SD-WAN Technology Briefing

2 hours
Software-Defined WAN offers organizations flexible connectivity, facilitates cloud strategies and improves application performance, all in a secure environment. It also can improve operational efficiencies and help control or reduce WAN costs. Approaches to SD-WAN implementation and supported capabilities vary from one OEM to another. This briefing will explore four of the top SD-WAN vendors and highlight the innovative features that set each of their solutions apart, including a live demonstration of our on-demand SD-WAN lab environments and explanation of how to access them.


WWT experts will present common SD-WAN features, as well as discuss vendor-specific capabilities and innovations such as cloud connectivity, deep analytics and WAN optimization, from an independent perspective.

Topics Covered
  • The value of SD-WAN 
  • Features and characteristics of SD-WAN
  • Emerging technology trends in SD-WAN
  • Review top SD-WAN vendors
    • Cisco SD-WAN (Viptela)
    • VMware VeloCloud
    • Cisco Meraki
    • Silver Peak
  • NFV overview

What is a Briefing? A scheduled event with a WWT Subject Matter Expert – typically via a live Webex – where our Subject Matter experts present an overview of specific topics, technologies, capabilities, or market trends.  Your attendees are allotted time for Q&A to pose questions specific to your organization.  This is a complimentary service.

Who Should Attend?  CEOs and Line of Business Owners, Network Directors and Network Administrators, CIOs and IT Directors.  Anyone interested in learning more about how SD-WAN can change how they do business today and deliver relevant Applications and Services via SD-WAN.