Thinking Different with Your Office 365 Deployment

Posted on August 31, 2017 By Mouli Radhakrishnan

Abstracting our applications into the cloud has made it easier for IT to distribute, manage, and update software for the global enterprise – but the simplicity of the technology does not come without caveats. With applications moving[...]
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Moving Beyond MPLS: A Global SD-WAN is the Future of the Digital-First Enterprise

Posted on August 24, 2017 By Shehzad Karkhanawala

“Organizations with digital-ready networks are realizing two to three times the revenue growth as compared to organizations whose digital initiatives are resting on legacy networks.” -Nikhil Batra, Senior Research Manager, AP Telecom Practice, IDC Asia/Pacific Every organization[...]
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How Aryaka Makes an Impact on the Remote and Mobile Workforce

Posted on August 23, 2017 By Mouli Radhakrishnan

Recently, 451 Research, took a look at Aryaka’s SmartACCESS, the first clientless SD-WAN for the remote and mobile workforce, and offered its take on the solution. Optimizing Application Performance over VPN Remote access has, historically, been a[...]
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Is There a Tear in Your Network Fabric?

Posted on August 17, 2017 By Shilpa Swamy

If the enterprise WAN is like a fabric, stitched together with hardware, software, and the human resources who maintain it, it’s possible that the advent of the cloud has created a large hole. Is there a tear[...]
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Top 3 Takeaways for Choosing an MPLS Alternative for Today’s Enterprise Applications

Posted on August 16, 2017 By Shauntinez Jakab

Today’s enterprise applications place huge demands on the wide area network (WAN), especially in terms of bandwidth and performance, and in addition to providing new challenges for cloud connectivity. This means there are new requirements for the[...]
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SD-WAN Providers Are Ignoring Remote Access

Posted on August 9, 2017 By Jason Wells

The WAN wasn’t built in a day – but you’d think that SD-WAN providers would have at least spent some time considering how to build one of the most important pieces of the WAN into their cloud[...]
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Is it really true that “no one gets fired for buying AT&T?”

Posted on August 1, 2017 By Gary Sevounts

Not for long: a look at the disruptive forces upending the networking status quo – and why you won’t hear about those forces from the incumbent telecom providers: Collaboration is key to the success of any global[...]
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Does the Enterprise Need a Hybrid WAN?

Posted on July 26, 2017 By Robert Meyer

SD-WANs are reinvigorating the WAN landscape.  The focus is shifting away from businesses layering additional services, like WAN Optimization, on top of their older, high-cost MPLS to adding multiple and disparate types of WAN links that are[...]
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MPLS: Massive, Painful Layoffs (in) Store?

Posted on July 20, 2017 By Gary Sevounts

What do the numbers 4000 and 1100 have to do with your enterprise WAN? Those are the number of layoffs taking place at British Telecom and Cisco. Along with a big layoff at Riverbed (a WAN Optimization[...]
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SD-WAN Lost My Voice – And Aryaka Found It

Posted on July 14, 2017 By Gary Sevounts

Voice and video are notoriously problematic for enterprises looking to connect their offices and remote users around the globe – a problem that grows in each passing year as businesses continue to globalize. In a recent article[...]
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How a Clientless SD-WAN Solved PSP Corp.’s VPN and Remote Access Problems

Posted on June 29, 2017 By Gary Sevounts

If your organization is increasing its global footprint, operating out of remote locations, or is experiencing a sizeable number of employees accessing the corporate data center with remote access, chances are you are already witnessing a surge[...]
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Hate Your VPN?
How to Improve Application Performance for the Remote and Mobile Workforce

Posted on June 19, 2017 By Shilpa Swamy

Clunky, unreliable, and slow remote access options, like VPN, are the necessary evil that IT administrators love to hate. This vital piece of the corporate puzzle helps keep your information secure and your global remote and mobile[...]
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