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VeloCloud Recognized by CRN as a 2015 Emerging Vendor

VeloCloud Named to Select List Featuring Coolest Tech Startups Heating Up the IT Channel for Equipping Partners with Leading Software-Defined WAN (SD-WAN) Solutions


VeloCloud, a cloud networking services company, today announced it has been named to The Channel Company’s exclusive 2015 CRN® Emerging Vendors List. The annual list features up-and-coming technology vendors that have introduced innovative new products creating opportunities for channel partners in North America to offer high-margin, cutting-edge solutions for their customers. The vendors recognized this year have demonstrated a commitment to developing new technologies to meet growing market demands.

VeloCloud Cloud-delivered SD-WAN enables channel customers to automate branch WAN deployments, assure performance to cloud and enterprise applications, and deploy multiple virtual services to the branch. VeloCloud enables application traffic to be securely carried independent of multiple transport layers while dramatically reducing IT complexity across enterprise branch offices.

VeloCloud is well suited for the channel because it offers innovative WAN technology that can be deployed instantly, in addition to a pay-as-you-grow business model that is tailored for a rapidly evolving landscape for midsize to large enterprises and service providers. This is driven by increasing migration to cloud-based applications, distributed workforce and proliferation of business critical real-time applications in the branch office.

“Solution providers continue to keep their finger on the pulse of emerging technology in order to stay ahead of customer needs,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “The exciting technology vendors recognized in this year’s Emerging Vendors List don’t disappoint – the innovative technologies they bring to the table provide channel partners with product options that will propel their success into the future. We congratulate 2015’s Emerging Vendors for their outstanding efforts and for delivering cutting-edge technology solutions that will continue to evolve the IT channel.”

“CRN is the top news source for solution providers and the IT channel and it is rewarding to receive this honor,” said Michael Wood, VeloCloud vice president of marketing. “Partners select VeloCloud because we are the leader in innovative multi-tenant Cloud-delivered SD-WAN solutions.”

Companies included in CRN’s 2015 Emerging Vendors list were founded in 2009 or later and are actively working with channel partners in North America. The list, along with information about each vendor, will be published in CRN’s August 2015 issue and will be available online at

About the Channel Company

The Channel Company, with established brands including CRN®, XChange® Events, IPED® and SharedVue®, is the channel community’s trusted authority for growth and innovation. For more than three decades, it has leveraged proven and leading-edge platforms to deliver prescriptive sales and marketing solutions for the technology channel. The Channel Company provides Communication, Recruitment, Engagement, Enablement, Demand Generation and Intelligence services to drive technology partnerships. Learn more at

About VeloCloud

VeloCloud, now part of VMware has been named a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAN Edge Infrastructure and placed furthest on Completeness of Vision. VeloCloud, now part of VMware simplifies branch WAN networking by automating deployment and improving performance over private, broadband Internet and LTE links for today’s increasingly distributed enterprises. VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud includes: a choice of public, private or hybrid cloud network for enterprise-grade connection to cloud and enterprise applications; branch office enterprise appliances and optional data center appliances; software-defined control and automation; and virtual services delivery. For more information, visit and follow the company on Twitter @VeloCloud.

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