SD-WAN Picking Up Steam in the Enterprise
Most everyone in the IT industry has heard the buzz around SD-WAN over the past year. Similar to what we’ve seen with “unified communications,” there has been some confusion around the true definition of SD-WAN. Despite the lack of a globally accepted definition, one thing is certain, providers are staking claim as they continue to develop proof of concept in the SMB and enterprise markets.
Many of our partners – CenturyLink, Masergy, and Windstream to name a few – have jumped into the SD-WAN space, offering either a premise-based or hybrid version to customers. Other companies are sure to follow suit, and research seems to support the growing demand for SD-WAN among businesses.
Here’s some of the latest research:
While some in the industry are quick to jump at the “next shiny object,” it’s important to determine if and where SD-WAN fits in your business. Got questions about it? Give us a call. We’d be happy to discuss the latest solution offerings and help you determine if SD-WAN will work for your business needs.