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ACTIVECORE SOFTWARE-DEFINED NETWORKING

SD-WAN

Move into your app-centric future with an SD-WAN Analysis tool that shows you how this virtualized network function (VNF) helps you achieve your goals.
LAUNCH TOOL

Optimized control

High-touch customer experience including monitoring, maintenance, and management.

Omni-channel Digital Experience 

Gain valuable insights into your network performance on a single management console.

MEF 3.0 SD-WAN Certification

Feel confident knowing that our SD-WAN solutions comply with the SD-WAN Attributes and Services global standard.

We manage your network. You stay in control.

Whatever level of support you need, Comcast Business Advanced SD-WAN Management provides a highly technical experience with professional design, service assurance, and bi-annual network assessments.

 

network diagram showing a headquarters data center connected to branch 1 through our SD-WAN secure VPN and to branch 2 via an existing MPLS connection

Solutions based on your needs

Advanced SD-WAN Management

Our full-spectrum program is delivered on the ActiveCoreSM platform and provides a hands-on solution for those who outsource or need help freeing up IT teams, giving you more freedom to focus on other areas of your business. Our end-to-end services include:  

  • Network configuration with Solution Architects 
  • A single Project Management partner
  • Realtime order and network updates
  • Installation validation
  • Access to Digital Experience – Portal, Mobile, Alexa
  • SD-WAN portal set-up, training, and resources 
  • Proactive monitoring, alarming, ticket creation and remediation
  • Equipment replacement SLA – 24x7x4 (On-Net) 8X5XNBD (Off-Net)
  • MAC SLOs (simple/complex) – 30 minutes/12 hours
  • Customer birth certificate
  • 30 days curation period
  • Bi-annual network consultation and access to SD-WAN experts (post installation)


Standard SD-WAN Management

For those who rely less on outsourced IT and only want periodic consultation support, Standard SD-WAN Management on the ActiveCoreSM platform delivers all the flexibility, visibility, and control you need with periodic consulting and services from us, including:

  • Network configuration with Solutions Architects
  • A single Project Management partner
  • Real time order and network updates via DX
  • Installation validation
  • Access to Digital Experience – Portal, Mobile, Alexa
  • SD-WAN setup, training, and resources
  • Proactive monitoring, alarming, ticket creation and remediation
  • Equipment replacement SLA – 24x7x4 (On-Net) 8X5XNBD (Off-Net)
  • MAC SLOs (Simple/Complex) -4 hours/48 hours

Advantages for your enterprise

Comcast Business offers you more visibility and control of your network from a solution that’s easy to operate and maintain.

FEATURES
Centralized network policy management
  • Make changes across multiple sites quickly with a single click.
  • Create templates for sites sharing routing policies, so changes can be remotely pushed to all of them at once.
  • Run the network and applications locally.
  • Monitor your network performance via your desktop, mobile or voice-activated device.
Network flexibility
  • Allow up to 4 underlays.
  •  Maintain business continuity with 4G LTE backup.
Application-aware routing
  • Create dynamic policies to direct traffic over the optimal path.
  • Enable automatic failover.
Enhanced security
  • Traffic encrypted VPN (virtual private network).
  • Stateful firewall to distinguish between legitimate and malicious traffic. 
  • Attestation of Compliance for PCI Compliance
Cost-efficient connectivity
  • Connect via lower-cost-per-megabit broadband.
  • Bandwidth aggregation.
Reporting and analytics
  • Obtain greater network visibility with detailed reporting.
  • Empower IT teams with application intelligence and predictive analytics.
Open-system flexibility
  • Delivered via universal customer premises equipment (CPE).
  • Enable integration of multi-vendor technologies, to scale new applications.
Traffic replication
  • Potential to maintain voice and video calls if there is an impairment in the network.
Competitive pricing
  • Pay one rate for SD-WAN service per site.

Safeguarding your network

With online security being a top priority for many enterprises, our solutions help keep your network safe.

PCI compliant

Helps safely store and transmit credit card data using standard encryption (AES256)

Network segmentation

Securely segments network functions like PCI traffic from all other traffic

Combines with 3rd party security solutions

Our SD-WAN works with best of breed 3rd party solutions like CPE native, VFNs, the Cloud, and more

Built-in firewall

L3/L4 stateful firewall

Monitoring and reporting

View your network from any device, anywhere

Comcast Business DDoS

Comcast Business Dedicated Ethernet Internet to help mitigate distributed denial of service attacks

Big dividends from a simple solution

Companies that have already taken the SD-WAN plunge are realizing benefits beyond their expectations.

Source: IDG, Q2 Tech Pulse, 2019

DEPLOYMENT | MANAGEMENT | PERFORMANCE
82%shorter than expected
80%improved over previous generation
80%improvement

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Restrictions may apply. Not all services are available in all areas. Features and services vary.