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Eurobites: Vodafone moves closer to the edge

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia tackles energy management with SaaS; Telia workers get trained up in the cloud; Tesco Mobile takes the pistachio.

MEF's TAB to buoy vendor voices in strategic work

CTO Pascal Menezes says the new advisory board will give technology supplier members more of a voice in MEF's strategic vision around cybersecurity, business automation, SD-WAN, underlay connectivity and edge computing.

Orange brings SD-WAN to nearly 1,200 Siemens sites

This is a considerably large SD-WAN deployment for an enterprise with 370,000 employees. Orange's John Isch usually sees an SD-WAN deployment of this size in retail locations.

Eurobites: Virgin flops in latest Ofcom complaints survey

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: A1 has a decent first quarter, faces possible trouble in Belarus; Airties bought by private equity firm; Orange Business Services completes Siemens' SD-WAN.

Omdia: SD-WAN boosted by 5G, edge computing growth

Edge computing use cases, an increased use of machine learning and artificial intelligence, and growth in IoT are also increasing demand for SD-WAN services, said Omdia.

SASE roundup: Aryaka plants Paris PoP

Also in today's SASE roundup: Palo Alto expands availability of its Okyo Garde Enterprise Edition router to the US and Canada.

Juniper CEO: The new networking – experience, speed and scale

Juniper's M&A strategy is helping it build a managed services arsenal that adds more value to service provider connectivity in the enterprise market.

Windstream Enterprise's UC service goes global

OfficeSuite UC, Windstream Enterprise's Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) platform, is now available outside the US and Canada, for a total of 16 locations.

AT&T takes top spot and Comcast bumps Verizon on SD-WAN Leaderboard

Vertical Systems Group says Comcast Business's rise on the Leaderboard is due to 'organic growth' plus sites added from the Masergy acquisition.

SASE scoops up $4B in revenue for 2021, Dell'Oro Group reports

Dell'Oro Group predicts the SASE market will reach double-digit billion-dollar revenue by 2025.

Charter goes big at the edge

Charter's Spectrum Enterprise unit is putting more emphasis on the higher end of the market with Enterprise Network Edge, a platform that features advanced security and SD-WAN capabilities.

Windstream Enterprise teams with Cato to roll cloud-based SASE service to North American customers

The managed SASE service includes five components: SD-WAN, firewall-as-a-service (FWaaS), secure web gateways (SWGs), zero trust network access (ZTNA) and cloud access security broker (CASB).

Eurobites: Deutsche Telekom starts tower sale process – report

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: 25G PON in Croatia; Teldat chooses Telefónica Tech's public cloud; EU, UK probe Google/Meta deal on advertising.

Orange Business Services teams up with Fortinet on cloud-based SASE service

Fortinet is Orange's first vendor partner in the SASE space, but the service provider expects to add more managed SASE options in the future.

Cybersecurity threats more advanced and automated in 2021, Fortinet reports

Threats during 2H 2021 were more destructive and unpredictable, according to the FortiGuard Labs Global Threat Landscape Report. Bad actors are also taking advantage of a broader attack surface with a more distributed workforce.

Cloudflare adds SASE email security with acquisition of Area 1 Security

The $162 million acquisition comes on the heels of Cloudflare's purchase of CASB startup Vectrix earlier this month.

As Cato plans for IPO, company to grow headcount by 40%

More insight into Cato's financials could be coming soon – the company plans to go public in a few years, said Cato VP Eyal Webber-Zvik.

Charter sharpens its business services edge

Spectrum Enterprise, Charter's business services unit, is using Cisco's Meraki platform to tack on critical support for remote workers and teleworkers and for secure connections to AWS, Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure.

Juniper jumps into zero-trust NAC market with WiteSand acquisition

Juniper hasn't disclosed financial details of the deal nor WiteSand's head count but has shared plans to bring on WiteSand's engineering team in addition to its Network Access Control technology.

Cato clips in CASB security to SASE service

Protection for cloud applications – run in data centers and public clouds – is increasingly critical as workers connect to business applications from anywhere.

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