CLOUD-MANAGED, SOFTWARE-DEFINED INFRASTRUCTURE KEY TO SCALING SD-WAN AND SD-SECURITY

| April 18, 2019

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According to the Avant Communications 2019 Cloud Channel Survey, conducted by Edge Strategies, having next generation cloud services in the solution providers’ portfolio seem to enable them to sell more data and voice services. The top four services that Avant’s Channel Partners expect to sell in two years are Data Networks (39%), UCaaS (67%), SD-WAN (61%) and Security-as-a-Service (45%) – with 5G and Managed IOT emerging as areas to watch for in the future.

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We are a digitally native technology services company. We dream and build digital journeys that matter to millions of users. We are the place where engineering, design, and innovation meet scale. Globant has more than 5,300 professionals in 12 countries working for companies like Google, Linkedin, JWT, EA, and Coca Cola among others. We were included in the Cool Vendor in Business Process Services Report by Gartner. We were also featured as a business case study at Harvard, MIT, and Stanford. We were named a Worldwide Leader of Digital Strategy Consulting Services by IDC MarketScape Report (2016).

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We are a digitally native technology services company. We dream and build digital journeys that matter to millions of users. We are the place where engineering, design, and innovation meet scale. Globant has more than 5,300 professionals in 12 countries working for companies like Google, Linkedin, JWT, EA, and Coca Cola among others. We were included in the Cool Vendor in Business Process Services Report by Gartner. We were also featured as a business case study at Harvard, MIT, and Stanford. We were named a Worldwide Leader of Digital Strategy Consulting Services by IDC MarketScape Report (2016).

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