INTERNET TELEPHONY Names Silver Peak Unity EdgeConnectSP a 2017 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award Winner

Silver Peak Service Provider SD-WAN Solution Honored for Exceptional Innovation

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 6, 2017 – Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company helping clients build communities in print, in person and online, has named Silver Peak Unity EdgeConnectSP as a 2017 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award winner.

EdgeConnectSP enables service providers to quickly and cost-effectively bring new, differentiated, managed SD-WAN services to market to expand market reach, create new revenue streams and deliver managed SD-WAN services with SLAs in and out-of-region. Unity OrchestratorSP provides service providers with a multi-tenant orchestration system to globally manage and monitor the performance of all EdgeConnect appliances deployed by customers.

“With more than 350 paid customer deployments and counting, the Silver Peak Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN solution is the preferred choice for distributed enterprises and service providers seeking a complete solution that fully addresses complex enterprise requirements and enables service tiers to drive service provider revenue and automate service delivery,” said Shayne Stubbs, vice president, service providers and cloud at Silver Peak. “This award serves to underscore our commitment to continuous innovation, enabling enterprises and service providers alike to build SD-WANs that automatically learn and adapt to dynamically changing network conditions and application demands, pushing Silver Peak to forefront of the industry.”

The award-winning EdgeConnectSP SD-WAN solution consists of EdgeConnect zero-touch physical and virtual appliances, the multi-tenant orchestrator, Unity OrchestratorSP and an  optional Unity Boost WAN optimization performance pack that can be added to EdgeConnect to create a fully integrated value-add tiered services.

EdgeConnect Capabilities:

  • High-Performance: Deliver SLAs over multiple WAN transports in-and-out-of-region
  • Fast: Rapid same-day zero-touch provisioning with overlay deployments
  • Scalable: Centralized deployment and orchestration
  • Extensible: REST APIs for seamless third-party orchestration and OSS/BSS
  • Service Agility: Expedited service creation and flexible service-chaining

“It gives me great pleasure to honor Silver Peak as a 2017 recipient of TMC’s Unified Communications Product of the Year Award for their innovative product, Unity EdgeConnectSP,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “Our judges were very impressed with the ingenuity and excellence displayed by Silver Peak in their groundbreaking work on Unity EdgeConnectSP.”
Winners of the 2017 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award will be announced online and highlighted in INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.