GCI revamps managed services delivery with Juniper Networks SD-WAN

Thursday 22 February 2018 | 17:14 CET | News
Alaskan telecommunications company GCI deployed Juniper's Contrail SD-WAN to create new service offerings and expand into new markets with its virtual managed service platform, CloudFlex SD-WAN. GCI's CloudFlex, enabled by Juniper's Contrail SD-WAN, comprised of Contrail Service Orchestration, the NFX250 Network Services Platform, the SRX Series Services Gateway and the vSRX Virtual Firewall, allows the operator to offer enterprises new services, such as managed SD-WAN, managed security and other virtual network functions in the future without needing to install physical appliances on-site

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed
Companies: GCI
Countries: United States
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


ZTE, InfoVista enter strategic alliance agreement for SD-WAN

Published 27 Feb 2018 15:35 CET | World
ZTE and InfoVista announced at MWC a strategic alliance and the general availability of their integrated product. The partners ...

AT&T expands hybrid networking options globally

Published 23 Feb 2018 09:50 CET | World
AT&T said it's expanding its AT&T SD-WAN – Network Based offer to more than 150 countries and territories. The platform was first ...

GCI launches Radio Access Network platform with Altiostar

Published 22 Feb 2018 08:47 CET | United States
Alaska-based telecommunications provider GCI selected Altiostar to supply virtualised RAN (vRAN) technology to support GCI's ...

GCI completes construction of broadband network in rural Alaska

Published 22 Aug 2017 09:27 CET | United States
Alaska-based operator GCI completed the heavy construction phase of its Terrestrial for Every Rural Region in Alaska network, a ...

GCI taps Synacor for hosted email, TV authentication

Published 10 Aug 2017 16:21 CET | United States
Alaskan operator GCI expanded its partnership with Synacor by entering into a new multi-year agreement. The deal includes an ...

GCI acquires Blue Chip

Published 04 Jul 2017 09:09 CET | United Kingdom
UK managed services provider GCI announced the acquisition of Blue Chip, a provider of fully managed IT services to large SMEs, ...

GCI picks CSG Managed Services

Published 11 May 2017 07:49 CET | United States
Alaska-based GCI contracted CSG International to leverage its CSG Intermediate data mediation platform and managed service ...