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,…

Glue Networks completes ONUG’s first SD-WAN test program

We are excited that Glue Networks has completed the first testing program to validate market solutions against key IT requirements from the Open Networking User Group (ONUG) Conference in New York. The ONUG use case validation testing is a landmark event in the networking industry, signaling the first time commercial SD-WAN solutions are being tested against requirements outlined by enterprise users. The SD-WAN working group has determined a set of 10 business requirements, based on…

The Glue Networks Teleworker Solution: SD WAN Before It Was Cool

As the entire world watched the #BlizzardOf2015 approach the east coast of the United States, I couldn’t help but think of all my friends and colleagues in NYC and the surrounding areas, and their happiness to forego work during the aftermath of the blizzard. Then I started thinking about the economic cost of the blizzard. In particular, will companies suffer because of no corporate Internet capabilities from home? According to research from IHS Global Insights,…

Glue Networks Software-Defined WAN Deployed at MWH Global

Software Defined Networking is at the center of many discussions and debates regarding networking, and right fully so. It means many different things to many different people, and there is a lot of confusion and discrepancy in the term. You can ask 10 different people what SDN means, and you will get 10 different answers. If you ask me, SDN is today what cloud was five years ago. I won’t attempt to define what exactly…

IWAN Wed: How Glue Networks Improves the IWAN Experience with PfR

Network optimization is a touchy subject for many in the IT world, and a particularly thorny issue for the Wide Area Network (WAN). The idea that the network architecture as designed cannot meet the needs of tomorrow is the cause of much discussion, anxiety and in some cases, gnashing of teeth. However, the reality is that the rate of change of applications and ways the WAN is utilized is accelerating, and the methods of designing,…

Glue Networks Intelligent Orchestration Engine for Cisco Intelligent WAN Available Today on the Cisco GPL

Today, Cisco announced programmability for cloud, campus, and branch networks with the introduction of the Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC) Enterprise Module, firmly establishing Cisco’s leadership position in Software-Defined Networking (SDN) for the enterprise network. Also today, Glue Networks announced a new Cisco Intelligent WAN (IWAN) application for its Gluware® intelligent orchestration engine, specially designed to leverage and integrate with the new Cisco APIC Enterprise Module. “Our customers require end-to-end network automation to address…