Hewlett Packard Enterprise(HPE) has acquired SD-WAN leader Silver Peak for approximately $925 million in cash. This partnership will accelerate, HPEs Edge-to-Cloud strategy business.
With businesses moving their business to the cloud, billions of IoT devices being added to the network, and mobile employees and remote workers on the rise, the SD-WAN (Software Defined Wide Area Network) market is growing.
Combining Silver Peak’s SD-WAN solutions with HPE’s Aruba business unit will help deliver comprehensive business-driven solutions to the customers, and drive faster adoption of the transformational technologies.
Silver Peak is a leader in the SD-WAN market and helps enterprises and service providers migrate to secure enterprise-grade SD-WAN connectivity, while dramatically improving application performance and lowering connectivity costs.
Silver Peak’s technology transforms legacy WAN architectures to self-driving WANs, complementing Aruba’s cloud-native, AI-driven Edge Services Platform.