“Cloud solutions are common enough in school systems that teachers, students and administrators use the cloud many times a day, not only for remote learning but for everyday tasks,” John says.
He emphasizes that a reliable, strong network connection is critical for seamless cloud data transmission. The ability to transmit data efficiently and directly to various cloud providers is a key pillar of SD-WAN, ensuring optimal and reliable connections regardless of location or cloud service provider.
Abe Ankumah, vice president and general manager of VMware’s SD-WAN and secure access service edge (SASE) business, underscores that SD-WAN optimizes connectivity and network performance by intelligently routing traffic, avoiding disruptions and ensuring quality experiences.
Scalability Allows SD-WAN to Better Reach All K–12 School Campuses
One of the most compelling advantages of SD-WAN is its scalability. Educational institutions often require connections that span diverse locations, from campuses to branch sites. SD-WAN empowers organizations to establish secure connections across these environments through a single platform.