Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise enriches its portfolio with Versa Networks SD-WAN & SASE solutions

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Stephane Robineau. EVP Networks Business Division.

Dubai, UAE: Leading provider of digital age network solutions, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise chooses transformative technology from Versa Networks to enhance software-defined network solutions.

Industry-leading Versa Networks technology integrates seamlessly with existing Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise solutions, allowing customers to benefit from cost savings, agility, and flexibility of SD-WAN (Software-Defined Wide Area Network) & SASE (Secure Access Service Edge) with quick and easy installation.

By integrating Versa Networks technology with Versa Titan & SASE into its portfolio, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise can expand its networking solutions for mid-size organization and the advantages brought by Shortest Path Bridging (SPB), simplified configuration and optimised security across multiple remote locations.

Dedicated to innovation and providing its customers with the highest quality solutions, ALE selected Versa Networks’ Titan solution to expand its capabilities from LAN and WLAN to SD-WAN, unifying network configuration, user and IoT management, security rules and operations across multiple branches.

Stephan Robineau, EVP Network Business Division at Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, said: “We’re thrilled to partner with Versa Networks, a recognized and awarded leader for SASE and SD-WAN technologies. Their solutions for branch office Cloud and security services fit perfectly with our Enterprise networking solutions designed to simplify IT automation, secure IoT connectivity deployment and integrate quickly with business workflows.  By leveraging this transformative technology, we enrich our new Network as a Service offer with complementary solutions to meet the business demands of today, but also future-proof enterprise IT operations

The product of this global partnership will become accessible first in Europe before extending worldwide in the next couple of months. Versa Networks’ leading technology matched with Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise’s global footprint, volume of business partners and customer-base will see enterprise connectivity taken to the next level for hundreds of businesses across the globe.

“Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise continues to be a leader in delivering digital age networking, communications and Cloud solutions via the cloud, on-premises, or as a hybrid model.  As the leader in SASE, Versa is excited to collaborate with Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise to maximize security, connectivity, and performance for small, medium, and large businesses via the leading Versa Titan solution”, said Hector Avalos, VP EMEA at Versa Networks.
 “Versa Titan delivers integrated Secure SDWAN with SASE services managed from the cloud, making it easier for IT to manage and secure their branches, remote users and multi-cloud applications”.

About Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise:

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise delivers the customised technology experiences enterprises need to make everything connect.

ALE provides digital-age networking, communications and cloud solutions with services tailored to ensure customers’ success, with flexible business models in the cloud, on premises, and hybrid. All solutions have built-in security and limited environmental impact.

Over 100 years of innovation have made Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise a trusted advisor to more than a million customers all over the world.

With headquarters in France and 3,400 business partners worldwide, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise achieves an effective global reach with a local focus.

About Versa Networks:

Versa Networks, the leader in SASE, combines extensive security, advanced networking, industry leading SD-WAN, genuine multitenancy, and sophisticated analytics via the cloud, on-premises, or as a blended combination of both to meet SASE requirements for small to extremely large enterprises and Service Providers, and via the simplified Versa Titan cloud service designed for Lean IT. Thousands of customers globally with hundreds of thousands of sites trust Versa with their networks, security, and clouds. Versa Networks is privately held and funded by Sequoia Capital, Mayfield, Artis Ventures, Verizon Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Liberty Global Ventures, Princeville Capital, RPS Ventures and Triangle Peak Partners.