RCN, Grande and Wave Business Enhances Software-Defined Wide-Area Network Solution

Newly Available Solution Offers Portal Access, Visualizations to Connect Customers

Princeton, N.J. – August 18, 2020RCN, Grande and Wave Business Solutions, a communications provider delivering mission-critical fiber infrastructure solutions in seven of the top 10 metro markets across the United States, today announced enhancements to its Software-Defined Wide-Area Network (SD-WAN) solution. This service delivers a secure, centralized network management solution for businesses of all sizes.

“We remain committed to being a reliable partner that our Business Solutions customers can depend on for their various network requirements and solutions,” said Patrick Knorr, Chief Commercial Officer for RCN, Grande and Wave Business Solutions. “In today’s digital world, an SD-WAN solution ensures quality of experience (QoE) and quality of service (QoS) and puts our customers in control that allows them to respond to change.”

These enhancements to the suite of features ensure optimal performance for critical applications to help avoid disruptions to highly sensitive traffic such as unified communications solutions. The SD-WAN solution, backed by Cisco Meraki, moves traffic management off-premise and away from hardware, to a cloud-based software for enhanced agility, control and visibility and increased network control. The solution offers portal access, visualization and VPN services for professionals to connect, regardless of location sites or network size. With the SD-WAN solution, customers can access the full potential of their network with unlimited bandwidth, maximum control and network security to help power company needs. Additions include Advanced Firewall, which utilizes cloud technology to enable administrator’s application, user and content control, and Advanced Cloud Security to offer configurable intrusion prevention and content filtering.

Customers will have the network protection and benefits of this market leader’s mature platform and overall intellectual property through this partnership. This new solution will compliment other RCN, Grande and Wave services and products to provide a level of control with prioritization for all connectivity-dependent and cloud-based services, similar to the recently launched Unified Communications and Collaboration Solution.

For more information about RCN, Grande and Wave’s Business Solutions products and services, please visit the following webpages for RCN, Grande and Wave.

About RCN, Grande Communications and Wave Business Solutions
RCN Telecom Services, LLC (www.rcn.com/business), Grande Communications (www.mygrande.com/business), and Wave Broadband (www.wavebusiness.com) operate as a single business solutions organization to deliver competitive, mission-critical fiber infrastructure solutions in more than twenty metro areas across the United States.  The group provides industry-leading high-speed internet, voice, and connectivity services to businesses of all sizes – all delivered through our wholly-owned, state-of-the-art, fiber-rich network. RCN, Grande, and Wave serve areas of and California, DC., Illinois, Massachusetts, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Washington.

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