Versa Meets Rigorous Criteria by Gartner for Inclusion in Magic Quadrant Reports Related to Secure Admission Service Border (SASE) Due to its Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision
SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#MagicQuadrant–Versa Networks, the recognized secure admission service edge (SASE) leader, today announced information technology has met rigorous criteria of Gartner for inclusion in three Magic Quadrant reports related to Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) – the 2021 Magic Quadrant for WAN Edge Infrastructureone
(at present SD-WAN) study, the 2021 Magic Quadrant for Network Firewalls2
study, and the 2022 Magic Quadrant for Security Service Edge3
Versa is included in these Magic Quadrant reports for its ability to execute and completeness of vision in each technology category. Versa is one of but three vendors – and the but privately held, solely-SASE focused vendor – included in all three Magic Quadrant reports.
Co-ordinate to Gartner, “SASE converges networking (for example, SD-WAN and L4 stateful firewall) and network security services (such as SWG, CASB and ZTNA) into a unmarried-vendor product sold as an integrated service, rather than as separate products.”four
Gartner besides says, “Vendors that lack the broad suite of capabilities required for SASE will be unable to compete long term in this market and will be regarded equally primarily fitting the tactical needs of just a smaller number of end-user organizations. Information technology vendor goals of maximizing revenue and account control by delivering a single, end-to-cease solution are enabled with a SASE offering.”4
“We believe Versa Networks’ inclusion in these three important Magic Quadrant reports validates Versa’s wealth of SASE capabilities delivered today,” said Kelly Ahuja, CEO with Versa Networks. “Versa SASE is architected in a completely unique mode, and we evangelize a truly superior secure networking platform that is aligned with where the market is today, and headed in the futurity. Our purpose-built SASE solutions power enterprise networks globally for connecting users to applications anywhere, anytime. Our platform is differentiated with tightly integrated security, superior awarding and network performance, sophisticated analytics, and advanced software-defined and network functionalities for cloud and on-premises deployments.”
Gartner likewise states, “SASE mandates the utilise of cloud edge for a pregnant portion of the networking and security services provided, although some SASE employ cases still require a portion of the service to be delivered locally (eastward.1000., SD-WAN’due south dynamic application steering between access links and basic firewall). Stronger and more mature SASE offerings will have a larger portion of the service hosted from the deject edge.” Further, “SASE mandates an integrated multiservice offer with a single policy and enforcement construct for security.”4
Versa SASE delivers tightly integrated services via the deject, on-premises, or every bit a composite combination of both via Versa Operating Organization (VOS™) with a Single-Pass Parallel Processing compages and managed through a single pane of drinking glass. Versa began delivering SASE services such as VPN, Secure SD-WAN, Border Compute Protection, Side by side-Generation Firewall, Adjacent-Generation Firewall as a Service, Secure Web Gateway (SWG), and Zero Trust Network Admission (ZTNA) more five years ago. Versa uniquely provides contextual security based on user, office, device, awarding, location, security posture of the device, and content. As the leader in the fastest growing security and networking category, SASE, and executing on SASE services for years, Versa is the merely solution proven to evangelize the industry’s leading and differentiated architecture for high performance and security.
Note one – Gartner, Inc. “Magic Quadrant for WAN Edge Infrastructure,” past Jonathan Forest, Naresh Singh, Andrew Lerner, Evan Zeng, on Sept. 20, 2021.
Note two – Gartner, Inc. “Magic Quadrant for Network Firewalls,” by Rajpreet Kaur, Jeremy D’Hoinne, Nat Smith, and Adam Hils, on November. 1, 2021.
Note 3 – Gartner, Inc. “Magic Quadrant for Security Service Edge,” past John Watts, Craig Lawson, Charlie Winckless, and Aaron McQuade, on Feb. 15, 2022.
Notation iv – Gartner, Inc. “Forecast Analysis: Secure Access Service Border, Worldwide,” by Joe Skorupa and Nat Smith, on July 27, 2021.
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About Versa Networks
Versa Networks, the leader in SASE, combines extensive security, advanced networking, industry-leading SD-WAN, genuine multitenancy, and sophisticated analytics via the deject, on-premises, or as a blended combination of both to meet SASE requirements for small to extremely large enterprises and Service Providers, and via the simplified Versa Titan cloud service designed for Lean IT. Thousands of customers globally with hundreds of thousands of sites trust Versa with their networks, security, and clouds. Versa Networks is privately held and funded by Sequoia Capital letter, Mayfield, Artis Ventures, Verizon Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Liberty Global Ventures, Princeville Uppercase, RPS Ventures and Triangle Peak Partners. For more than data, visit https://www.versa-networks.com or follow Versa Networks on Twitter @versanetworks.
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