GTT managed SD-WAN service leverages VeloCloud technology

GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), a global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, has launched its Managed SD-WAN (software-defined wide area networking) service, the company said.

The service will expand the breadth and flexibility of GTT´s cloud networking services, supporting the rapid growth of enterprise network traffic and connecting people across organizations and around the world.

GTT is uniquely positioned to deliver a managed SD-WAN service, with assets that include a Tier 1 IP network ranked top five in the world, extensive connectivity to leading cloud service providers across 300+ global points of presence, and a broad portfolio of diverse last mile connectivity options to any location in the world.

GTT Managed SD-WAN service will utilize VeloCloud´s Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN technology, building on GTT´s success in delivering hybrid WAN services.

IDC has forecast that the worldwide SD-WAN market for infrastructure and services will exceed USD 6bn in 2020. For the 2015–2020 period, IDC estimates that the compound annual growth rate (CAGR) for SD-WAN will be 93 percent.1

GTT provides multinationals with a better way to reach the cloud through its suite of cloud networking services, including wide area networking, Internet, managed services and voice services. The company´s Tier 1 IP network, ranked in the top five worldwide, connects clients to any location in the world and any application in the cloud. GTT delivers an outstanding client experience by living its core values of simplicity, speed and agility.