Verizon | September 08, 2020
International Data Corporation (IDC), the premier global provider of market intelligence, recognizes Verizon as a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Managed SD WAN 2020 Vendor Assessment report1. Software-defined wide area networking (SD WAN) is a way for companies to create secure network connections utilizing a wide variety of underlying network technologies - commercial internet, wireless, private IP, etc. “The COVID-19 pandemic has proven the resilience of SD WAN extending to the remote worker, leveraging VPN connectivity and SD WAN gateways,” said Aamir Hussain, SVP Chief Product Officer Verizon Business. “SD WAN technology provides network awareness and can add layers of security that customers need now more than ever and we are proud to be recognized as a global leader in this area.”
Untangle | March 03, 2021
Untangle® Inc., a pioneer in comprehensive network security for little to-medium organizations (SMBs) and conveyed undertakings, today reported the most recent arrival of Untangle SD-WAN Router. Variant 3.0 of Untangle's honor winning switch acquaints WireGuardⓇ VPN combination with furnish associations with a simple to design, cutting edge encoded VPN association. With the option of WireGuard VPN, which was likewise as of late added to the furthest down the line update to NG Firewall 16.0, Untangle clients will actually want to immediately set up a VPN association between their security door and SD-WAN Router, bringing about a quick performing virtual network association.
Untangle SD-WAN Router 3.0 meets the advancing necessities of SMBs who, as indicated by Untangle's new Voice of the Channel and 2021 Predictions Report, have progressively required VPN connectivity as firms oversee long haul branch office and distant work plans while observing the continuous COVID-19 pandemic. SD-WAN Router offers organizations an incredible yet moderate gadget to deftly deal with the frequently restricted transmission capacity accessible at branch areas or home workplaces. The most recent delivery likewise extends LTE supplier choices, offering AT&T for network connectivity. With expanded alternatives for VPN access and backing for LTE connectivity across all major U.S. Telcos, SD-WAN Router 3.0 is an ideal answer for any independent company or circulated association needing a quick and secure association across areas and networks.
"Businesses, small businesses especially, are increasingly needing flexibility in the way they work, communicate both internally and with customers, and offer services. To do so securely requires a network which is both encrypted for security and flexible for ease of access," said Heather Paunet, Senior Vice President of Product & Marketing at Untangle. "Having previously seen success in integrating WireGuard VPN in our NG Firewall, we're excited to offer small businesses an even stronger offering in our latest update to SD-WAN Router, which will make administering a virtual network as simple as accessing an app."
Simple to actualize and halfway oversaw, Untangle SD-WAN Router can give encoded official connectivity across all destinations, while keeping up the most significant level of security.
Untangle is an innovator in cybersecurity designed specifically for the below-enterprise market, safeguarding businesses, home offices, nonprofits, schools and governmental organizations. Untangle's integrated suite of software and appliances provides enterprise-grade capabilities and consumer-oriented simplicity to organizations with limited IT resources. Untangle's award-winning network security solutions are trusted by over 40,000 customers around the world. Untangle is headquartered in San Jose, California.
VMware | January 18, 2022
WorkJam, the leading digital workplace for organizations with frontline and hourly employees, announced its alliance with VMware, a leading innovator in enterprise software. The alliance will bring together WorkJam communication, task management, learning, and open shift management tools and VMware Workspace ONE Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) platform. As industry leaders continue to embrace bring-your-own (BYO) and corporate-owned and personally-enabled (COPE) device initiatives, this combination will give businesses the ability to deliver a more consistent and engaging digital employee experience, boost productivity, and reduce costs. The planned interoperability was announced in conjunction with the first day of NRF 2022, the largest annual trade show in retail.
Workspace ONE is an intelligent-driven platform that enables IT to simply and securely deliver any app on any device with integrated access control, management, automation and analytics, and remote support. Using time and attendance data from WorkJam, Workspace ONE customers will be able to selectively restrict access to sensitive corporate content on devices—like inventory management and buy online, pick-up in store (BOPIS) apps—when employees aren't on the clock. While off the clock, workers will still be able to use their BYO or COPE device to access non-work features and personal data, as well as non-sensitive corporate content—like HR apps and shift scheduling tools.
With WorkJam and VMware Workspace ONE, employers of frontline workforces will be able to:
Enable a consistent and compliant employee experience across the organization
Simplify and streamline communications and operational processes organization-wide
Advance workplace culture through incentivized learning in the flow and upskilling
Boost productivity and retention through a unified employee experience
Net a consistent customer experience across the organization
Frontline workers need to access productivity tools via multiple touch points throughout the day, which can cause serious risk for both security and productivity if not handled thoughtfully. That's why WorkJam and VMware are coming together. As businesses continue to navigate change in a time of technological advancement, it's becoming increasingly important for businesses to prioritize clarity, accessibility, and security."
Rich Halbert, Chief Strategy Officer at WorkJam
"Empowered and digitally connected employees can make all the difference for retailers," said Ed Durbin, Director of VMware's Global Retail Industry Group. "BYO and COPE policies enable retailers to redefine the employee experience and maintain a competitive advantage. Together with WorkJam, we are powering the future of digital workspaces to help our customers better deploy BOYD and COPE with the privacy employees demand and the enhanced data security that IT requires. Armed with the necessary tools to make their jobs easier and more productive, employees can transform the retail experience from the inside out."
WorkJam is the proven digital solution for break-through gains in frontline workforce productivity & retention. As the employee-facing suite for communication, learning, task management, and more, WorkJam delivers next-level employee enablement - Total Frontline Orchestration. Available in over 42 languages and countries, WorkJam is loved by employees and employers alike as they gain knowledge, dexterity and a compliant digital relationship created through an average 89% adoption and an ROI that begins at 170%.
VMware software powers the world's complex digital infrastructure. The company's cloud, app modernization, networking, security, and digital workspace offerings help customers deliver any application on any cloud across any device. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, VMware is committed to being a force for good, from its breakthrough technology innovations to its global impact.