SD-WAN is one of the latest, most advanced methods of managing a wide area network (WAN), and it’s seeing widespread adoption among enterprises. You’ve likely heard about it, and are wondering if it’s something you need for your business. Cory Communications walks you through all the questions and steps needed to figure out if SD-WAN is right for you, and who the best provider is for your networking needs.
For starters: SD-WAN is an application of software-defined networking to WAN connections, and can streamline the connectivity among multiple branch offices or data centers for enterprises.
It is ideal for businesses with several locations, and applies software-defined networking capabilities as an overlay to your current WAN.
What’s so great about SD-WAN? The technology can:
- Bring more flexibility to your network
- Enable centralized management
- Reduce cost of network maintenance
- Ensure scalability
- Increase visibility and control of your WAN
- Improve network performance
- Ensure constant uptime with greater redundancy
There are multiple different types of SD-WAN vendors out there, all offering various forms of the technology. Cory Communications helps you determine if your business can benefit from SD-WAN, and connects you with the right provider so you can run operations on the most functional, efficient network.