The 10 Coolest New Networking Products Of 2021 (So Far)
The pandemic prompted a slew of new networking offerings to come to market that embraced emerging trends, such as multi-cloud, AI, edge networking and automation. Here’s 10 new networking products that solution providers should know about.
Versa Networks, a security and SD-WAN specialist, this year injected more SASE functions into its popular SD-WAN offering for smaller customers, Versa Titan. Now, that platform includes Secure Web Gateway (SWG) and Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA), which have been added to Titan’s existing SD-WAN, routing, Next Generation Firewall (NGFW), IDS/IPS, Anti-Virus/Anti-Malware, Role-Based Access Control, and User and Entity Behavior Analytics.
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the company in 2020 introduced its software-based Versa Secure Access, which gives channel partners a scalable, remote access service
that lets customers securely connect to applications in both private and public clouds. The offering requires no physical appliances or VPN concentrators that have to be shipped to employees’ homes, Versa told CRN at the time.