Comcast Business SD-WAN, the first virtual network function powered by Comcast Business ActiveCore SDN, brings intelligence and agility to your network. The service can drastically reduce time to market with centralized, integrated management of network functions such as IP VPN, Routing, and Firewall.
|Applicable Verticals||Financials, Government & Education, Healthcare, Retail and Hospitality, Manufacturing|
Comcast Business ActiveCore℠ SDN platform is the first cable-delivered, Gig-ready SDN platform in the country. ActiveCore is paired with Comcast’s upgraded DOCSIS 3.1 networking service, which provides cost effective 1 Gbps internet speeds compared to T1 access lines.
Comcast Business SD-WAN offers a fully integrated stateful network firewall as part of the standard product offering.
|Form Factor||As a Service in the cloud, Hardware appliance (COTS), Software|
|Primary Customer Segments||Enterprises, Businesses with 10 or more locations|
|Key Partners||Versa Networks, Amdocs|
|Licensing and Pricing||
Comcast Business SD-WAN is priced at a flat monthly rate for the service, featuring Managed VPN, Application Aware Routing and Stateful Network Firewall plus Comcast Business supplied uCPE device.
Our architecture delivers VNFs hosted at customer premises using x86 universal CPEs. Our VNF implementation is part of the Comcast Business ActiveCore℠ SDN orchestration platform, allowing additional services to be integrated from a variety of technology partners. The firewall is managed through the Comcast Business ActiveCore℠ platform via a “single pane of glass” digital experience, with no need to pivot to other portals to manage firewall policies.
|Deployment Architecture||uCPE - on-premises|
|Product Capabilities||Application classification, Application prioritization, Application segmentation, Cloud breakout, Encryption, Network access control, Network monitoring, Routing capabilities, Security functions built-in, Service chaining, Zero-touch provisioning|