Enterprises have been embracing SD-WAN and it now has the attention of the cloud ecosystem as well. As more applications move to the edge from the cloud, SD-WAN’s utility only grows. SMBs will be accessing those cloud applications at the edge as well, and Windstream’s Kinetic SD-WAN moves aim to get in front of these trends.
“Our customers are increasing their network complexity with multiple WiFi networks and cloud applications,” Joe Johnson, vice president of Kinetic Product Development and Management, said in a press release. “We already deliver an excellent broadband product over our robust fiber network. Our customers have asked for greater simplicity and control over their networks, and with this partnership, we are delivering an industry-leading solution easily managed from a web interface or a mobile device.”