WAN Hardware White Papers

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How SD-WAN Enhances Quality of Service for Unified Communications and Cloud-Based Collaboration Applications.
sponsored by Magna5
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore an evaluation of the evolution of SD-WAN with Unified Communications and how organizations are utilizing it today to ensure quality of service for their employees.
Posted: 15 Mar 2021 | Published: 11 Mar 2021

Magna5

Maximizing LTE & 5G Inside & Beyond Retail Stores
sponsored by Cradlepoint
WHITE PAPER: The ways and places that retailers serve customers have changed a great deal recently. Whether it’s a long-term location or a self-serve kiosk, one of the biggest necessities is dependable connectivity. In this white paper, learn why retailers are turning to Wireless WAN to support the unique challenges of retail connectivity.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 14 Aug 2020

Cradlepoint

Secure SD-WAN: the launch pad into cloud.
sponsored by Barracuda
WHITE PAPER: Most organizations intend to leverage the many benefits of SD-WAN, including stronger security, better performance, improved user experience and cost optimization. However, like many emerging technologies, SD-WAN does not come without its challenges. In this research report, explore adoption trends of SD-WAN across the globe.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 30 Jun 2020

Barracuda

MPLS, SD-WAN, Internet, and SASE
sponsored by Cato Networks
WHITE PAPER: The WAN is the backbone of the business. It ties together your remote locations, headquarters and data centers into an integrated network. Yet, the role of the WAN has evolved in recent years. In this white paper, learn about the connectivity, optimization and security options that are needed when building a network for the digital business.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 10 Mar 2020

Cato Networks

Talari Mercury Appliances
sponsored by Talari_DON'T USE
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a set of network appliances that leverages network bandwidth from multiple sources to enable you to take advantage of the economics of broadband and the public internet without sacrificing business-quality, reliability, or availability.
Posted: 18 Jun 2014 | Published: 18 Jun 2014

Talari_DON'T USE

The Cisco ONE Enterprise Networks Architecture Enables Business Transformation
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper focuses on the 3 forces that are driving the need for the evolution of the overall enterprise network and presents a solution that transforms the network to provide unmatched levels of openness and programmability.
Posted: 08 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

Cisco

Cisco Intelligent WAN (IWAN): Right-Size Your Network without Compromise
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines an intelligent WAN solution that enables you to deliver an uncompromised experience over any connection, detailing how you can right-size your branch office connections without impacting performance, security or reliability.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 04 Apr 2014

Cisco

Optimize Your Network with Dell and Silver Peak and Reap the Benefits
sponsored by Dell EMC and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores a partnership that addresses today's consolidation, backup, replication and unified communications. Discover how this cost effectively increase network capacity, optimize network quality, and help ensure maximum performance over distance—all while helping to reduce ongoing IT operating costs. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Dell EMC and Microsoft

WAN Deduplication: Getting More by Sending Less
sponsored by Silver Peak
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses how WAN deduplication works, and how it can be effectively deployed as a complement to existing storage deduplication solutions.
Posted: 24 Oct 2013 | Published: 24 Oct 2013

Silver Peak

Cisco WAN Optimization for Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this whitepaper to learn about an optimized solution that mitigates the effects of the WAN and ensures customers can realize their business objectives.
Posted: 22 Dec 2011 | Published: 22 Dec 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Accelerate and Optimize Microsoft SharePoint
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses SharePoint 2007 along with the cloud-deployed version of SharePoint 2007, BPOS. In addition a look is taken at some of the deployment options, network impacts and optimization approaches.
Posted: 01 Nov 2011 | Published: 01 Nov 2011

BlueCoat

Sharepoint WAN Optimization And WAFS
sponsored by Peer Software
WHITE PAPER: Design teams across the world collaborate to create and develop prod­ucts. Unfortunately, IT organizations face serious challenges when collaborative teams share large files. This white paper will assess the strengths and weaknesses of the four technologies most commonly used to enhance file sharing for distributed teams.
Posted: 17 Feb 2011 | Published: 17 Feb 2011

Peer Software

Linktropy WAN Emulators
sponsored by Apposite Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Apposite's Linktropy WAN emulators simulate bandwidth, latency, jitter, loss, congestion, and other important link impairments to test applications in the lab and under a spectrum of real-world conditions. Through an intuitive, browser-based graphical interface, you can still install the Linktropy WAN emulator and begin testing within minutes.
Posted: 09 Sep 2010 | Published: 09 Sep 2010

Apposite Technologies

Is Your Network Ready for VoIP?
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: This paper summarizes in question and answer format the many critical factors pertaining to VoIP's viability, regardless of which vendor's IP-PBX system is deployed across the distributed enterprise.
Posted: 20 Apr 2009 | Published: 02 Dec 2008

BlueCoat

The Case for Virtual Local Area Networks (VLANs)
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: In this whitepaper you will learn about the evolution of Ethernet, the reasons VLANs were introduced, and the ways that VLANs can be used.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 10 Dec 2008

Global Knowledge

How to Gain Visibility and Control of Encrypted SSL Web Sessions
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Blue Coat's SSL proxy functionality enables organizations to extend the power of the intelligent and secure proxy appliances to all SSL traffic. Read about how a proxy gives visibility and control of SSL communications.
Posted: 20 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

BlueCoat

Open, Manage, and Accelerate SSL Encrypted Applications
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise users and their data have never been further apart. Business pressures that keep employees out of headquarters and close to customers and partners have met head-on with other drivers that are bringing far flung servers back to the datacenter.
Posted: 20 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Sep 2007

BlueCoat

Seven Criteria for Sound Investment for WAN Optimization
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Choosing a WAN optimization solution can be a tough challenge. How do you maximize the benefits of WAN optimization and minimize TCO? This white paper can help. Discover seven major points to consider before investing in a WAN optimization solution.
Posted: 04 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Cisco Systems, Inc.