VeloCloud Earns 2017 Cloud Computing Security Excellence Award -- VeloCloud Recognized for SD-WAN Security Ecosystem with Best-of-Breed Security Companies
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 21, 2017 -- VeloCloud™ Networks, Inc., the Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN company, today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN™ as a 2017 Cloud Computing Security Excellence Award winner.

The Cloud Computing Security Excellence Award, presented by Cloud Computing magazine, recognizes companies that have most effectively leveraged cloud computing security in their efforts to bring new, differentiated offerings to market.

"Recognizing leaders in the advancement of cloud computing, TMC and Cloud Computing magazine are proud to announce VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN as a recipient of the Cloud Computing Security Excellence Award," said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. "VeloCloud is being honored for their achievement in bringing innovation and excellence to the market, while leveraging the latest technology trends."

VeloCloud has led the SD-WAN Security Technology Partner Program, establishing partnerships with the industry's best-in-class security companies, including Check Point Software, Forcepoint, Fortinet, IBM Security, Symantec, VMware and Zscaler.

The SD-WAN Security Technology Partner Program blends the industry’s most flexible enterprise SD-WAN architecture with the world’s best-of-breed security solutions. VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN enables enterprises to run advanced wide area networks that incorporate security at the edge, at the data center and in the cloud, all under a single uniform business policy. The resulting secure SD-WAN solution strengthens security by simplification and automation while reducing costs related to box sprawl and manual operations.

"This Cloud Computing Security Excellence Award from TMC recognizes the continued broad industry momentum and growth of the VeloCloud SD-WAN Security Technology Partner Program," said Steve Woo, Vice President of Products & Co-Founder. "VeloCloud seamlessly integrates best of breed security virtual network functions (VNF) on the Velocloud Edge, via our globally distributed VeloCloud Gateways, and by chaining with cloud security partners. This is driving the next wave of branch office security, simplification and cost reductions for Enterprises and Service Providers."

VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN enables Enterprises to securely support application growth, network agility, and simplified branch and end-point implementations while delivering optimized access to cloud services, private data centers and enterprise applications. Global Service Providers are able to increase revenue, deliver advanced services and increase flexibility by delivering elastic transport, performance for cloud applications, and integrated advanced services all via a zero-touch deployment and operations model. Both Enterprises and Service Providers benefit from the virtualized CPE (vCPE) at the edge, multi-tenant cloud gateway architecture and the ability to support real-time applications over private, broadband, and wireless links continuing to demonstrate that The Cloud is the Network.

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About VeloCloud

VeloCloud Networks™, Inc. is the Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN company, a Gartner Cool Vendor, the Frost & Sullivan Product Leader in the SD-WAN Solution Market, and a Best of Interop and Best of VMworld® winner. The company simplifies branch WAN networking by automating deployment and improving performance over private, broadband Internet and LTE links for today’s increasingly distributed enterprises.

VeloCloud SD-WAN includes: a choice of public, private or hybrid cloud network for enterprise-grade connection to cloud and enterprise applications; branch office enterprise appliances and optional data center appliances; software-defined control and automation; and virtual services delivery. VeloCloud has received financing from investors including NEA, Venrock, March Capital Partners, Hermes Growth Partners, Telstra Ventures, Khazanah Nasional Berhad, Cisco Investments, and The Fabric, and is headquartered in Mountain View, Calif.