CFATS – Can SD-WANs Be Standards Compliant?

CFATS – Can SD-WANs Be Standards Compliant?

Any innovative technology faces a battle of doubt. When Amazon first rolled out AWS, few could imagine servers running in the cloud. Before Salesforce, many thought CRM to be too critical to run as SaaS. I find SD-WANs to be facing a similar battle. It’s inconceivable...
5 Steps to Testing SD-WANs

5 Steps to Testing SD-WANs

Companies looking to find the perfect SD-WAN solutions inevitably ask questions about testing. Since choosing an SD-WAN solution for your company is a big decision, it’s important to choose the vendor whose strengths and nuances best fit your company’s...
How SD-WANs Can Help Prevent User Misconfigurations

How SD-WANs Can Help Prevent User Misconfigurations

A few years ago, when I ran SD-WAN Experts’ predecessor MPLS Experts, a customer approached me to help solve an MPLS issue. This customer had noticed packets with unknown IPs on its carrier-managed private network. As it turned out, one of the carrier techs had...

LTE for SD-WAN or Failover

LTE is a rapidly growing technology, with bandwidth speeds that are rising every year.  Your results will depend on signal strength, but LTE modems are designed with POE to allow you to locate them wherever you need to, to obtain the best signal strength.  External...