As a business owner in today’s tech-savvy world, you thrive on
connectivity. Year after year, the country’s economic climate
changes and industries embrace the digital side more and more.
Connectivity plays a pivotal role in how all businesses grow,
evolve, and establish themselves.
Because of this, choosing
the right connectivity technology is a subject that is discussed in
every boardroom. Top executives like yourself understand that this
decision is critical: it will determine the fate of your
Modern businesses typically use
Internet Protocol – Virtual Private Network (IP-VPN) to answer their
need for connectivity. Over time, however, downsides to these
IP-VPNs have surfaced, prompting key players to find better ways to
make and maintain connections.
Concerns on network
efficiency, visibility, and deployment difficulty come up when
businesses that gear towards expansion rely solely on IP-VPNs. If
your business has expanded or is considering doing so, you’ve
probably encountered one or more of these as well. IP-VPNs require
CAPEX investments, bandwidth configuration, and installation
lead-time. This drives up not only the cost for deployment, but also
the time and effort spent on installing both hardware and
Advancing Connectivity with SD-WAN
There is still a
steadily growing demand for IP-VPNs and other efficient connectivity
technologies for businesses in a wide variety of industries. Thus,
we are providing SD-WAN to the Philippine market.
Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) is a modern and
innovative way of deploying networks across multiple sites. It uses
software and cloud-based technology to deliver connectivity to
various locations and allow a centralized system to manage network
operations. It’s also a highly flexible connectivity solution which
can complement your existing IP-VPN network and provide faster
deployment, business agility, and enhanced network visibility.
Unlike IP-VPNs, which require high CAPEX per site and personnel
with specialized technical knowledge, SD-WAN addresses these with
software-defined cloud architecture that is easier to deploy. Time
to market is much faster compared to traditional IP-VPN setups, thus
resulting to quick return on investment. Additionally, operations
like allocation of bandwidth and traffic routing can be done
real-time, optimizing connectivity even further.
What Makes SD-WAN Special?
Businesses all over the
world are utilizing SD-WAN to enhance their current connectivity
requirements. Gartner, a leading international research and advisory
company, has predicted a 25% increase in adoption rate of
cloud-based networks like SD-WAN in the next two years.
sets SD-WAN apart from other networks? It’s simple: being
software-defined and cloud-based make it the best solution for
businesses that need efficient connectivity at a minimal deployment
For enterprises, SD-WAN provides faster time to market
through simplified deployment. Thanks to its ability to complement
your existing connectivity, installation is much quicker across any
number of branches.
SD-WAN also adapts to dynamic business
requirements and provides increased control of the network. Its
centralized management system helps you optimize traffic, allocate
and reroute bandwidth across your connectivities, and configure
accessibility without requiring separate appliances.
SD-WAN gives enhanced visibility over the performance of your
network operations. Enterprises can easily assess the status their
network through online means, and adjustments can quickly be made by
your managers or IT staff—without intervention from outside
Whether your business already has multiple site
locations, or just plans for expansion, you can most definitely
benefit from using SD-WAN. Multi-site industries such as
manufacturing, retail, banking, or logistics, can benefit by
applying SD-WAN in their current operations and business models.
Going Beyond with SD-WAN
SD-WAN is a prime,
innovative solution that caters to your need for better
connectivity. Whatever industry you are in, it will be a fitting
upgrade to your existing network setup, as you move forward and
expand in this digital world.
With SD-WAN, you can go beyond
distances and expand your business in places you’ve never reached
before. You can improve connectivity, grow your enterprise, and
establish connections between your sites—immediately and without