service Edge) train. With very good reason, too: SASE’s architectural model is optimally suited to support the consolidated networking and security needs of all[...]
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Aryaka SD-WAN and Microsoft 365 Teams
Aryaka SD-WAN and Microsoft 365 Teams
There is one recent experience we knowledge workers across the globe have shared over the last 4 months: while we have always been well acquainted with collaboration tools such as Microsoft Teams, Webex, Zoom, 8×8, BlueJeans, Slack,[...]
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Aryaka Declared a Managed SD-WAN Industry Leader by Vertical Systems Group
Aryaka Declared a Managed SD-WAN Industry Leader by Vertical Systems Group
For the second year, Aryaka is ranked among the industry leaders based on Installed and billable U.S. Managed SD-WAN sites in 2019. It is amazing to be up there with industry giants such as AT&T, Verizon, CenturyLink[...]
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Major Take-Aways from the SD-WAN Services for the Post-COVID Future Webinar
Major Take-Aways from the SD-WAN Services for the Post-COVID Future Webinar
Recently, I truly enjoyed hosting Scott Raynovich from Futuriom in our webinar (SD-WAN Services for the Post-COVID Future). Scott presented the market trends that he established after interviewing over 120 network infrastructure decision makers. His survey shed[...]
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Improving Global Microsoft Azure Performance with Aryaka
Improving Global Microsoft Azure Performance with Aryaka
We all know that in the world of the cloud-first digital enterprise, key business processes rely on network performance – if the network doesn’t deliver on the expected SLAs, there is direct impact on business results and[...]
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