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"We pay for the Cisco Customer Care support, which is a couple of hundred dollars.""80 percent reduction in WAN costs. There are no MPLS or P2P circuits left in the organization.""Cisco is more expensive than some competing products.""SD-WAN as a service is probably something in the neighborhood of $100 to $200 a month per location.""The costs are a bit on the high side.""It is much cheaper than other solutions. Most of our clients are the top 500 companies, and they all have a corporate contract.""The license model is too complex with too many flavors and options. You might not be able to see it from an end user's point of view, but from a telco point of view, their license model is too complex. They should have a flexible license model. If you want to have good pricing, you need to buy it for a two-year, four-year, or five-year license immediately. Some other vendors have much more flexible license models.""It is going to be on a yearly basis. There are no additional costs."

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Top Answer: The solution can scale. We haven't had any issues doing so.
Top Answer: I can't speak to the costs associated with the product. We get involved with just the installations, that's all.
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Overview

Deploy software-defined WAN without compromising the application experience.

What is SD-WAN?
Software-defined WAN is a new way to orchestrate routing over any mix of WAN connections - like broadband, MPLS and LTE. It improves your Total Cost of Ownership and makes the WAN much easier to deploy and manage.

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Comms Service Provider44%
Transportation Company11%
Real Estate/Law Firm11%
Computer Software Company11%
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Comms Service Provider38%
Computer Software Company22%
Manufacturing Company4%
Energy/Utilities Company4%
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Small Business49%
Midsize Enterprise17%
Large Enterprise34%
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Midsize Enterprise15%
Large Enterprise63%
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Cisco SD-WAN is ranked 2nd in Software Defined WAN (SD-WAN) Solutions with 38 reviews while Silver Peak Unity Orchestrator is ranked 27th in Software Defined WAN (SD-WAN) Solutions. Cisco SD-WAN is rated 8.0, while Silver Peak Unity Orchestrator is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Cisco SD-WAN writes "Stable, cutting-edge, and robust". On the other hand, Cisco SD-WAN is most compared with Fortinet FortiGate, VMware SD-WAN, Versa FlexVNF, Meraki SD-WAN and VMware NSX, whereas Silver Peak Unity Orchestrator is most compared with Prisma SD-WAN.

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