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Tag: NaaS


Software, Technology

Unlocking Agility and Efficiency: Enterprise APIs Streamline Network Operations

May 8, 2024

Via: Network Computing

Enterprise digital transformation initiatives are driving the need for more agile, efficient, and automated network operations. As organizations migrate and adopt hybrid/multi-cloud environments, the complexity of managing network services increases significantly. A lack of standardized automation between enterprise systems and […]


Monitoring&Analysis

What is Network-as-a-Service (NaaS)? A Complete Guide

March 11, 2024

Via: Network Computing

Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) is much more than an emerging subscription model for corporate networks. With NaaS, the provider is responsible for buying and managing the routers, switches, load balancers, firewalls, and other security devices that once made up the infrastructure of […]


Software, Technology

NaaS and Edge Cloud: Agility and Efficiency for the Modern Enterprise

December 14, 2023

Via: Network Computing

In today’s hyper-connected and data-driven world, businesses require a flexible and efficient network infrastructure that can keep up with ever-changing demands in an increasingly competitive digital landscape. Traditional cloud-based solutions offer flexibility but struggle with latency and scalability, especially for […]


Technology, Wireless

BT stitches metro edge connectivity and computing into Global Fabric service

December 1, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

BT has started to roll-out its global network-as-a-service (NaaS) offer in carrier neutral metro-edge cloud facilities (CNFs) around the world. The service, offered as Global Fabric, was announced in October; the UK-based telecoms group has since expanded a deal with […]


News

Singtel launches new NaaS offerings for enterprises

October 11, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Singaporean operator Singtel announced the launch of a new suite of network solutions and services aimed at “[modernizing] the digital network infrastructure” of enterprises. The new offering, dubbed Singtel CUBΣ, adopts a Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) approach, to make it easier for […]


News

Global NaaS Event Roundup: Taking NaaS and SASE Forward

October 6, 2023

Via: Network Computing

This week’s Global NaaS Event (GNE) in Dallas, run by MEF, reminded me of past networking and telecom conferences that focused on nascent topics and technology that had caught the imagination of the industry and were poised for rapid growth. […]


Software, Technology

The Evolution of NaaS APIs and What it Means for the Enterprise

October 2, 2023

Via: Network Computing

As connectivity demands explode, Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) is expected to play a critical role. Similar to cloud computing, NaaS eliminates the need for an enterprise to buy and manage WAN routers, switches, next-generation firewalls, VPN boxes, and more. However, enterprises that […]


News

Empowering Enterprise IT: The Transformative Power of Network-as-a-Service (NaaS)

September 18, 2023

Via: Network Computing

In today’s interconnected digital landscape, enterprises must navigate a complex web to meet their evolving networking needs. To streamline operations, Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) has emerged as a transformative force empowering enterprise IT in new ways. This paradigm shift has the potential […]


News

Nitel goes global with international network-as-a-service plans

July 24, 2023

Via: Network World

Nitel’s newest service offering takes the company’s existing network-as-a-service out of North America and into the international market, as the company announces the availability of its SASE capabilities and NaaS to 34 global regions. Nitel’s key offering is a full […]


Software, Technology

API Standardization and Its Role in Next-gen Networking

July 24, 2023

Via: Network Computing

Enterprises these days rely on services and applications that are composed of multiple elements that must be tightly integrated and work together. That means the application programming interfaces (APIs) that make services and functions available to others, and allow businesses […]


Editorial

What Is NaaS, and How Does It Work? Definition, Advantages, Challenges, and Examples

May 18, 2023

Via: Lilian Cooper

Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) platforms allow organizations to rent network infrastructures, reducing the time and expense of implementing this in-house. Enterprises benefit from this technology, as it enables quicker, more reliable, and secure performance, offering remote access and predictable expense forecasting through […]


Hardware, Technology

Who is selling NaaS, and what do you get?

April 24, 2023

Via: Network World

Vendors of all stripes—network hardware vendors, telcos, hyperscalers, and a new generation of cloud-based upstarts—are jumping on the network-as-a-service (NaaS) bandwagon, so it can be confusing to sort out who is offering what. Even the definition of NaaS is somewhat […]


Software, Technology

Juniper Networks Unveils New NaaS Enhancements to its Leading AIOps Platform

August 26, 2022

Via: The Fast Mode

Juniper Networks announced new Network as a Service (NaaS) enhancements to their leading AIOps platform that further facilitate the deployment and management of wired, wireless and secure SD-WAN network services via Juniper MSP and reseller partners. By combining best-in-class platform […]


Software, Technology

NaaS: Is it right for you, and how do you pick a vendor?

June 29, 2022

Via: Network World

Enterprises have become comfortable switching from the purchase-and-refresh cycle for servers, storage and applications to a cloud-based as-a-service approach. So, why not take the same tack when it comes to the network? That’s the concept behind Network-as-a-Service (NaaS), which promises […]


Technology, Wireless

Verizon Business adds VMware SD-WAN to its managed services

March 7, 2022

Via: Network World.com

Verizon Business has added VMware to its global managed-SD-WAN portfolio as part of its Network as a Service (NaaS) strategy. Verizon made the announcement at the Mobile World Conference event in Barcelona. Verizon’s Managed SD-WAN is designed for hybrid-cloud environments […]


Software, Technology

Verizon expands automated interconnect solution with Equinix

August 13, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Recognizing “shifting market demands,” Verizon Business and Equinox are partnering to expand Verizon’s Software-Defined Interconnect (SDI) solution to enable global enterprise and public sector customers to connect MPLS and Ethernet private networking services to hundreds of cloud, infrastructure and service […]


News

Network-as-a-Service explained

May 25, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Today, we work and live in an increasingly digital world, which not only gives individuals and businesses the agility and flexibility to create, share and store information virtually but also allows them to access a wide range of subscription-based virtual […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security, Software

Meta Networks builds user security into its Network-as-a-Service

April 1, 2019

Via: Networkworld Security

Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) is growing in popularity and availability for those organizations that don’t want to host their own LAN or WAN, or that want to complement or replace their traditional network with something far easier to manage. With NaaS, a […]


Monitoring&Analysis

KT selects Oracle Communications for 5G business services

February 14, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Korea Telecom will use Oracle Communications for the deployment of the 5G Policy Control Function (PCF) in the deployment of its 5G networks. The deployment will enable the Korean telco to provide new network-as-a-service (NaaS) offerings for businesses. Oracle noted […]