Amsterdam, 26 March 2018. Videns IT Services, a network independent service provider delivering fully managed SD-WAN services worldwide, has announced that they have entered into a partnership agreement with Cato Networks. Cato Networks provides a cloud-based and secure global SD-WAN that helps enterprises cut MPLS costs, eliminate branch appliances, secure Internet access everywhere, and seamlessly integrate mobile users and cloud datacenters into the WAN.

Joost van der Struijk, Managing Director at Videns explains: “We see increasing demand for cost effective, intelligent and secure cloud based SD-WAN solutions. Cato founders have an impressive track record in building highly successful IT companies. They have translated their deep understanding of client needs into a flexible, highly effective cloud service for simplifying the delivery of global connectivity and security services that is truly unique in the market.”

Ferran van den Berg, Director Business Development at Videns adds: “We were very impressed with Cato’s all in one solution for connecting headquarters, branches, mobile users and cloud datacenters worldwide. The Cato Cloud provides a uniform global network and security platform for all connectivity requirements, governed by one global policy. This provides an unprecedented level of flexibility while offering the best possible global performance and protection against cyber threats. The partnership with Cato will strengthen our position as the leading SD-WAN service provider in the region and significantly contribute to realization of our growth ambitions.”

Alon Alter, VP of Worldwide Sales at Cato Network comments, “We work together with partners who locally support enterprises with the provisioning and management of our solution. Videns has already built significant experience in delivering fully managed SD-WAN services to global organizations, being a first mover in the Benelux and Nordic market. They have a strong reputation for delivering high quality, proactive services. We believe that the uniqueness of Cato Cloud solution combined with the service and experience from Videns provides enterprises a reliable, affordable alternative to their traditional MPLS networks.”

About Videns IT Services
Founded in 2012, Videns IT Services is the leading network-independent service provider of managed SD-WAN solutions. Videns is the alternative for enterprises that are looking to replace their traditional telco services with flexible, cost-effective cloud-enabled WAN services. We combine deep customer knowledge with specialist SD-WAN knowhow, proactive service management and a no-nonsense approach. Videns is currently supporting over 40 international customers, managing 1.500+ sites in more than 50 countries.

About Cato Networks
Cato Networks provides organizations with a cloud-based and secure global SD-WAN. Cato delivers an integrated networking and security platform that securely connects all enterprise locations, people, and data. Cato Cloud cuts MPLS costs, improves performance between global locations and to cloud applications, eliminates branch appliances, provides secure Internet access everywhere, and seamlessly integrates mobile users and cloud datacenters into the WAN. Based in Tel Aviv, Israel, Cato Networks was founded in 2015 by cybersecurity luminary Shlomo Kramer, co-founder of Check Point Software Technologies and Imperva, and Gur Shatz, co-founder of Incapsula. Visit www.CatoNetworks.com and Twitter: @CatoNetworks.