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Top Challenge for Managed SD-WAN Providers is SASE!

Top Challenge for Managed SD-WAN Providers is SASE!

By Rosemary Cochran, Principal & Co-Founder, Vertical Systems Group June 9, 2022SASE is the top business challenge for providers of Carrier Managed SD-WAN Services. The next three significant challenges are security integration for multiple SD-WAN platforms, volatility in the workplace and retention of an experienced workforce.Research for this analysis is based on verbatim responses from ...
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U.S. Fiber Lit Buildings Landscape 2021

STATFlash: U.S. Business Fiber Reaches 1.3 Million Buildings in 2021

More than 1.3 million or 24.7% of the 5+ million commercial buildings in the U.S. are lit with optical fiber, according to latest ENS @Fiber Plus research from Vertical Systems Group ...
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U.S. SD-WAN Revenue 2026

STATFlash: U.S. Carrier Managed SD-WAN Services Surge to $7.8 Billion by 2026

New research quantifies revenue and site projections, WAN Access connectivity, customer site configurations, MPLS migration, Service Provider market shares and more ...
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Worldwide Carrier Ethernet by Region

Worldwide Carrier Ethernet Port Demand Recovers as Revenue Growth Slows

Carrier Ethernet continues to be the strategic data service delivered by network providers throughout the world to customers requiring higher speed, high performance, secure connectivity. Demand varies considerably across the four regions tracked by Vertical Systems Group – U.S., Asia/Pacific, Europe, and Rest of World (RoW) ...
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Podcast: The Future of SD-WAN in a Fast Changing Networking Market

Podcast: The Future of SD-WAN in a Fast Changing Networking Market

Erin Dunne, Director of Research at Vertical Systems Group, sits for an interview with Business Innovation Leaders Forum Podcast Host Julian Patterson ...
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U.S. Carrier Ethernet Gigabit revenue and ports

STATFlash: Gigabit Services Now the Largest and Fastest Growing Source of U.S. Carrier Ethernet Revenue

Gigabit services are the largest and fastest growing source of U.S. retail Carrier Ethernet revenue., according to latest ENS @Ethernet research from Vertical Systems Group ...
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NEWSFlash: May 2021

NEWSFlash: May 2021

In this NEWSFlash: 
> STATFlash: 2020 Fiber Lit Landscape
> LEADERBOARD: 2020 U.S. Fit Lit Buildings
> Digital Events: Fiber For Breakfast, MEF Infinite Edge ...
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U.S. Fiber Lit Buildings Landscape 2020

STATFlash: 2020 U.S. Business Fiber Availability

New deployments of optical fiber to U.S. commercial buildings and data centers expanded in 2020 despite the pandemic but vary widely based on size of building, according to latest ENS @Fiber Plus research from Vertical Systems Group ...
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Fierce Telecom Industry Voices: Who needs to SASE!

Fierce Telecom Industry Voices: Who needs to SASE!

SD-WAN security extends beyond the notion of SASE. Security for enterprise networks is a nonstop challenge, requirements vary considerably, solutions are multifaceted, and WAN connectivity choices really matter ...
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Podcast: Analyst Erin Dunne's forecasts for fiber and SD-WAN markets

Podcast: Analyst Erin Dunne’s forecasts for fiber and SD-WAN markets

Guest: Erin Dunne, Director of Research at Vertical Systems Group Hosts: Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Senior Editor, Light Reading Phil Harvey, Editor-in-Chief, Light Reading ...
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