SDWAN over MPLS: Is SD-WAN Better than MPLS?
SDWAN over MPLS: Is SD-WAN Better than MPLS?

There is a steep rise in the dopamine level of comic fanboys when they ponder upon the classic debate of Batman vs Superman. A perfect David vs Goliath setting. Who wins when the world’s finest are pitted against each other in an all-out brawl? Can a ninja, trained to the pinnacle of human conditioning, go […]

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SD-WAN Architectures: How Do You Bake Your Cake?
SD-WAN Architectures: How Do You Bake Your Cake?

There is something about the smell of a freshly baked cake that is hard to be unhappy with. Not every scent is as welcoming. The tranquilizing effect of sitting down to a slice of still-warm cake with a cup of hot, milky tea, plus the loveliness of the entire ritual is nothing short of therapy. […]

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SD-WAN Solutions: 5 Key Elements To Consider
SD-WAN Solutions: 5 Key Elements To Consider

Whiskey, leather, cheese, jeans, pickle, wine…a surprising number of things get better as they age. Technology, on the other hand, as Scott McNealy famously said, has the shelf life of a banana. Think about it. There is a reason you made the journey from a 3.5-inch iPhone to a 6-inch one, and the cellular network […]

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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 or Comcast when it comes to deliver on enterprises’ need for managed SD-WAN solutions. This clearly validates Aryaka’s […]

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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 a spotlight on a several very interesting market trends, which I’ll summarize in this blog, but of course […]

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7 WAN Insights: How COVID-19 Changes Enterprise Network-Traffic-Patterns (Update)
7 WAN Insights: How COVID-19 Changes Enterprise Network-Traffic-Patterns (Update)

Some weeks ago, Paul and I published a quick analysis of how COVID-19 is impacting enterprise network-traffic-patterns. That blog was written when -at least for most of the Western world- the most crippling and limiting limitations started to be mandated by national and local governments. And so, three weeks later, I decided to look into […]

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Aryaka’s 4th Annual Global State of the WAN – Complexity and Performance Top Challenges
Aryaka’s 4th Annual Global State of the WAN – Complexity and Performance Top Challenges

This week we released our latest SOTW report, canvassing over a thousand IT experts from across the global as to their WAN challenges and plans. We’ve also developed a set of recommendations, based on the survey results, for CIOs and network administrators. The survey identifies some important year-on-year trends, detailed below, and we also conducted […]

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Re-writing the rules of BCP for the new world!
Re-writing the rules of BCP for the new world!

Business Continuity, an organization’s ability to deliver critical functions during and after a disaster has occurred, is at the core of Aryaka’s offering, ensuring that from a customer’s perspective, it is Business As Usual (BAU). Ultimately our customers rely on us to keep their network up and running; it’s both our commitment and promise to […]

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6 WAN Insights: How The Global Pandemic Changes Enterprise Traffic Patterns
6 WAN Insights: How The Global Pandemic Changes Enterprise Traffic Patterns

As a product manager at Aryaka, I have a massive data lake of WAN usage statistics from hundreds of organizations around the world at my fingertips. A quick analysis of these WAN usage statistics has given me a better insight into how work, as well as enterprise network-traffic-patterns, are being impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

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Aryaka Launches New Regional Smart Bundles for Partners – Win Every WAN Transformation!
Aryaka Launches New Regional Smart Bundles for Partners – Win Every WAN Transformation!

Aryaka’s new Smart Bundles, building on our recently announced regional offer, are unique to the industry and change the landscape as to how enterprises may adopt a regional managed SD-WAN solution. For example, they no longer need to choose between the cost effectiveness and convenience of broadband internet, and the service level agreement (SLA) guarantees […]

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Reflections on the SD-WAN Expo
Reflections on the SD-WAN Expo

Check out the TMCnet video with my take on the latest from Aryaka. Though the greater ITEXPO was very diverse, with everything from UCaaS, to MSPs, to even Blockchain for cannabis, the SD-WAN expo panels were well attended, and, at our booth, we engaged in some meaningful conversations. I shared a security panel with fellow […]

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A Cloud-First WAN that grows with your needs
A Cloud-First WAN that grows with your needs

When we announced our Cloud-First WAN a few months ago, we put the market on notice that from now, not only companies that operate globally but also enterprises operating in a region will be able to take advantage of our fully managed SD-WAN as a service offering. To me, Fierce Telecom captured it best with […]

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