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Gartner Invest Analyst Insight: Cisco Announces Plans to Acquire Viptela for $610 Million

Published: 02 May 2017

ID: G00332404

Analyst(s): Frank Marsala

Summary

Cisco announced its intent to acquire Viptela, a pure-play SD-WAN startup that has been gaining traction and visibility in the market. Cisco will have to smoothly integrate Viptela with its other WAN offerings, which include the ISR 4000 router and Meraki MX in certain situations.

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