Silver Peak’s EdgeConnect SD-WAN platform is now certified by Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Oracle Cloud.
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VMware has more than 2,000 SD-WAN customers, while the second and third ranked SD-WAN vendors count about 1,000 customers, each.
Silver Peak differentiates itself from other SD-WAN vendors with its Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN physical or virtual appliance.
The Silver Peak security alliance ecosystem enables customer to choose from eight different security offerings.
By adding centralized orchestration and network automation to its Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN, Silver Peak customers can segment their users and applications to improve security.
The company had been white labeling an SD-WAN service from another vendor, but it found it to be too expensive and not versatile enough.
The company evaluated about three different SD-WAN products before deciding to use Silver Peak for its SD-WAN and EdgeConnect WAN optimization.
This is in addition to TPx's current VeloCloud-based platform.
The goal was better connectivity and improved efficiency.
It deployed Silver Peak’s SD-WAN.
Aryaka also gains revenue prominence among SD-WAN vendors.
MPLS couldn’t keep up with company’s growing bandwidth demands.
It conforms with MEF’s SD-WAN terminology.
Customers can group and manage transport links from a single entity.