San Jose, Calif & London, UK, 19 March, 2019 -The partnership between Versa Networks, innovator of the Safe Cloud IP Platform, and Axians, the pan-European supplier of ICT options and companies, has resulted in a significant UK buyer signing within the type of expertise service supplier Zen Web. Zen is benefiting from the partnership between Versa and Axians, which is devoted to aiding service suppliers and enterprises with the event of software-defined WAN and safety companies.Leveraging the Versa visionary WAN edge infrastructure, Axians is providing technical integration and operations help for Zen because it additional develops its choices for the UK SD-WAN market. The help of Axians has already been key in enabling Zen to take Versa-powered SD-WAN options to market.“The talents and capabilities that we now have in our staff permits our clients to focus totally on their strategic enterprise targets,” stated Chris Gilmour, CTO of Axians. “For Zen, we consulted on the event of a software program outlined networking resolution together with head-end and analytics, skilled companies to help within the construct of the platform and uCPE expertise for lab and end-customer use. Our partnership continues as we help Zen on their go-to-market technique.” Versa’s SD-WAN resolution combines full multi-tenancy, a number of deployment choices, zero-touch provisioning and multi-cloud extensibility to allow resolution suppliers to create excessive worth NFV-based managed service choices. Consequently, enterprise clients are capable of leverage these new capabilities to higher handle their WAN prices whereas simplifying operations, enhancing community resiliency and enhancing software efficiency. Extra advantages additionally embrace resilient connectivity and significant safety features like next-generation firewall and safe internet gateway that mechanically combine with different networking features.“Our clients’ WAN necessities have gotten more and more subtle,” stated James Albiges, Common Supervisor – Networks & Communications, of Zen. “Many have worldwide places, others are searching for visibility and management on the software degree, and all are searching for a versatile, fully-managed or co-managed WAN resolution. By working along with Axians, we now have been capable of leverage their logistics capabilities and their experience in software-defined networking. We will now present an agile, cost-effective resolution that includes subtle analytics and SLA administration, in addition to dynamic software and connectivity administration, all supported by the experience and help we’re identified for.”Versa Networks is increasing its attain in Europe partly by serving to massive enterprises and repair suppliers increase their current MPLS funding and embrace VNF SD-WAN. It was by means of this enlargement that Versa partnered with Axians within the UK to carry its distinctive software-based resolution to market.“We cast a relationship with Axians, to speed up adoption of our revolutionary expertise for enterprise clients,” stated Atchison Frazer, CMO, Versa Networks. “Axians works effectively with Versa as a result of they perceive the entire Versa software program stack and never simply the SD-WAN overlay. Our mutual success in working with Zen is a testomony to that chemistry, in that the Versa relationship with Axians just isn’t solely a expertise partnership, but in addition a catalyst for digital transformation development within the UK and throughout Europe.” About Zen Zen has a few years’ expertise promoting WAN connectivity to UK enterprises, largely based mostly on tried and trusted MPLS expertise, alongside its cloud and voice options. With a presence in over 400 places throughout the UK, clients profit from Zen’s skill to supply essentially the most acceptable connectivity to every website, whether or not Ethernet, Broadband or 4G Wi-fi Broadband, backed by award-winning customer support.About Axians Axians helps its clients – private-sector corporations, public-sector entities, operators and repair suppliers – of their infrastructures and digital options improvement. To this finish, Axians provides a complete vary of ICT options and companies spanning enterprise purposes and information analytics, enterprise networks and digital workspaces, datacentres and cloud companies, telecommunications infrastructure and cybersecurity. Axians’ specialised consulting, design, integration and repair groups develop bespoke options that rework expertise into added values. Axians is a VINCI Energies model. axians.com | axians.co.uk Revenues of €2.three billion // 10,000 staff // 22 countriesAbout Versa NetworksVersa Networks is the innovator of Safe Cloud IP structure, a next-generation software program platform that delivers built-in cloud, networking and safety companies. Versa’s visionary resolution, with an unrivalled depth of options and capabilities, permits enterprises to transition off legacy WANs to realize enterprise agility, department modernization, and TCO benefits towards their digital transformation journeys. The corporate has transacted over 150,000 software program licenses by means of service suppliers, companions and enterprises globally. Versa Networks is privately held and funded by Sequoia Capital, Mayfield, Artis Ventures, Verizon Ventures, Comcast Ventures, and Liberty International Ventures.Media Contact:Hannah WhitrowAccount Director, Zonic Group+ 44 7760 806 [email protected]