Tazari looks to build on Packet's bare metal cloud model, launching a working edge platform by 2019, and improving on its hardware and software offerings.
Nuage SD-WAN distributes business policies and network intelligence across both the data center and the WAN.
Service providers must accurately estimate vCPE processing power if they want to avoid ripping and replacing equipment down the road.
vCPE Microservices enable telecom companies to deploy new services and applications using a Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) platform in the cloud.
In order to deliver SD-WAN as a service using orchestration, a service provider needs an SD-WAN orchestration platform to control and manage the service.
Keep an eye out for next month's executive moves and changes.
The software could eliminate another box at the branch.
Not everyone wants another box at the branch.
It's revenues have to keep doubling though to make the numbers work.
Nobody wants to be left out of the SD-WAN party.
More than a mere trend, SD-WAN is the way of the future.
In addition to a new crop of SD-WAN players, traditional enterprise networking players want a piece of the network edge.
Mobile Edge Computing will let enterprises connect low-latency applications at the edge of the network.
The components and platform used in SD-WAN 2.0 can also be used for other services, such as hybrid cloud applications.
80% of this market is comprised of NFV software.