Viptela Customer to Present SD-WAN Case Study at WAN Summit London

Fortune 500 Retailer to Discuss Network Performance and Security Enhancements Achieved with SD-WAN

SAN JOSE, Calif.--()--Viptela, the Software-Defined WAN (SD-WAN) company, announced today that the Network Architect from a Fortune 500 Global Retailer will discuss the company’s roll out of the Viptela platform, including the benefits of SD-WAN on operations, management, performance, cost and security. Viptela will also participate in a panel session with Cisco, Nokia and others on October 18th at 9:35am on The Hybrid WAN — How SD-WAN, Internet, and Business Broadband are Changing the WAN. The session will gather experiences from carriers, vendors, and end-users on why they moved traffic to the internet, how they integrated SD-WAN into their network strategy, and what they learned along the way.



    A Network Architect responsible for designing and implementing SD-WAN across both the corporate and retail networks for a Fortune 500 Global Retailer with over 3,000 company-owned and nearly 500 franchised stores in 90 countries.


In this session, a global retailer and Viptela customer will discuss real-world lessons learned deploying SD-WAN and the benefits it has delivered in terms cost savings, reduced management complexity, agility, network performance improvements and security enhancements. Many large retailers and enterprises are evaluating software-defined networking (SDN) to solve the challenges of connecting their stores and branch offices across wide area networks (WANs). SD-WAN can reduce connectivity costs by more than 50 percent while boosting bandwidth and performance, and increasing security.


WAN Summit London
The Radisson Blu Portman Hotel, 22 Portman Square, London, UK W1H 7BG

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016, 3 PM London, UK Time


To schedule a conversation with Viptela, contact Marc Gendron at or 781-237-0341.


About the WAN Summit

The WAN Summit brings together corporate WAN strategists and service provider executives to discuss common challenges, gain new perspectives, and to build business relationships with potential suppliers, customers, and peers. The WAN Summit is among the first events of its kind. While there are many conferences dedicated to wholesale telecom, and countless enterprise IT events, none bring together buyers and sellers of corporate network services. The Summit takes place three times annually, in London, New York, and Singapore, bringing together managers of large enterprise networks, carriers, data center and colocation providers, systems integrators, equipment vendors, and network procurement advisors, among others. For more information, visit

About Viptela

Viptela provides Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) technology that virtualizes WAN infrastructure. The platform allows global companies to build carrier agnostic, policy-controlled and cost-effective WANs. Viptela has been deployed at thousands of sites by more than 25 Fortune 500 enterprises; and major carriers including Verizon and Singtel are using Viptela to deliver managed SD-WAN services. The company has been named a Gartner Cool Vendor and a Next Billion Dollar Startup by Forbes. Viptela is backed by Redline Capital, Northgate Capital and Sequoia Capital. For more information, visit: or follow us on Twitter @viptela.



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Release Summary

Viptela Fortune 500 retail customer to present SD-WAN case study at WAN Summit London on network performance and security enhancements


Marc Gendron PR
Marc Gendron, 781-237-0341