Reports & Whitepapers


This syndication analyzes developments and accomplishments in the emerging field of Software-Defined Wide Area Networking (SD-WAN). SD-WAN is a new breed of networking solution for enterprise networking deployments (both private + managed) that promises both efficiency + scale + the opportunity for ...

April 2, 2020, 7:27 p.m.

Business Case for Cisco Intelligent WAN

ACG Research analyzed four approaches to replacing all or some MPLS VPN WAN services with business broadband Internet services without compromising network availability. It found service cost sav ...

Jan. 31, 2020, 11:50 a.m.

Intent-Based Networking with Apstra AOS: Market Impact Report

Apstra is a pure play IBN pioneer focused on eliminating the complexities and inefficiencies that plague modern data center operations, delivering log-scale improvements in network operation expe ...

Feb. 3, 2020, 5:27 p.m.

Orchestrating Dynamic Enterprise Services

Overcoming the Challenges of SD-WAN and vCPE Mass Deployment: An ACG White Paper In order to adapt to changing customer expectations and increasing competition from a new generation of cloud an ...

Feb. 3, 2020, 5:28 p.m.

Nuage/ALU on the VNS Solution in an SP Context

Accelerating time to deployment, enabling differentiation, achieving policy continuity for services and applications from the endpoint to the cloud, and streamlining operations with the same automatio ...

April 2, 2020, 1:25 p.m.

Calculate Your ROI with SD-WAN

Customers are moving to SD-WAN because they realize that traditional router-centric architectures that backhaul all application traffic to headquarters is impairing the performance of SaaS application ...

April 2, 2020, 1:57 p.m.

The Economic Benefits of Session Smart Routing in SD-WAN and Cloud Networks

128 Technology is delivering an SD-WAN solution that is clearly differentiated from the competition. Where traditional SD-WAN has delivered incremental benefit on legacy infrastructure, 128 has built ...

April 2, 2020, 7:04 p.m.


ACG Research conducted two use cases to show how businesses are using managed network services to support their network-centric business strategies while minimizing management costs and freeing up int ...

April 2, 2020, 7:20 p.m.

Business Case for Cisco SDN for the WAN

Traffic requirements are growing rapidly because of the widespread acceptance of online video services, cloud computing, and mobile broadband. WAN costs also are rising with traffic growth in part bec ...