SD-WAN Resources

Analyst Research

Newsletter Publication Featuring Gartner Research: Cloud Needs a New WAN

This research takes an indepth look at the key challenges facing WAN architecture in Enterprises today with specific recommendations for planning network infrastructure.

EMA Research: Survey Insights on Next Generation WAN

In this research document, EMA observes significant changes in enterprise WAN requirements that are driving technological and architectural evolution. Enterprises are being driven to evolve their WANs with increased use of nontraditional connectivity.

Nemertes Research: Building the SD-WAN Business Case

In this research document, Nemertes outlines two keys ways to provide enterprise SD-WAN services. A customizable cost model is embedded that validates SD-WAN cost benefits around connectivity, capital equipment procurement and troubleshooting.

Improve Your Office 365 Experience Featuring Gartner Research

 As cloud strategy evolves, it is important to take a close look at how network planners and managers can optimize the network infrastructure to support Office 365. This Analysis gives insight to 5 Key Challenges and gives 5 specific Recommendations as you look to leverage Microsoft’s tools in today’s business.

EMA End-User Research Report

Enterprise Management Associates surveyed early SDN adopters to understand how organizations are using SDN, network virtualization, and NFV.


Viptela vs. Cisco: Comparing Two Largest SD-WAN Vendors

In a SD-WAN showdown, network pro Will Murrell compares platforms from two of the largest SD-WAN solution — Cisco’s Intelligent WAN and Viptela’s Secure Extensible Network.

Industry Update: Cowen Communications

Infrastructure Summit: Networking Highlights
SDN and SD-WAN panels that Cowen hosted with GIMO, EXFO and private companies Affirmed Networks, Glue Networks, VeloCloud and Viptela at their 2nd Annual Communications Infrastructure Summit on Aug 9 – 10 highlighted the opportunities and challenges presented by SDN and reinforced our view of SD-WAN’s emergence as a compelling SDN use case.

Research Report: IT Solutions & Networking The Enterprise WAN Is Set to Transform

SD-WAN Thought Piece
SD-WANs seek to provide increased agility, visibility, and simplification of WAN management and orchestration across branch offices. This August 2016 research outlines the emerging market and the leading players. The Baird Analysts give insights to ROI, challenges, solutions trends and adoption.

Doyle Research Case Study

Learn how Viptela helps Doyle Research move towards its goal of carrier agnostic WAN transport and migrate its WAN traffic growth to secure Internet transport.