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Viptela Wins 2017 Pipeline Innovation Award for Network Technology

Cloud Native Viptela Fabric Recognized for Innovations in SD-WAN that Provide Scale, Resiliency and Centralized Management for SaaS and Cloud

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SAN JOSE, Calif.–(June 6, 2017)–Viptela, the Software-Defined WAN (SD-WAN) company, today announced that Viptela Fabric received the 2017 Innovation Award for Network Technology from Pipeline magazine, a global publication focused on providing communications service providers with the latest industry information and technology.

“The judging panel, who consist of technical executives from leading operators worldwide, were impressed with Viptela’s innovations and we are pleased to award Viptela the 2017 Pipeline Innovation Award for Network Technology,” said Scott St. John, Managing Editor of Pipeline. “Viptela has essentially re-architected the WAN with Viptela Fabric, which both serves and drives the growing shift to the Cloud.”

“Viptela is honored to receive the 2017 Pipeline Innovation Award for our SD-WAN platform,” said Lloyd Noronha, Head of Global Marketing for Viptela. “Viptela Fabric enables enterprises to extend their network footprint to branches, campuses, remote sites, the cloud, data centers and more – using a single platform. It enables seamless, secure and easy digital transformation, while providing centralized control, management and orchestration. ”

In an era where enterprises are moving to the cloud at a rapid rate, Viptela Fabric fundamentally changes the way networks are built and consumed. It facilitates WAN networking for enterprises that are aggressively adopting SaaS applications like Microsoft Office 365 and Salesforce and utilizing Cloud infrastructure like AWS and Microsoft Azure. Viptela Fabric supports multiple use cases, including SD-WAN, Cloud, Network-as-a-Service, and Application-User-Experience (AUX).

More than 40 Fortune-500 enterprises use Viptela. It is the most widely deployed SD-WAN solution among Fortune 1000 companies, and major carriers including Verizon and Singtel are using Viptela to deliver managed SD-WAN services.

About Viptela
Viptela provides Fabric technology that Enterprises and Service Providers use to deliver a superior user to application experience. The solution is a single platform that enables multiple critical use-cases: including SD-WAN, Cloud, Network-as-a-Service and Application user experiences. It is a cloud delivered, secure, scalable, open and simple to deploy platform that is in use at thousands of sites, and is the most deployed solution by Global Fortune-1000 enterprises. Major carriers including Verizon and Singtel are using the Viptela Fabric to deliver network-as-a-service offerings to businesses. The company has been named a 2016 Red Herring Global 100 Company and CRN Tech Innovator. Viptela is backed by Sequoia Capital, Redline Capital and Northgate Capital. For more information, visit: or follow us on Twitter @viptela.

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