SD-WAN : Software-Defined Wide Area Networking

What is SD-WAN?

Ability to delivery real-time point-and-click changes to your WAN(s) pipeline. Not only will it load balance and fault tolerance for multiple WAN connections, it will prioritize and monitor all Internet activities. SD-WAN (Software-Defined Wide Area Networking) is the next generation of management in WAN(s) – give you company the insight and control over your bandwidth which will ultimately provide cost benefits.


Benefits to SD-WAN:

SD-WAN’s ability to break out of the rigid WAN setups provide you with these benefits.

  • Complete independence of transport options. Since WAN is virtualized you can use any transport protocol which includes 3G, 4GLTE, MPLS, Internet, Ethernet, Serial or Wi-fi.
  • Better Security. Since all branch offices will be connected to this SD-WAN system, you can easily deploy security filters and manage malware defenses for your enterprise system
  • Complete pathway control. The most important feature is the ability to smartly control Internet traffic based on application or need. Policies can be designed based on IP, port number, time of day, specific application and much more.
  • Automatic Provisioning. Ability to provision SD-WAN devices and deploy is much easier.

Next Steps

STC Technologies can help you implement your SD-WAN solution. Let our expertise assist to realize the benefits of an SD-WAN solution  for your company. Call us at 312.867.9440 for a SD-WAN analysis for your organization.

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