Beyond SD-WAN: Zero Trust Security and the Internet as Corporate WAN

Akamai Technologies Inc

While SD-WAN currently enables the corporate network to handle traffic efficiently and move workloads to the cloud, this network model must continue to iterate. The Internet is the corporate WAN of the near future.

Using SD-WAN, combined with the appropriate Zero Trust–compliant security and access services, is the first step to transitioning to the Internet as the corporate network. Read this white paper to learn how enabling safe traffic to go straight to the Internet, blocking bad traffic, and only proxying risky traffic, delivers:

• Simplified security
• Lower latency and better performance
• Fewer broken web pages and applications