Software Defined Wide Area Network Orchestration: Take Control of your Network

The WAN: Then and Now The Wide Area Network (WAN) has been at the foundation of enterprise networks for decades: responsible for connecting people, applications and data across a large number of locations.  Traditionally, the WAN was relatively static and a “set it and forget it” configuration methodology was acceptable and effective. Management tools were simple and straightforward, yet limited. As an example, while studying for my Routing and Switching CCIE lab exam 15 years ago,…

Glue Networks Announces the Gluware 2.0 Orchestration Platform to Deliver Network Automation and SDN for the WAN

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 2, 2015 – Network operations teams are being challenged to maintain and evolve the network and time to delivery for network services is critical. While software-defined networking (SDN) promises to make the network more agile and adaptable, solutions on the market today are missing a higher layer of software to orchestrate new features and policies in a standardized, automated and replicable manner while providing sufficient customization to meet enterprise-level requirements.   Today,…