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Cisco buys SD-WAN specialist Viptela for USD 610 mln

Tuesday 2 May 2017 | 07:33 CET | News
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Cisco said it plans to acquire Viptela, a software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) company based in San Jose, for USD 610 million in cash. The company said the deal will extend its own SD-WAN portfolio with increased functionality and simplicity delivered through the cloud, and help it develop new SD-WAN systems, combining Viptela's cloud first network management, orchestration and overlay technologies with Cisco's routing platforms, services, and SD-WAN capabilities from Cisco. The Viptela team will join the Enterprise Routing team within the Networking and Security Business led by senior

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