Tech Talks: Masergy Combines Managed SD-WAN With Advanced Security Solutions

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Is your business looking to tackle digital transformation while also prioritizing data security? Masergy has a managed Software-Defined WAN (SD-WAN) offering with next-gen cybersecurity features that can help you minimize data breach risk levels while leveraging the power of cutting-edge tech. Our team of expert consultants recently met with representatives from Masergy to discuss their managed SD-WAN solutions with advanced IT security options. Here’s a quick rundown of what this vendor has to offer and how their services could help your business reach new heights.

Provider Overview

Founded in 2000 and based in Plano, Texas, Masergy is a software-defined networking services company that delivers highly customizable and secure technology solutions to businesses around the world. In addition to managed SD-WAN solutions, the vendor provides managed security offerings to help its clients contain costs, boost productivity, improve the customer experience (CX), and overall achieve success.

Masergy also delivers cloud communications solutions including Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) and Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS). They conveniently serve as a one-stop shop for various solutions that depend on and complement each other.

Their software-defined platform serves as a strong “backbone” that gives businesses access to high-capacity, direct, secure and private access to top cloud providers, such as Google Cloud Platform, Amazon Web Services (AWS), and Microsoft Azure. This platform supports seamless coverage for clients across six continents.

Featured Offering: Masergy Managed SD-WAN With Bundled Security Solutions

These days, proactively working to prevent data breaches is top-of-mind for companies of all sizes and across all industries. With those cybersecurity concerns in mind, Masergy’s managed SD-WAN solutions’ hardware includes next-gen firewalls combined with advanced analytics and secure routing. In addition to its standard secure managed SD-WAN, this vendor also offers the following options with additional security solutions bundled in.

You can select whichever bundle best meets your specific needs. Masergy’s services are also powered by a Security Operations Center (SOC) staffed with certified IT security experts.

Masergy Managed SD-WAN with Unified Threat Management includes logging and alerting, on top of the standard secure SD-WAN.

Masergy Managed SD-WAN with Threat Monitoring and Response includes the following features:

    • Alerting and logging
    • Firewall integration
    • Incident response services
    • 24/7 monitoring services

Masergy Managed SD-WAN with Managed Security Services includes the following features:

    • Alerting and logging
    • Firewall integration
    • Incident response services
    • 24/7 monitoring services
    • Next-gen Intrusion Detection System (IDS)
    • Threat intelligence
    • Option to integrate best-in-class third-party security tools
    • Access to network visibility tool
    • Access to network behavior analytics

If you’d like to learn more about offerings from Masergy, contact our team of experienced tech consultants today. Our senior trusted advisors can leverage the insight they’ve gained working with a wide range of solutions from vendors in our partner network to identify which IT offerings are the best fit for your organization’s unique needs.

In addition, working with our advisors won’t cost you any more than you would pay if you went directly to the vendor, due to our price parity guarantee. Connect with our consultants today by calling 877-599-3999 or emailing

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