Retailers are constantly under pressure to deliver a better in-store experience for shoppers as part of an omni-channel engagement model. Much of these changes are driving new network requirements, including in-store wireless, sensors and beacons, streaming audio and video content, and new retail management systems. Traditional store networks just cannot keep up with these demands.
Software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) is gaining significant momentum with hundreds of retail companies as a solution to keep up with the demands of these bandwidth hungry applications, and to provide a platform to deliver next-generation services to stores.
RecordedOct 26 201660 mins
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Peter Sheh, Product Manager at VeloCloud, now part of VMware
Dynamic Multipath Optimization™, cloud web security, zero touch deployment, data segments and business policies...OH MY! SD-WAN can be an overwhelming topic when you’re just getting started. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Come join us for this interactive webinar where we’ll provide easy-peasy answers to the fundamental questions you should consider when thinking about SD-WAN!
The Meriplex secure managed SD-WAN solution powered by VeloCloud, now part of VMware, offers a robust, flexible architecture able to secure both traffic and data and is deployed as a network overlay that offers simple and scalable security. With SD-WAN, businesses can gain unprecedented visibility into the use of data center or SaaS applications, apply network-wide business and security policies, and integrate cloud security services where needed.
In this webinar, you will learn how Meriplex with VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud:
• Eliminates traditional WAN challenges by utilizing SD-WAN
• Supports current security architecture on VeloCloud Edge device
• Integrates multiple Cloud Security solutions for protecting your network
Ramnath Shenai, Senior Technical Product Manager at VeloCloud, now part of VMware
One-quarter of the time, the Internet fails to deliver the level of application performance required by enterprises. However, SD-WAN technology can boost the Internet's reliability and performance. This is just one of the key empirical findings of the Internet Quality Report from VeloCloud, now part of VMware. Attend this webinar to discover how SD-WAN delivers enterprise class quality.
Yulia Duryea, Director SD-WAN Product Management at Windstream Enterprise & Ramnath Shenai, Product Manager at VMware
Seeking a seamless network migration to a highly reliable next-gen WAN? SD-WAN provides cost-effective flexibility by going “over the top” of existing public or private access and network connections. With no need to “rip and replace” existing assets and support for diverse connections, SD-WAN enables 100% uptime during migration and beyond for true Business Continuity.
In this webinar, you will learn how Windstream Enterprise:
· Enables customers to seamlessly convert legacy networks to SD-WAN
· Reduces customer outages by 95%
· Confidently offers 100% uptime SLA
· Allows customers to leverage a risk-free SD-WAN trial without changing their network
· Offers real-time granular network visibility and control via award-winning Digital Experience
Organizations are evolving their IT landscape at a rapid pace to ensure the business can successfully execute against key initiatives and technologies. Given the increasing importance of digital transformation, cloud services, IoT, distributed computing, and the enhanced connectivity they require, it is clear a new network architecture is required. From a network architecture perspective, to enable the aforementioned business initiatives, organizations need to focus on the services delivered at the network edge. SD-WAN technology will be the key requirement, but what else should a network edge platform look like? Join us to learn about the challenges with legacy architectures and learn about best practices for creating a scalable network edge platform.
Joseph Chung, Director of SD-WAN Sales of AT&T at VMware and Jonathan Biggs, Lead Product Marketing Manager from AT&T
SD-WAN has emerged as a growth technology that offers significant advantages to organizations and service providers, including: simplification of branch networks, improved WAN performance, reduction in expenses, and centralized WAN management. AT&T is a strategic partner of VeloCloud, now part of VMware, which was named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAN Edge Infrastructure. Together, they help businesses get the most out of their investment in SD-WAN and 5G.
In this webinar with AT&T and VMware, hear from these long-term partners about the unique benefits of SD-WAN and what it means for AT&T solutions and customers. VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud helps deliver the vision of the Network Edge, working with AT&T to enable the foundation for additional services and enterprise customers.
Join this webinar to learn about:
• Secure and seamless authentication engines
• Integration with cloud providers, data centers
• Support for more protocols, 5G, MPLS, Internet
• The advantage of federated gateways
• Work we’re doing with 5G and IoT
Professional services companies such as engineering, architecture, accounting, investment and legal firms face mounting pressure to quickly and reliably service their customers. To keep pace, these organizations are embracing the public cloud for line of business applications, file sharing applications and real time services like voice and video. These become critical components of communication and are the tools required to more rapidly service the lifeblood of their business: the client. In this webinar, we will detail the IT challenges faced by a Raleigh, NC design and engineering firm called Summit Design which were solved by VMware SD-WAN.
Doug Edmunds, Director of IT at Summit Design and Engineering Services
Jason Gintert, CTO at WAN Dynamics
Ramnath Shenai, Sr. Technical Product Manager at VeloCloud now part of VMware
Anil Rao, Industry Analyst at Analysys Mason, Karina Dahlke from Telco Cloud BU at VMware, & Tony Banuelos from VMware
Traditional WANs cannot keep pace with the huge amount of data and bandwidth required by apps, devices, and the cloud. Adopting a software-defined approach to WAN enables businesses to accelerate the adoption and delivery of new services, dramatically improve network performance, and reduce costs.
Join VMware’s live webinar to explore SD-WAN architectures that provide secure connectivity from the core to the network edge and enable service providers to deliver elastic bandwidth, advanced services and greater QoS to enterprise customers. We will also discuss how VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud and VMware Smart Assurance are the ideal solutions to drive the operational transformation that telcos need to thrive in the 5G era.
Attendees will also learn how to:
· Modernize your network while minimizing risk and disruption
· Leverage SD-WAN to create new revenue opportunities and improve customer experience
· Monitor and manage existing and new services for maximum operational efficiency
· Guarantee SLA and QoS with automated, carrier-grade service assurance
Jaspreet Bhatia & Tony Banuelos, Product Management at VeloCloud, now part of VMware
IT admin teams require their SD-WAN networks have monitoring and visibility capabilities that provide insight into network performance in order to proactively address instability or service issues. Service disruptions may be due to bandwidth capacity issues at a site that has outgrown the provisioned bandwidth or a carrier SLA not meeting its requirements (e.g. high latency or packet loss). There are other scenarios that can cause a network to be degraded and an IT team needs to have visibility into the network in order to troubleshoot and fix. VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud is the leader in SD-WAN technology that enables businesses to onboard cloud-based services reliably, connect remote sites efficiently and securely, lower their WAN connectivity costs, and maintain high SLA network services across broadband, wireless or private networks.
Join our webinar to learn about the current network monitoring and visibility capabilities of VMware SD-WAN. We will also provide an overview of alerting capabilities and future enhancements related to native path visibility, enterprise dashboards, and partner integrations to enhance the network visibility and analytics experience.
Steve Woo, Co-Founder and Senior Director of Product Management at VeloCloud, now part of VMware
Digital transformation has fundamentally changed how organizations across the globe conduct business. The success of an enterprise’s digital transformation will ultimately determine the rise or fall of that organization.
While IT transformation—the enabler of digital transformation—is easily identifiable in enterprise data centers, branch offices have started to catch up. SD-WAN is the platform that leads enterprise edge transformation — the next frontier of IT transformation.
What are the top concerns of CIOs when it comes to the edge transformation? What are the tools and best practices available from a CIO perspective? Join this webinar to hear Steve Woo, co-founder of VeloCloud, now part of VMware, discuss SD-WAN architecture, deployment models, and emerging features, and how SD-WAN is a transformative tool that helps organizations add customer value, improve economics, and mitigate risks while reducing costs.
Fan Gu, Product Line Manager at VeloCloud, now part of VMware and Mark Winer, Senior Director WE Connect Portal
Every day you’re challenged to keep customers and employees satisfied and productive.
Shouldn’t that goal also apply to you and your team?
As technologies have advanced and converged, we have gained even greater visibility into the performance of networks and the applications that depend on them. Today, software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) enables near real-time dynamic changes in routing and security policies. While these capabilities may conjure up images of a large Network Operations Center, the "power of one" is already at your fingertips—quite literally.
In this webinar, you will learn:
How you can manage SD-WAN (and other solutions) on any device, anywhere
Insights into the SD-WAN Management Tool, as used on both desktop and handheld devices
Ramnath Shenai, Senior Technical Product Manager at VeloCloud, now part of VMware
Traditional WAN was built with the assumption that all applications would be hosted at a centralized on-premises data center. In this model, traffic forwarding was based on destination IP. Enterprises today are migrating slowly but steadily to cloud-based applications, either in the form of IaaS or SaaS. With this dramatic shift in where the applications reside, organizations must reevaluate their approach to WAN architecture and pursue a solution that ensures predictable application performance leading to a network transformation.
SD-WAN helps solve this challenge and much more. VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud provides enterprises with the ability to leverage Internet links to connect to the Cloud both public and SaaS, instead of backhauling that traffic to a data center. Some applications will still reside in the data center, so businesses need application visibility at the edges and application-based traffic forwarding to their respective destinations.
This webinar will explore multiple SD-WAN use cases for enterprises looking to begin their SD-WAN journey and outline the unique features and benefits VMware SD-WAN provides.
Ramnath Shenai, Senior Technical Product Manager at VeloCloud, now part of VMware
VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud is leading the SD-WAN revolution. This webinar will walk through the unique features of VMware SD-WAN that have contributed to its status as a recognized leader in this space. There are more than 60 vendors who claim to sell SD-WAN, but when evaluating a solution, it’s important to look for one that caters to a variety of use cases and performs well in scaled environments. Additionally, the majority of SD-WAN deployments are brownfield and no customer wants to rip and replace their current infrastructure. How does VMware SD-WAN solve these customer concerns? Come join us to find out.
Kishan Ramaswamy, Product Marketing Manager at VeloCloud, now part of VMware
According to Forbes, IoT is forecasted to have 50-75% of enterprise data generated at the network edge by the year 2020; and at the same time, 83% of enterprise workload will be in the cloud by 2020. The WAN network will become more important in delivering these services to ensure high quality application performance and seamless operational technology (OT). This session will examine how SD-WAN directly enables IoT use cases by prioritizing business-critical applications, ensuring cost savings with zero-touch deployments and usage of internet links, and much more.
Steve Woo, Senior Director of Product Management at VeloCloud, now part of VMware
Enterprises are transforming their business to stay competitive in today’s rapidly changing digital world and IT must keep pace with these evolving business requirements. Enterprise WAN is no exception--enterprise IT must transform the WAN edge to be the cloud and compute edge, to ensure end-to-end application performance and continuity, and to do all of this and more in an agile, scalable, secure and cost-effective fashion.
SD-WAN has emerged as the enabler of WAN transformation. It has quickly evolved in a few short years from a connectivity infrastructure to a services platform. An ideal SD-WAN platform must encompass built-in and extensible security, support services such as analytics and application performance monitoring, an optimized migration path to a hybrid/multi-cloud strategy, and much more.
Join this webinar to learn more about the vision and evolution of SD-WAN as a platform, and why VMware is the undisputed leader to deliver this vision. Steve Woo, senior director of product and co-founder of VeloCloud, now part of VMware, will share his insights based on years of experience in the SD-WAN space.
SD-WAN is emerging as a preferred platform for accessing networking and security services using a cloud deployment model. The market is attractive to service providers because of the potential to deliver value-added services that integrate networking, applications visibility, cloud app acceleration, and network security functions. This webinar will take a look at the approaches to deploying SD-WAN to enterprise customers.
Based on a survey of more than 100 communications service providers by independent research firm Futuriom, this webinar will cover the following elements:
• What are the drivers for SD-WAN service adoption?
• What is the deployment timeframe that service providers are looking at?
• Which key features are necessary in an SD-WAN offering.
• An overview of SD-WAN market development.
Michael Leonard, Product Marketing Manager at VeloCloud, now part of VMware
SD-WAN is changing the way that organizations run their business. The continuum it offers enables new and enhanced offerings to become available that simplify, expand, and optimize all network activity.
In this webinar, we’ll explore how SD-WAN architecture provides the flexibility needed to make the necessary enhancements. Which includes enablement of secure transport, expanding bandwidth for multiple applications, video offerings, and enabling sophisticated analytics, all while turning the network into a profit center.
Rupesh Chokshi - AT&T, Hamza Ahmed - VeloCloud, now part of VMware
Growth technologies of the last several years have laid the foundation for the next wave of digital transformation. The network is no longer just a set of devices, but instead an intelligent service that links together cloud and virtualization functions. Transforming the network directly supports the larger digital transformation. The WAN architecture must evolve to support these increasing demands and become a platform for innovation. SD-WAN has emerged as an integral part of this transformation by providing a robust and agile network with greater visibility and control.
In this webinar with AT&T and VMware, hear directly from the experts how to modernize your WAN by embracing a flexible and future-proof approach to managing your WAN and improving the user experience. AT&T SD-WAN PLUS leverages AT&T’s VPN (AVPN), broadband aggregation, and SD-WAN to deliver competitive pricing and value, consolidated invoicing, proactive security and threat detection, and dramatically improved business outcomes.
Join this webinar to:
• Discover the advantages of SD-WAN and how it helps drive the next wave of digital transformation.
• Learn about how AT&T SD-WAN PLUS employs transport components using VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud VNF over the top with AT&T FlexWare.
• Hear how AT&T SD-WAN PLUS ensures an enterprise-class solution with a cloud-first approach that provides network visibility, along with simplicity and performance assurance.
For many organizations, the wide area network (WAN) infrastructure that connects an enterprise’s remote and branch offices has not changed for decades. However, as application are rapidly moving to the cloud ( SaaS and IaaS), the WAN needs to evolve in response.
Bob Laliberte, Senior Analyst with ESG, Inc., will explore the challenges many organizations face with legacy WAN environments, illustrate why a new solution is needed and highlight the business value of rearchitecting with SD-WAN. This will include reviewing customer examples and a TCO model to demonstrate the value to your business. Organizations will learn how SD-WAN provides a combination of pure economic benefits as well as agility and flexibility to help organizations be successful.
VMware SD-WAN™ by VeloCloud® simplifies branch WAN networking by automating deployment and improving performance over private, broadband Internet and LTE links for today's increasingly distributed enterprises, as well as service providers.