Westcon Enhances Application Performance and Reduces MPLS Dependence with SD-WAN

Westcon-Comstor, a global distributor of IT and networking solutions, needed higher availability and performance in its WAN. By deploying the EdgeConnect SD-WAN edge platform, replacing MPLS at most sites with 100 percent broadband and implementing Boost WAN optimization, Westcon gained a tenfold increase in available bandwidth, cut file transfer times by 98%, and ensured high quality of service for its VoIP system.

Appliance, Azure, Application Visibility & Control, Best Practices, Business Intent Overlays, Cloud Intelligence, Dynamic Path Control, EdgeConnect, Evaluation, Internet Breakout, Latency, Measuring Results, MPLS, Path Conditioning, SD-WAN, Security, Single Screen Admin, Tunnel Bonding, Unity Boost, Unity Orchestrator, Zone-based Firewall