WAN News

View All News

WAN Get Started

Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content

View All Get Started

Evaluate WAN Vendors & Products

Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.

View All Evaluate

Manage WAN

Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.

  • Can failover clusters offer instant BC/DR? Not so fast

    Though some vendors claim that failing over offers instant business continuity and disaster recovery, the BC/DR process remains a challenging one. Continue Reading

  • Lift and shift vs. re-platforming cloud apps

    When evaluating a new technology, some people like to go all in, with gusto, and adopt it hook line and sinker. Then there are folks whose MO is to take baby steps: Dip a toe in the water and do a lengthy proof of concept. What's right for any given organization depends on its temperament, needs, budget, skills -- any number of factors. One thing's for certain, there's no right answer.

    This cover story in this issue of Modern Infrastructure delves into the different ways organizations implement cloud applications, whether replatforming or "lift and shift."

    Sometimes, the question isn't how to implement this new technology, but whether to bother implementing it at all. "I'm a big believer in the natural balance that forms based on how people actually use things versus planning for how people might use things," Brian Madden said. So sit tight. What you need to do will become clear soon enough.

     Continue Reading

  • Connectivity to remote offices drives vWAN development

    Remote offices demand connectivity with the central data center, data-rich services, and cost-effective IT deployments. Enter the vWAN. Continue Reading

View All Manage

Problem Solve WAN Issues

We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.

View All Problem Solve