Telco Systems and Silver Peak jointly launch an open vCPE solution for SD-WAN

Telco Systems launched a new open vCPE solution for managed SD-WAN services together with Silver Peak, a global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions.

The joint vCPE SD-WAN solution enables service providers quickly bring new tiered, high performance, virtualized services to the market.

The two companies are demonstrating the new solution at the NFV World Congress in San Jose, California, which takes place on May 2-5, 2017. Telco Systems will be exhibiting at Booth #52 and Silver Peak will be exhibiting at Booth #38.

Open vCPE Solution for SD-WAN

The joint solution integrates Silver Peak’s Unity EdgeConnect virtual SD-WAN solution with Telco Systems’ Verge platform. Verge is an open, service-ready, plug-and-play vCPE based on industry standard x86 hardware platforms and is part of Telco Systems’ new NFVTime suite.

The Silver Peak EdgeConnect virtual SD-WAN solution is a scalable, multi-tenant SD-WAN solution that provides secure and reliable virtual overlays to connect users to applications with the flexibility to use any combination of MPLS, broadband and LTE transport services without compromising network or application performance.

Centrally managed with Unity Orchestrator, enterprises can quickly configure application-driven security policies that enable direct granular internet breakout for trusted SaaS and web applications from any branch location.

The joint solution also provides zero touch provisioning and deployment, orchestration and portal integration. The integrated solution is extensible to include third party functions such as virtual firewalls and virtual SLA probes drawn from both companies extensive VNF partner ecosystem.

By adopting SD-WAN over open vCPE, telcos and managed service providers can immediately serve customers with a best-in-class SD-WAN solution and seamlessly and remotely layer on additional VNF-based network services at any time. These services may be offered with flexible pricing models, such as pay-as-you-grow, try-and-buy and other subscription models.

“The SD-WAN market is rapidly growing,” said Raanan Tzemach, Vice President of Product Management at Telco Systems. “Our joint offering delivers the freedom telcos and managed service providers have been searching for. It enables them to pick and choose the VNF services they want to offer without the traditional constraints of any particular vCPE or SD-WAN platform.”

“The partnership underscores the value of combining a best in class CPE virtualization platform with a complete SD-WAN software solution, bringing the future of managed business services to telcos and service providers today,” said Shayne Stubbs, Vice President Service Providers and Cloud at Silver Peak.

“Our collaboration with Telco Systems expands our market reach and allows us to better serve our telco and managed service provider customers by offering our award-winning SD-WAN solution as a turnkey VNF service.”

Additional resources

To learn more about NFVTime vCPE suite click here

To download the whitepaper on NFVTime-OS click here


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