SD-WAN: Killer App in the Making

Monday, 1:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.
Golden Gate A

Dave Malfara, CEO, ETC Group

Cameron Couch, Vice President, Channel Business - Multapplied Networks, Inc.
Larry Cushing, Chief Technology Evangelist, TPx
Mike Frane, Vice President - SD-WAN, Windstream
Michael Wood, VP, VeloCloud

Service providers have long sought a singular solution for multi-location customers wanting to reduce the cost, complexity and operational overhead of branch connectivity.  SD-WAN, sometimes referred to as the “little brother” of software defined networking (SDN), is emerging as a formidable tool to address this application and a platform for an entirely new category of revenue-producing products and services that will not cannibalize existing provider revenues.  Learn from panelists about service provider deployment of SD-WAN as a Service and the ways in which SD-WAN produces significant value for customers and service providers alike.