SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Versa Networks, the recognized secure access service edge (SASE) leader, today announced that it is hosting its inaugural user conference “Versatility 2022” this week. Nearly 1,000 customers and partners have registered for the virtual event offering two days of more than 25 keynote and breakout sessions led by leading cybersecurity experts, visionaries and end-user practitioners.
Versatility 2022 is hosting a variety of key Versa customers presenting on issues solved and benefits realized utilizing Versa SASE, including bp, Capital One, Fiserv, Enbridge, and Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery. Conference attendees will learn first-hand about user best practices and will advance their security and networking technical skills as a SASE practitioner with technical workshops. In addition to customers, the partners vital to deploying Versa SASE to customers and ensuring success are also attending.
“For our first annual user conference, we are pleasantly surprised at the overwhelming interest and that close to 1,000 attendees will participate,” said Michael Wood, CMO with Versa Networks. “As the SASE leader, Versa has unique insights into real-world scenarios and best practices for how SASE helps organizations address their variety of secure networking needs, from digital transformation to supporting the work-from-anywhere environment. This week’s event provides a unique opportunity for people to meet with Versa leadership and technology experts, while also gaining valuable insight networking with their peers.”
During the event, attendees will also participate in more than 10 keynote sessions where they will learn directly from Versa engineers about the most important cybersecurity trends. In addition, more than 15 hands-on sessions allow attendees to dive deeply into Versa’s products and address one-on-one questions with Versa’s technology experts.
The virtual Versatility 2022 User Conference sessions will be recorded and archived, and available following the event.
Versa SASE delivers tightly integrated services via the cloud, on-premises, or as a blended combination of both via Versa Operating System (VOS™) with a Single-Pass Parallel Processing architecture and managed through a single pane of glass. Versa began delivering SASE services such as VPN, Secure SD-WAN, Edge Compute Protection, Next-Generation Firewall, Next-Generation Firewall as a Service, Secure Web Gateway (SWG), and Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) more than five years ago. Versa uniquely provides contextual security based on user, role, device, application, location, security posture of the device, and content.
As the leader in SASE, the fastest growing security and networking category, and executing on SASE services for years, Versa is the only solution proven to deliver the industry’s leading and differentiated architecture for high performance and security. Dell’Oro Group listed Versa as the 2021 SASE market share leader with 84-percent market share for the unified category in its 4Q21 Network Security Quarterly Report. Gartner has identified Versa SASE as having the most SASE components out of all 56 vendors Gartner evaluated. Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) also found that Versa SASE has the most SASE supported functions, as published in its industry report.
About Versa Networks
Versa Networks, the leader in SASE, combines extensive security, advanced networking, industry-leading SD-WAN, genuine multitenancy, and sophisticated analytics via the cloud, on-premises, or as a blended combination of both to meet SASE requirements for small to extremely large enterprises and Service Providers, and via the simplified Versa Titan cloud service designed for Lean IT. Thousands of customers globally with hundreds of thousands of sites trust Versa with their networks, security, and clouds. Versa Networks is privately held and funded by Sequoia Capital, Mayfield, Artis Ventures, Verizon Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Liberty Global Ventures, Princeville Capital, RPS Ventures and Triangle Peak Partners. For more information, visit https://www.versa-networks.com or follow Versa Networks on Twitter @versanetworks.
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