MEF Infinite Edge Series Puts Spotlight on SASE


Infinite Edge Series: “SASE: Getting an Edge on SD-WAN” is scheduled for 10th March

The upcoming Infinite Edge Series on 10th March is going to focus on SASE: Getting an Edge on SD-WAN – this episode is set to feature top executives from Bell Canada and Comcast for Episode 3.

Episode 3 Packs the Power with Top Execs in Conversation
First, Mauricio Sanchez, Research Director, Network Security and Data Center at Dell’Oro, has a one-on-one interview with Jeremy Wubs, SVP Marketing, Bell Canada Business Markets, Bell Canada.

They explore how SASE shifts the focus in the enterprise from site-centric to user-centric security. Next, Ron Westfall, Senior Analyst & Research Director at Futurum, discusses the latest developments and opportunities within SASE with Shena Seneca Tharnish, Vice President, Cybersecurity Product Management, Comcast Business.

Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) has become one of the hottest topics in the industry. Here, SD-WAN meets security, delivered in a cloud-centric offering. This episode of MEF Infinite Edge Series is bringing together global service and technology experts to explore the latest developments and opportunities within SASE.

As part of becoming part of this episode, attendees can explore how SASE shifts the focus in the enterprise from site-centric to user-centric security—taking into account that the user can be anything (human, IoT, etc.) and anywhere.

You can also discover how SASE can maximize the availability of high-performance edges (e.g., PoPs) and security clouds by distributing security and network functions away from the enterprise data centers. Get up to speed on the latest developments in SASE service standardization.

Addressing Customer Needs With SASE

The SASE concept combines network connectivity, security functions, and subscriber policies to meet the needs of modern enterprise users who increasingly are accessing business systems outside corporate walls and beyond corporate data centers.

The potential for SASE is huge, but industry players need to align on common SASE terminology and concepts to realize full market potential. Attend this session to explore SASE’s value in helping customers achieve key business objectives in challenging work-from-anywhere, multi-cloud, and hybrid networking environments.

Examine factors impacting market adoption of SASE, discover the value of standardized SASE services, dive into key components of a SASE architecture, and gain insight on the road ahead for testing and potentially certifying SASE solutions.

You can register and mark your calendars for 10 March at 10 am EST for Episode 3 of the MEF Infinite Edge Series: “SASE: Getting an Edge on SD-WAN.”