All the elements of your infrastructure are inter-related, so when you make a change to one - network, cloud, IT, or security - it can impact the others.
You want fast, secure and reliable network access on a global scale, where you can introduce new technology, such as a cloud service, without creating the potential for new security vulnerabilities.
What if you could get all the simplicity and control you needed with one global supplier?
Our SD-WAN capability offers control and visibility over your network, so you can combine different networks and still control the traffic over them.
With us, you can have a single, secure and agile platform that is made up of systems that work together on a global basis. You can also improve your infrastructure visibility and management and seamlessly add new capabilities.
You can evolve your infrastructure, knowing that we have the infrastructure and expertise globally, as well as locally, to support you.
Shape your future infrastructure, improve application performance, and meet additional bandwidth demand with BT and Nuage Networks
In a world of change you need a dynamic network to rely on. Most businesses need a flexible and agile network that can evolve at speed and scale. All user experiences (UX) must be optimised and secured, from the corporate office to home office, data centre, branch, and cloud.
Agile Connect is our unique SD-WAN solution*, combining Nokia’s Nuage Networks technology with BT’s expertise to help global businesses deliver consistently great UX, managed centrally.
It’s unique to us because it’s built on and integrated into our global network, plus it’s controlled through our portal - the same portal you can use to control your wider network services. It comes with pre-built regional gateways, hub connectivity, and added security including protection against cyber-attacks. You can control the service yourself or we can control it for you.
BT and Nuage fit the bill for complex, multinational enterprises.
The Nuage Networks technology creates an intelligent end-to-end network fabric, overlayed onto BT’s WAN, to connect all workloads through a single platform. It’s also embedded in our network service gateways, extending all the performance and cost benefits to the home-worker.
Our choice of right-sized, cost-efficient SD-WAN devices can be deployed anywhere, with consistent visibility and policy control, helping you provide more flexible return-to-office or home-working options, and future-proofing your business against disruption.
Our service also makes network governance easier, enabling customised and consistently applied security policies – and you can ensure home-workers are subject to the same security protocols as if they were in the office. You can also securely segment your network from within its perimeter by using micro-segmentation across devices and applications, protecting from within and enhancing security even further.
We’re committed to delivering the best SD-WAN solutions* on the market. Agile Connect Nuage SD-WAN features include:
Making sophisticated, global networks easier to monitor, manage and become more agile.
As your network adapts to meet new demands it’s easy to be overwhelmed by managing and maintaining it. Not to mention the challenge of ever-increasing data traffic and security threats. We’ve created a simple way to give your key sites and people the connections they need to support them in a more dynamic global marketplace.
Connect Cisco SD-WAN is a managed SD-WAN solution* for global networks with sophisticated requirements. It’s the ideal choice as you migrate towards a software-enabled service. We’ve developed a centrally managed, cloud-hosted, and software-defined network overlay solution using Cisco vEdge hardware and licences. It comes with best-of-breed reporting built in so you can see exactly what’s happening across your network and applications.
Because it’s a fully managed service, making changes to application routing is easy – we can take care of everything from installation and configuration to monitoring.
Designed with complex global networks in mind.
Coping with ever-increasing data from a complex set of applications while managing a hybrid WAN across a mix of site types is a challenge. So we’ve created a simple solution with advanced features built on our evolving dynamic network, and with the right support to make it a success.
Connect Cisco SD-WAN is agile enough to work across a range of internet and network services, giving you the ability to adapt quickly to meet new challenges and opportunities.
It comes with the vManage reporting system – an online view of all your services – for real-time monitoring and troubleshooting. And if you really want to get to the bottom of what’s going on in your network, our LiveAction service takes analytics to the next level. You’ll get real insight into your network performance to help you make informed decisions on configuration, applications, and data traffic management.
Security is built-in and you’ll get 2,500 security experts and 14 operation centres as backup.
We’re committed to delivering the best SD-WAN solutions on the market. Connect Cisco SD-WAN features include:
As more networks, devices, users and clouds are added to your organisation it’s more difficult to paint a single and complete picture of how your IT is working. Where does your network need some fine-tuning and where does it need an overhaul?
Our Connect Intelligence services include:
Our partners bring the technology, like Riverbed, Cisco (AppD and ThousandEyes), offering software and cloud-based solutions, and we’ll implement and manage the experience with you on flexible start slow and grow, commercial models. Using our experts to make sure your infrastructure is ready for your next business challenge.
As a digital business, your network needs the right technology to enable it to be flexible, secure and agile.
You also need to integrate the old with the new, all while controlling spend. We can help you achieve this.
First we define your desired business outcomes and uncover the true state of your IT infrastructure to make informed decisions, based on fact.
We can then help you understand the benefits of a future networking strategy so that together we create a vision for the future and a transformation roadmap.
Delivering succesful SD-WAN services with the DyNS Explorer Lab.
As SD-WAN continues to revolutionise business networking and connectivity, it can be hard to make sure you get the benefits you want from this new technology and service environment.
You may be struggling to know how to integrate cloud into your existing infrastructure, replace your legacy systems and change your network to make it more dynamic and agile for your users and customers. You may also have concerns over what risk a live deployment may have on your day-to-day operations.
We’re experts in SD-WAN solutions and the deployment of these services and our DyNS Explorer Lab is the perfect tool to make sure your deployment runs smoothly. It shows you your SD-WAN solution in action and we can emulate your network so you can test how your SD-WAN solution would work on your live network. We can also create different scenarios to stress test your solution and make sure your SD-WAN delivers a brilliant experience.
Come and speak to us about how you can create a dynamic network for the future.
As your people bring their own devices and use new applications it makes managing and protecting your network more complex.
BT Edge solutions is a fully managed service that securely connects corporate end-users to voice, data and Internet of Things (IoT) applications – giving you complete visibility and control of your local area network.
We’ll help you get:
Thinking of digital transformation? Like Cloud migration, SD-WAN and need to measure before and after, then VaaS has your back.
VaaS goes further than standard tools and spans all of your complex infrastructure, giving detailed digital monitoring down to end user devices. And that means your IT teams can quickly understand and resolve problems without finger-pointing. VaaS technology is agile, securely hosted with simple price per user commercials so you can start low and grow.
It gives a single portal for all your network infrastructure, not just parts of it, so you can evolve your business with understanding.
VaaS addresses common challenges like:
We have the experts to help you find the insight you’re looking for.
Intelligent and flexible MPLS IP VPNs designed to boost business performance and security
IP Connect Global is an intelligent MPLS network solution that provides the reach, flexibility, security, and performance you need to successfully run your business. It’s our key building block – and the foundation layer – for Wide Area Network (WAN) solutions at critical or important sites that need predictable performance backed by strong service levels.
It’s based on MPLS network technology over a private and secure VPN. Our MPLS reliability is built on a modern and dynamic network solution that’s tuned for the future - one that thousands of our customers rely on.
Combined with the public internet, IP Connect Global enables a hybrid network solution that gives you the performance, security, and reliability of an MPLS network platform with the agility, flexibility, and reach of the public internet.
For a network engineered around performance.
We know when it comes to your MPLS solution that you want assured quality. That’s why we’ve engineered our network around performance. When you need guaranteed and prioritised application responses on secure bandwidth, IP Connect Global gives you:
We’re committed to delivering the best MPLS solutions on the market. IP Connect Global gives you:
What benefits will IP Connect Global and MPLS solutions bring to your business?
Expectations around performance, bandwidth, and security are increasing, and your provider is critical in managing this. Whatever your business needs, we’ll craft a unique MPLS solution that works for you.
Presenters: Keith Langridge , Adrian Comley, David Llewellyn-Jones, and Stephen Moss