Adopting new technology is rarely an easy process. The SD-WAN market has a vast variety of vendors and managed services providers all pitching their products. The variety of messages can create a storm of confusion with each player making as much noise as possible about how their technology and service is the best in the market. We recommend that the IT manager responsible for selecting a solution takes all of these claims with a pinch of salt and conducts a thorough evaluation of the services available.
Here is a list that should help with the order of this evaluation process: