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Business Wire | Start-Up Recognized for Disruptive and Innovative SD-WAN Platform by TMC

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 24, 2015 – Viptela Inc., the Software-Defined WAN (SD-WAN) company, today announced that the Viptela Secure Extensible Network (SEN) platform was named a 2015 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award by TMC, a global, integrated media company. Viptela SEN enables companies and carriers to combine multiple transport technologies into a single, cloud-adaptable WAN that is centrally managed, provides robust security and significantly lowers operating costs. The company will demonstrate SEN at VMworld from Aug. 30 to Sep. 3 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco in New Innovator Booth NI-8.

“Viptela is disrupting the long stagnant enterprise WAN market with a software-based technology that makes it fast, easy and affordable to combine multiple transport technologies into a single programmable network,” said Amir Khan, CEO of Viptela. “The Communications Solutions Product of the Year from TMC provides further validation that our vision, technology and execution is reshaping traditional WANs to make them more adaptable to new requirements introduced by cloud, multimedia and data intensive applications.”

Viptela SEN disaggregates voice, video and data services from the physical network using a single overlay WAN that supports any number of different transport connections, and provides end-to-end encryption and device authentication. It enables granular network segmentation for separation across different lines of business, partner networks, etc. with centrally managed policies to optimize application performance, meet enterprise security requirements and slash operational costs. Viptela SEN integrates seamlessly with existing network infrastructures and can be deployed incrementally.

“Viptela SEN is truly an innovative product and is amongst the best solutions that facilitate voice, data and video communications brought to market in the past twelve months. I look forward to continued excellence from the company in 2015 and beyond,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC.


About TMC
TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients’ goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, IoT Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. TMCnet is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world’s leading business technology event, as well as industry events: 2015 Connecticut Mobile Summit; Asterisk World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; DevCon5 – HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; Drone Zone 360; IoT Evolution Conference & Expo; IoT Evolution Developers Conference; IoT Evolution Fog, Analytics & Data Conference; IoT Evolution Connected Transportation Conference; IoT Evolution Connected Home & Building Conference; MSP Expo; NFV Expo; SIP Trunking, Unified Communications & WebRTC Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo featuring Fitness and Sports Wearable Technology (FAST) Expo; WebRTC Conference & Expo; and more. For more information about TMC, visit

About Viptela
Viptela is transforming enterprise networking. The company uses Software-Defined Networking (SDN) technology to make Wide Area Networks (WAN) easier to manage, adaptable, secure and significantly cheaper to operate. Viptela was founded in 2012 by a team of executives from Cisco, Juniper Networks, Alcatel-Lucent and VMware who have developed market defining products and architected some of the world’s largest networks. The company has been named a Gartner Cool Vendor and a Next Billion Dollar Start-up by Forbes. Viptela is backed by Sequoia Capital and headquartered in San Jose, CA. For more information, visit: or follow us on Twitter @Viptela.

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