Historically, the Internet was a best-effort tangle of networks. It wasn’t secure or reliable enough to meet business needs, and it certainly didn’t perform well enough to support latency-sensitive or bandwidth-intensive business applications. SD-WAN is changing all of that.

Software-defined networking simplifies the management and operation of your global infrastructure. By decoupling hardware from orchestration, you’ll improve cost, reliability and security.

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Meeting the challenge of the digital age with SD-WAN

New to SD-WAN? Download our guide: Meeting the challenge of the digital age with SD-WAN

  • Learn about the fundamentals of SD-WAN technology
  • See the truth behind the common myths about SD-WAN
  • Find out how other enterprises are approaching their journeys toward a software-defined environment

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Find out where you are in your digital transformation

Digital transformation is enabling enterprises to migrate to the cloud much more quickly than in the past. But it also makes WAN management and keeping up with the evolution of IT and end-user demands more difficult. Businesses hoping to compete in today’s marketplace need network infrastructure that’s as agile as they are.

With end-to-end orchestration, from end users to cloud-based applications, Flexible SD-WAN is fully automated. Our AI engines process and analyze the data coming back from the network and update existing configurations to instantly and automatically adapt to the right level of network performance, risk and reliability.

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We have designed Flexible SD-WAN to simplify the evolution of your existing network and ensure that it's ready for future requirements. You can evolve at your own pace and experience on-demand virtualized services that can be deployed on a Universal CPE.

Are you ready to take the leap? Answer a few questions to discover your current infrastructure profile and your road to a software-defined future.

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Siemens AG extends contract with Orange Business for global SD-WAN infrastructure

"We chose Orange Business because we see it as a prime partner with the ability to deliver seamless worldwide SD-WAN coverage with the highest degree of security standards – especially to protect against threats from the Internet, quality of service, local support and an attractive price-performance ratio."

Frederik Janssen, Head of Siemens IT Infrastructure Portfolio and Strategy

Siemens AG extends contract with Orange Business Services for global SD-WAN infrastructure


IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Managed SD-WAN 2020 Vendor Assessment

With enterprise adoption of managed SD-WAN services on the rise, service providers are adopting differentiation strategies that emphasize their ability to simplify the full life cycle customer deployment experience.

The IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT suppliers in a given market. Find out where Orange Business stands in this report.


Why Orange Business?

With our SD-WAN cloud design, we can control and optimize the performance of your cloud application on an end-to-end basis, from the user to the cloud data center. We'll automatically select the right connectivity – Internet or MPLS – with the right performance for each cloud application. With Flexible SD-WAN, you'll benefit from a cost-effective solution and an optimized end-user experience when deploying a new application in the cloud.

Security is a major topic to consider when deploying SD-WAN, and our 1,000 security experts all over the world will ensure a safe SD-WAN deployment by enforcing your company security policy: cloud and Internet security with our partner Zscaler or advanced virtualized security functions in your branch office.

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Blog I 24 March 2021
Now is the time to kick-start your SD-WAN transformation
Network stability, security and performance are central to digital transformation, which is where SD-WAN comes in.

Blog I 24 March 2021
Integrated end-to-end security in your SD-WAN deployment
SD-WAN can open up new vulnerabilities for network and applications, so integrated end-to-end security must be a priority.

Blog I 22 August 2019
Flexing our SD-WAN muscle
MEF is driving agile, assured and secure communications essential to digital transformation.

Blog I 05 August 2019
Orange and Nokia set a world first for SD-WAN over 5G
The promise of mobile connectivity that is 10x faster, with a latency 10x less, is generating considerable interest.

Blog I 20 May 2019
WAN Summit Frankfurt: get under the hood of SD-WAN
Review adoption experiences, evaluate results and look at network management changes motivated by SD-WAN.

Blog I 23 April 2019
Picking your SD-WAN partner – Lessons from the WAN Summit in New York
This panel offered the audience a compelling discussion on the best way to deploy SD-WAN technologies.

Blog I 31 October 2018
Your guide to a successful SD-WAN proof of concept
Part 2: Turn your network transformation strategy into reality – from proof of concept tests to real world deployment.

Blog I 31 October 2018
Six steps to a successful SD-WAN pilot program
Part 3: Turn your network transformation strategy into reality – from proof of concept tests to real world deployment.

Blog I 31 October 2018
SD-WAN: Five steps to a successful deployment
Part 4: Turn your network transformation strategy into reality – from proof of concept tests to real world deployment.

Blog I 30 October 2018
12 essential steps to network transformation with SD-WAN
Part 1: Turn your network transformation strategy into reality – from proof of concept tests to real world deployment.

Magazine I 25 September 2018
Branching out: SD-WAN meets the intelligent edge
How does SD-Branch work, and why is its future success inextricably linked to intelligent edge computing?

Blog I 10 September 2018
The importance of standardization for SDN
SDN's lack of mature standards is making for a very complex environment for enterprises to buy into.

Blog I 25 July 2018
SD-WAN: A game changer for Asia Pacific
SD-WAN is well-placed to take a firm hold in Asia Pacific, were it's the perfect marriage of technology and terrain.

Webinar I 04 July 2018
Orange and Cisco Viptela: 6 steps to successful SD-WAN adoption
In this webinar replay, learn how we can help you along each step of your SD-WAN journey.

Magazine I 02 July 2018
4 reasons why SD-WAN can help your business
These four drivers for SD-WAN are helping enterprises get ahead of the competition. Learn more.

Blog I 20 June 2018
SD-WAN: What it is and why you might need it
Understand what SD-WAN is, why you might need it and how to best go about implementing it in your organization.

Blog I 05 June 2018
The SD-WAN "DIY or managed services" conumdrum
It’s critical that enterprises know exactly what each option entails before they make a decision.

Blog I 07 May 2018
MSI: Meeting the challenges of SD-WAN
While performance and cost improvements can be made, MSI also creates a bewildering number of contracts to manage.