VMware Named SD-WAN Leader for Fifth Consecutive Year
According to the latest Magic Quadrant report from research firm Gartner, virtualization king VMware continues to dominate software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN).
“We expect this vendor to continue to invest in delivering services through its cloud gateways, integrating with home Wi-Fi solutions, supporting Zero Trust at the edge, and enhancing throughput offerings,” Gartner said in its new “Magic Quadrant for SD-WAN”. Report placing VMware in the Leaders section of the report for the fifth consecutive year, which categorizes vendors into four sections—including Visionaries, Niche Vendors, and Challengers—and places them on axes for Ability to Execute and Ability to Execute classifies “completeness of vision.”
In fact, VMware is tied to Palo Alto Networks at the top of the vision axis, while only behind Fortinet on…