Full-featured SD-WAN Solution Deep Dive

Learn about the capabilities you should expect to find in a full-featured SD-WAN design and how these features operate within the larger Secure SD-WAN architecture.

SD-WAN Growth Report 2020

Futuriom outlines the market trends for SD-WAN in their June 2020 report and provides their predictions for growth and change in the space.

Versa Redefines McLarens F1 Speed Strategy

NTT Communications and Versa Networks provide McLaren with reliability, security, stability, and flexible management of their data traffic flows so they can set up a secure, optimized network connectivity in preparation of race weekend.

 
Versa Secure SD-WAN – Simple, Secure, and Reliable Branch to Multi-Cloud Connectivity

Versa Secure SD-WAN is a single software platform that offers multi-layered security and enables multi-cloud connectivity for Enterprises.

 
Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAN Edge Infrastructure, 2020

Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant report analyzes the various vendors in the WAN edge market and Versa is positioned as a Leader.

Versa Networks - Explained in 1 minute

Learn about the Versa Secure SD-WAN solution in a high-level, one minute overview.

 
Versa Secure SD-WAN – Simple, Secure, and Reliable Branch to Multi-Cloud Connectivity

Versa Secure SD-WAN is a single software platform that offers multi-layered security and enables multi-cloud connectivity for Enterprises.

Versa CSG 1000 Series

Next Generation Appliances for SD-WAN and Security

The Versa 1000 series are designed for Enterprises with high performance branch, campus, and data center WAN Edge requirements. Our premium suite of appliances, the high performance CSG1000 series deliver carrier-grade reliability, high performance and high compute capacity for enterprise-grade routing, SD-WAN, next-generation security and uCPE use-cases. The 1000 series are uniquely designed for the ideal, high-performance for WAN edge deployments with hot replaceable fans and power supply units as well as front-to-back cooling.

The CSG1000 series come with 16 high performance LAN and WAN interfaces out of which 8 are 10GE and 8 are 1GE interfaces. Also supported are Ethernet and non-Ethernet (ie: ADSL2+/VDSL2, T1E1) NIC options as well as wireless (3G, 4G-LTE, LTE Advanced-Pro, 5G, WiFi AP) options. Pre-populated with 8x SFP+ and 8x Copper GE interfaces with PoE+. Two of the 10GE interfaces are 10/5/2.5/1GE capable multi-rate Copper interfaces ideal for use with external mmWave 5G, latest GPON modems. CSG1000 appliances scale SD-WAN performance up to 14 Gbps and up to 2,000 users.

Capabilities

Versa Networks CSG series are a next-generation enterprise software-defined networking appliance that is based on Intel’s x86 latest architecture to deliver cloud-native SD-WAN, security, and routing services.


Networking + Security

Fully-featured routing, SD-WAN and layered security including NGFW, UTM and secure web gateway.

Campus or DC Edge

Designed for demanding connections of campus and data centers.

Integrated LTE

Up to two internal and two external LTE Advanced links providing unmatched resiliency and flexibility for wireless WAN.

Enterprise-grade WiFi

802.11ac high-performance dual-radio WiFi module for enterprise-grade WLAN connectivity in the branch.

POE+

8 + 4 POE+ module to connect IP Phones, cameras, IoT devices


POE+ and WiFi are optional factory installed modules. Dual-LTE is an orderable option installed from factory.

Models

CSG1300 and CSG1500 support Cat-12 LTE Advanced Pro with performance up to 600 Mbps downstream and 100 Mbps upstream with eSIM built-in and single SKU covering the global deployment (instead of the 3G/4G/LTE Advanced references).


Versa CSG1300

CSG1300 is a powerful appliance for deployment large Enterprise branch or campus sites for up to 1,000 users who require advanced Secure SD-WAN along with comprehensive advanced application and cloud-intelligent SD-WAN services on-premises.

Versa CSG1500

CSG1500 is a high performance appliance for deployment in large Enterprise branch, campus or data center for up to 2,000 users who require advanced Secure SD-WAN along with comprehensive advanced application and cloud-intelligent SD-WAN services on-premises.


Both CSG1300 and CSG1500 appliances are excellent choices as compute resources to host 3rd party software in the form of VMs, without the need to purchase any specialized hardware or compute module.


CSG1300
CSG1500
Recommended Deployment Enterprise Branch Enterprise Branch High Performance
Routing 10+ Gbps 20+ Gbps
Stateful Firewall 10+ Gbps 20+ Gbps
SD-WAN DIA 10 Gbps 20 Gbps
SD-WAN Site-to-Site 5 Gbps 13 Gbps
NGFW with SD-WAN 4 Gbps 10 Gbps
NGFW + AV with SD-WAN 1.2 Gbps 4.5 Gbps
NGFW + IPS with SD-WAN 700 Mbps 3 Gbps
NGFW + UTM with SD-WAN 450 Mbps 2 Gbps