CASE STUDY

Internet-first cloud networking transformation for a global company

Client profile

The client is a global support organisation that operates in over 2,600 offices worldwide.

Key stakeholders
  • Functional core team

  • Senior management

  • Third-party service providers

  • Third-party vendors

The challenge

  • Transforming both networking and security to cloud-based architecture with internet.

  • Hyperscaler backbone as primary underlay removing existing MPLS.

  • Moving away from global managed service to in-house management.

Client need

The SD-WAN Vendor needed highly skilled enterprise solutions consultants to accomplish the network transformation.

Our responsibilities

  • Work closely with the client’s core team as well as third parties, including Service Providers and Vendors.

  • Lead vendor pre-sales efforts and successfully produce POCs.

  • Architect and design global network with multi-region network covering 130+ countries.

  • Lead the transition from legacy MPLS to global core based on internet and hyperscaler backbone.

  • Facilitate the conversation between legacy SP, client, and new hyperscaler.

  • Help build global Support Organisation.

Results achieved

  • Trained 50+ people in global Support Organisation, as well as regional IT managers.

  • Successful transition from legacy MPLS to modern network based on cloud core and Internet.

  • Significant savings with ~40% WAN cost reduction resulted from the MPLS to internet transition.

  • Insourced network managed by global Support Organisation, trained and able to manage 1500+ SD-WAN sites in over 130 countries.

  • Facilitate the conversation between legacy SP, client, and new hyperscaler.

50

People trained

1500

Global SD-WAN sites

130

Countries

40

WAN cost reduction

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