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What is Cisco SD-WAN?

Traditional WANs can’t keep up with complex management or the increased cost of the branch because of the increasing number of applications moving into the cloud and users utilizing them. Software-Defined WAN (SD-WAN) is a new approach to network connectivity that lowers operational costs and improves resource usage for multisite deployments.
Cisco SD-WAN delivers:

Establishing transport-independent WAN for operational savings and higher diversity

Providing optimal user experience for SaaS applications while seamlessly extending into the public cloud.

Providing end-to-end segmentation for protecting critical enterprise compute resources

Meeting SLA for business-critical and real-time application along with delivering application QoS s

Benefits of Cisco SD-WAN

Better user experience

Deploy applications in minutes on any platform. Deliver a consistent user experience and predictable performance.

Greater agility

Get faster, easier deployment and operation of your WAN, and faster performance using less bandwidth.

Advanced threat protection

Securely connect users to applications. Multilayer security encrypts all data for protection from the WAN edge to the cloud.


IDC explores the benefits of SD-WAN: driving increased agility, advanced threat protection, and a tangible return on investment.

Start your journey today

Start delivering uncompromised experiences over any connection. With Cisco Services, unlock the potential of your SD-WAN investment to drive better business outcomes and minimize disruption.

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