Register for the Network Insider Series webinar on November 19 to learn how to rethink your WAN edge.  

Lately you can’t go without hearing certain buzzwords in the world of enterprise networking: 5G, SASE, edge computing, SD-WAN…the list goes on. The past few years has seen a tumultuous time for networking technology, with a shift towards multicloud and exponential growth in devices and users. As if it was not difficult enough to ensure your network infrastructure could quickly adapt to support these new trends, along came the pandemic, causing even greater challenges to securing remote users and distributed workforces. This new environment requires IT to adapt cloud native applications more quicklyimprove visibility for those applications, and secure access for all users, no matter their location 

Cisco security and networking teams have joined together to help our customers address those challenges at the cloud edgeWe’ve created a new, converged approach to security and networking, combining Cisco Umbrella with Cisco SD-WAN and introducing a new family of WAN edge devices: the Cisco Catalyst 8000 Edge Platforms FamilyCollectively, these Cisco technologies provide a tour de force unrivaled in the industry.  

Catalyst 8000 Edge Platforms – Bridge the WAN and the cloud edge 

Designed for intent-based networking, the Catalyst 8000 family transforms the WAN edge by delivering the best of SD-WAN, SASE, and 5G-ready connectivity across all users, to any cloud, data center or edge location. Our Vice President of Product Management for Enterprise Routing and SD-WAN, Jean-Luc Valente, said it best in his recent blog: “The Catalyst 8000 family provides the security, performance, and agility our customers need. It will serve enterprises with seamless connectivity and consistent policy-based automation for all users, customers, and applications. 

Live webinar on November 19 

To learn how the Catalyst 8000 Edge Platforms and the latest innovations for Cisco SD-WAN can help you transform your WAN for the new cloud edge, tune in to our next Network Insider Series webinar: 

A new way to build your network for the cloud edge
Thursday, November 19, 2020
10:00 am Pacific Time
(San Francisco, GMT-08:00) 

 In this live webinar, our Director of Product Management for Routing, Archana Khetan, will cover details about:  

  • The Cisco Catalyst 8000 Edge Platforms Family—purpose built with the performance required for cloud networking
  • The benefits of combining VPN and SD-WAN capabilities with cloud-native security functions through a Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) architecture
  • Using enhanced telemetry and analytics for self-healing capabilities at the cloud edge
  • Simplifying your path to a 5G wireless WAN

Win a Catalyst 8300 Series Edge Platform*

Register now and attend the webinar to be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a new Cisco Catalyst 8300 Series Edge Platform.  

*US and Canada only. See full terms and conditions. 


Cathy Karaguez

Product Marketing Manager