Your business demands smarter connectivity at a lower cost

Do you feel your existing network capabilities are falling short to meet the evolving market needs? Can your traditional WAN support bandwidth-intensive cloud-based applications, the proliferation of IoT devices, or the hybrid workforce? Do you have adequate visibility and control across the network and cloud? Do you have a robust network strategy in place to support your ongoing digital transformation initiatives?

Challenges like these are increasingly pushing enterprises to switch to SD-WAN and give their businesses the connectivity boost. Software-defined Wide Area Network or SD-WAN is a secure, flexible and cost-effective networking solution that frees enterprises from the complex task of managing multi-branch-site connectivity across a wider geographical scale. With a centralized control to intelligently direct traffic across the network, SD-WAN accelerates application performance resulting in improved user experience, enhanced productivity, and reduced IT costs.

Business Benefits of SD-WAN

Increased
agility

Software-centricity allows for quick adaptation to changes, such as adding access or connecting new sites within minutes

Simplified
management

Flexible deployment options with easily updatable plug ‘n’ play configurations

Better
control

Centrally located orchestrator that enables automation & near real-time analytics & reporting.

Increased
performance

Increase app performance and availability on any type of transport with integrated WAN optimization

Enhanced
security

Improved WAN security with zone-based firewall and network segmentation and integration with leading cloud security provider

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CtrlS: Delivering State-of-the-art
Solution to Manage SD-WAN

A managed SD-WAN is where CtrlS adds value to the network with its additional features. CtrlS provides organizations with an out-of-the-box solution to manage multiple network connections, critical applications, and security. CtrlS also supplies the hardware, software, networking, and security services required to deliver the appropriate application or service such as connectivity for the required number of branches with appropriate SLAs for uptime and performance.

CtrlS is also responsible for designing the networking solution, deployment of SD-WAN services, Day 2 monitoring, managing and securing the WAN service, including visibility of live traffic, as well as providing analytic reporting.

Key barriers to SD-WAN that we can solve

Service provider dependency
Dependency on a specific provider for internet access and MPLS links
WAN management
Switching from the traditional WAN management and distributed control
Hybrid WAN
Lack of an effective strategy to use hybrid WAN
Operational complexity
Managing bandwidth, connectivity requirements and number of applications for optimal implementation
Quality of Service
Understanding and configuring WAN based on the application-wise QoS configuration

Managed SD-WAN Services from CtrlS

CtrlS’s managed SD-WAN services help simplify the WAN architecture by offering a unified SD-WAN platform designed for today’s cloud-first enterprise. The centrally hosted platform comprises the key components, Edge, Orchestrator, and WAN Optimization and security, ensuring maximum performance, greater visibility, latency mitigation, and data reduction.

Orchestrator

Centralized policy orchestration, monitoring and reporting

Edge

Unified SD-WAN edge platform including Routing, Security, SD-WAN

WAN Optimization/Security

On-demand WAN Optimization/Security services

Our managed SD-WAN services are custom-built by leveraging CtrlS’s proven managed services capabilities to meet the unique business needs of enterprises worldwide, boost agility, and ease the management and efficiency of SD-WAN while streamlining the TCO. With CtrlS’s 25 CoEs across 25 countries, over 40 information controls, and a team of over 2,000 highly skilled cloud experts, you can rest assured that your WAN is in safe hands and monitored 24x7.

As a pioneer in managed cloud services, our SD-WAN solution is backed by industry-leading SLAs ensuring optimum performance and unmatched reliability.

Key features and benefits

Zero touch provisioning

A plug and play deployment model to be deployed at a branch office in minutes

Central management

Orchestrator in control for both network and application policies

Application visibility

App throughput, usage, latency, jitter stats across all networks, devices and users

Performance based routing

First packet path selection for better performance

CtrlS managed services capabilities

Provide professional services and day 2 service management

Seamless cloud security integration

Able to integrate with leading cloud security service provider, including SASE with single-screen management and reporting

Support up to 12k applications

Able to support up to 12k applications websites and updates continually

WAN optimization

Latency mitigation and data reduction

Can’t decide which SD-WAN is right for you?

With so many SD-WAN solutions in the market, choosing the right SD-WAN vendor and partner can determine the success of your transformation journey. That’s why we take a strategic approach to determine the right SD-WAN solution for our valued customers.

Analyze
  • Networking architecture
  • Types of routers, links, necessary software upgrade
  • Utilization: Impact of outbound traffic, type of links, utilization of links
  • Application landscape: Type of application (real-time, cloud hosted, SaaS, etc.), associated SLAs
  • Security: Traffic visibility, compliance requirements, proxy server architecture
  • Cost: Bandwidth cost, cost of managing WAN
Understand
  • Dependency: Service provider dependency by location, by MPLS and internet
  • WAN Management: Shifting from distributed to centralized management and control
  • Scope for automation in last mile connection management, device optimization, and more
  • Operational complexity
  • Effectiveness of mixed MPLS
  • Future roadmap for business growth
Identify
  • Any combination of network transport services (MPLS, internet, LTE) can be leveraged to connect users to applications
  • A single pane of glass to control, monitor and manage the traffic
  • Flexible deployment with easy plug n play configuration
  • Performance based routing guaranteeing the connectivity SLA
  • Continued support for integrated solutions between SD-WAN, security and cloud networking

Want to upgrade your networking capabilities?
Learn more about CtrlS’s managed SD-WAN solution.

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A Zero Compromise attitude to protect your SD-WAN

The transformation from WAN to SD-WAN also demands an overhaul of your network security policy to strengthen your security posture. At CtrlS, we take a Zero Compromise attitude to protect your SD-WAN from any threat and vulnerability by converging your SD-WAN with the best SASE (Security Access Service Edge) capability.

The security bundling is deeply integrated with Zscaler, a pioneer in cloud-based security services and the only leader in 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for secure web gateway service, ensuring holistic network and security solutions for enterprises and seamless integration with SD WAN.

Reduce IT Cost and complexity

Easy to deploy and manage as an automated, scalable cloud-delivered service

Delivers a great user experience

Bring security and policy close to user to eliminate unnecessary backhaul

Reduce Risk

Inline inspection of encrypted traffic at scale for threat protection and data loss prevention

Accelerate your WAN transformation with CtrlS

With CtrlS’s managed SD-WAN services, reap the technical, operational, and commercial benefits of transforming your network infrastructure to programmable networking backed by cloud orchestration. It not only provides software overlay for your existing network but also meets your WAN expansion plans with zero-touch provisioning, allowing you to roll out new sites in days rather than months.

CtrlS Key Differentiators

CtrlS Managed Services

Value added services to increase efficiency and provide proactive monitoring

Integrated Solutions

Across different functionalities to address key concerns

Integrated Firewall

In-build zone-based firewall

Application Visibility

Up to 12000 applications,domains and more

SD Branch

Able to support wireless LAN

Ready to make the switch?

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