4 gains realized with hybrid networking

Instead of treating the private enterprise network and public internet separately, many organizations mix MPLS and internet services to exploit the best characteristics of each. A recent Ovum report shows that enterprise IT departments that have adopted hybrid networking realized several significant improvements.

Reliability

32% improved
in network uptime

Broadband

28% increase 
in application performance

Speed

28% faster
network speeds

Security

20% savings in network
and operating costs
Hybrid networking is an important component of SD-WAN that adds measurable value, speed and efficiency to organizations, allowing them to build more resilient and secure networks, improve application performance, and connect new sites faster.

For more information on the other three components of an adaptive network, read the full white paper by Ovum.

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Ovum, Real improvements, real life gains: enterprises realize the benefits of adaptive networking, 2019.