As per Gartner, "SD-WAN is a mainstream technology that offers several benefits compared to traditional, router-based WANs. I&O leaders responsible for planning, sourcing and managing WANs can reduce costs and improve agility and uptime by using SD-WAN products."
Key findings from the report-
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    The high cost of WAN connectivity, which is exacerbated by difficulty in intelligently load sharing traffic across a mix of WAN connections.

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    Complex, static and manual network configurations that are inflexible in supporting new applications, map to business-centric requirements and/or scale to large deployments.

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    The manually intensive process required to add new locations, lengthening deployment times.

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    The inability to achieve simplified security and/or robust visibility for WAN traffic.


Gartner report : Technology Insight for SD-WAN
Andrew Lerner, Jonathan Forest, Neil Rickard, Ted Corbett,
published on 14 September 2018

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"SD-WAN is a phenomenon which will continue to gain a lot of market support because it is challenging the traditional ways of doing Enterprise Networks and also the traditional vendors involved in providing solutions around the same.
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