Managed services News
July 01, 2015
UC services, projects and planned investments rank in the middle of the pack among IT pros' networking goals in a recent TechTarget survey.
October 14, 2011
Is your company struggling to find WAN professionals? Virtela Technology Services' cloud-based application acceleration service could be the answer.
September 21, 2011
WAN optimization appliances work well in branch scenarios, but not for users working at third-party locations. Cloud WAN optimization solved that problem for one WAN pro.
February 23, 2011
WAN managers have used 3G as a backup. But bandwidth gains and new IT services associated with 4G wireless WAN links have inspired optimism over its potential as a primary circuit.
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