Worth Reading: Cisco’s Viptella Challenge

When Cisco announced its intent to acquire leading SD-WAN vendor Viptela in May of 2017, the network industry buzzed with conversation. Now, we’re in the quiet purgatory while we wait for regulatory approval. Since the deal hasn’t been finalized yet, neither company can say much about their plans for integration. But it’s clear that a few challenges await Cisco as they consider how to integrate Viptela’s solution into their WAN portfolio. —Eyvonne Sharp @ Packet Pushers