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Boundaryless Software Defined WAN
Date / Time: Thursday, September 29, 2016, 2:00 p.m. New York / 11:00 a.m. California
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Mitch Wagner, Editor, Enterprise Cloud, Light Reading

Saurabh Sandhir, Head, Product Management, Nuage Networks

Alastair Johnson, Principal Solution Architect, Nuage Networks

Software Defined WAN (SD-WAN) has redefined the process, technology and operational issues for enterprise WAN connectivity, offering policy-driven automation (using Software Defined Networking principles) for next-generation enterprises and new revenue opportunities for service providers. Current generation SD-WAN solutions, however, limit themselves to providing connectivity between branches without enabling policy-driven access for users to applications or network functions in the cloud.

This siloed approach to SDN in the WAN creates additional friction for enterprise networks and complicates IT operations. In this webinar, we explore the trends leading to the rise of a next-generation, boundaryless SD-WAN solution that allows seamless branch connectivity to the cloud. The focus will be on discussing problems and solutions based on real-world customer use cases.



 

Mitch Wagner, Editor, Enterprise Cloud, Light Reading
Journalist Mitch Wagner tracks technology and business developments for enterprise and service provider network operators. He was previously Editor in Chief at Internet Evolution and Executive Editor at InformationWeek.

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Saurabh Sandhir, Head, Product Management, Nuage Networks
Saurabh Sandhir leads the Product Management team at Nuage Networks. He brings more than 16 years of experience leading cross-functional engineering, product management and marketing teams focused on networking software products. Most recently, Saurabh was Head of Technology Strategy in the CTO office at Ericsson, and has held a variety of leadership roles during a 13- year tenure at Juniper Networks.

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Alastair Johnson, Principal Solution Architect, Nuage Networks
Alastair Johnson's (AJ) focus is working directly with customers to introduce, explain and expand technology based on the Nuage Networks portfolio of products – solving customer problems through new, innovative WAN services for enterprises and service providers targeting the enterprise market.

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