Many IT managers believe SD-WAN simply using the internet for their WAN connectivity rather than MPLS or Metro Ethernet to save costs. While that is a small component, it isn’t the entire picture.
SD-WAN is the most disruptive technology in the WAN space since MPLS took over Frame Relay as the standard for the enterprise and should be looked at as more than just a cost cutting measure.
But with all the noise out there, it can be difficult for companies to navigate through it and select an appropriate SD-WAN solution. vCORE Solutions Architect JR Garcia simplifies the messaging and clarifies what makes a Software-Defined WAN.