SD-WAN Services

Transform your WAN with Secure Software-driven Networking
Plan-B has teamed up with Fortinet to deliver both security and networking capabilities in a unified industry-leading Secure SD-WAN solution

The Benefits of SD-WAN for your Business

As the use of business-critical, cloud-based applications and tools continues to increase, distributed businesses with multiple remote offices, are switching from performance-inhibited wide-area networks (WANs) to software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) architectures.

The Benefits of SD-WAN for your Business

SD-WAN offers business application steering, cost savings, and performance for Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications, as well as unified communication services.

Offering a network agnostic Secure SD-WAN, we are able to work with your business to implement the best solution – using either a fully-managed or co-managed service.


Plan B – Accenting the SD-WAN Positives

Despite New Zealand’s excellent network infrastructure, many companies are still paying high WAN costs with traditional carriers. Some have experienced applications slowing as users on the edge increasingly access cloud-based SaaS applications with traffic routed through head offices or centralised highly contended internet.

Others are seeing higher costs as they’re expected to manage multiple services of increased complexity, with increased security risks.

These are some of the issues SD-WAN is designed to address.

Selecting the right SD-WAN solution for a specific implementation sometimes requires a few compromises, but security should never be one of them.

There are several options for combining SD-WAN networking and advanced security, typically requiring that security is offloaded to separate box, Virtual Machine or the Cloud. There is only one solution that can truly be called Secure SD-WAN and that solution comes from Fortinet, the leader in network security.

SD-WAN is doing to enterprise WANs what cloud did to enterprise data centres almost a decade ago
- Frost & Sullivan, WAN Edge Survey Report

Plan-B has developed a WAN service solution that provides customers with all of the benefits of Secure SD-WAN without the risk. Offering fully managed or co-managed options Plan-B is able to provide a solution that combines the technical benefits of Fortinet’s Secure SD-WAN with our technical expertise, visibility, control and agility.

Secure from the Edge

In a volatile SD-WAN Market, the Plan-B/Fortinet solution is a safe bet. As cloud-based applications and tools like voice and video become increasingly critical to distributed businesses, our Secure SD-WAN solution can help organisations embrace the benefits of Digital Transformation without bottlenecking application performance, impacting end-user productivity, or putting data at risk.

Secure from the Edge

To get the full lowdown on whether SD-WAN is right for your business and how an optimised Plan B SD-WAN solution can give you the edge, download our Full-Spec SD-WAN eBook.

  • The Plan B/Fortinet SD-WAN solution
  • All the Benefits and Security priorities
  • Key Capabilities of our Secure SD_WAN
  • SD-WAN Myths and Legends

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