The young SD-WAN provider will use the funds to invest in its service infrastructure, engineering and support organizations, and marketing and sales efforts.
It also released an SD-WAN device built specifically for data centers. Previously, it only had a branch device that couldn’t fully meet data centers’ needs.
The company’s cloud-based SD-WAN platform upgraded its security offering by adding a threat hunting system that eliminates enterprises’ need to deploy data collection infrastructure and analyze raw data.
The online payments company said it is paying half of what it paid to have six sites outfitted with MPLS to deploy Cato SD-WAN on 14 sites at a higher bandwidth.
"We are a new type of carrier that offers cloud DNA to the old world of WAN.”
Many organizations continue to invest in MPLS even if they have SD-WAN.
Location-based security has a hard time with cloud applications.
The security as-a-service startup aims to launch in February.
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