Dear Security and Networking Enthusiast,

We are very pleased to share that Aryaka’s current Executive Chairman, Shailesh Shukla, has added Chief Executive Officer to his title. Already involved with daily operations, the former VP and GM of Google Cloud brings a wealth of knowledge, expertise, and passion to our executive leadership team. You can find more on this major announcement below, along with links to recent customer success stories, an informative SDx Central interview, predictions for the network and security space in 2024, and, most importantly, a major announcement coming in March. We are so excited about this announcement as early access customers have been impressed with the benefits it provides.

New CEO Announced: Aryaka names Shailesh Shukla as its new CEO

It’s official – Aryaka’s current Executive Chairman is adding Chief Executive Officer to his title. Formerly a VP and General Manager at Google Cloud, Shukla adds tremendous expertise, capability, and passion to Aryaka’s executive team. Current interim CEO Darin McAreavy will resume his original role as CFO.

Big News is on the Way: Upcoming Announcements, Events, Resources and More

We are preparing some MAJOR announcements for this Spring and want to keep you up to speed on everything. You can find the latest information and sign up to stay updated on our major announcements here on this page >>

SDxCentral Expert Interview: Why Security Needs to be Part of Every Connectivity Conversation

In this interview, Aryaka Chief Product Officer Renuka Nadkarni sits down with SDxCentral CEO Matt Palmer to discuss what SASE is, what it means, and how Aryaka is addressing the requirements of today’s networks. Listen to the full interview here >>

Network Security in 2024: Artificial Intelligence, Observability, Simplicity, and Beyond

Aryaka’s Chief Product Officer Renuka Nadkarni dives into these rapidly evolving trends in the network and security space in this article, originally published in The Fast Mode.
Read it here >>

Customer Case Studies:

Global Shipping Broker saves 55% switching from Telco MPLS to Aryaka’s more flexible and secure SD-WAN. Read more >>
Wabtec, a customer since 2018, recently renewed for 3 more years to continue supporting global growth faster, more flexible and secure SD-WAN network. Read more >>

Blog: Why do companies still use MPLS?

Ryan Livesay, Aryaka’s SVP of Solution Engineering, explores why some enterprises may still be holding onto MPLS versus all they stand to gain from switching. Read here >>



Pete Harteveld
Chief Revenue Officer
Aryaka Networks