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Rapid Development & Testing

Customers use VNS3 to connect to cloud environments where they are building, developing and testing applications. Organizations large and small use dev/test as a way to evaluate cloud providers, technologies, network topologies. The most important features of rapid dev/test use cases are reliable connectivity, speed and control.

Imagination

Geography

Europe

Product Used

VNS3

Problem
Global teams in APAC, US, and EMEA struggled to connect to a London-based ERP solution, and latency surged over 200 milliseconds. Using Microsoft Azure created challenges with connecting multiple VPN connections and IKE version issues.

Solution
After testing hardware solutions to connect sites to the Azure-based ERP app, Cohesive Networks was able to help Imagination set up, test, and launch VNS3 quickly.

Outcome
Imagination was able to migrate their ERP app to Azure on schedule, and went from on-premise to live production within 2 months.

Marketplace for Financial Apps and Reports

Geography

N America

Product Used

VNS3

Problem Customer needed separate development, staging and production environments in multiple AWS regions but found the standard routing security and connectivity to be “too clunky.”

Solution VNS3 helps the customer connect their two AWS VPCs via an overlay network for developers to connect to the network to perform updates and make configuration changes. Encrypted data-in-motion was critical to the endeavor.

Outcome Customer created a dev/test environment and a staging/production environment in AWS using VNS3 overlay networks.Customer plans to expand with new customers and geographies.

UK’s Largest Mobile Network Operator

Geography

Europe

Product Used

VNS3

Vertical

Mobile/Telco

Problem  One of the largest European mobile network operators needed rapid Dev/Test capacity on demand, without the need to request firewall changes internally for each project. Customer chose to use public cloud but needed to be able to securely connect back to their existing infrastructure and data center assets.

Solution Customer used VNS3 to connect to the public cloud as an extension of their existing data center super sites. A VNS3 overlay network was wrapped around their cloud infrastructure making it accessible on-demand from their existing environments and encrypting all data-in-motion.

Outcome
 Customer was able to take advantage of the flexibility and scalability of the public cloud for development and testing.

Cell Phones & Mobile Hotspots for Students

Geography

N America

Product Used

VNS3

Vertical

Mobile / Telco

Problem
The educational technology company delivers their SaaS from Amazon AWS. They needed to a establish a VPN to a customer that could not use AWS VPC, but needed to access a private IP address.

Solution
VNS3 allowed the organization to establish an IPsec connection to their connecting party to allow access to their development and testing environments in AWS.

Outcome
The organization has been successfully using VNS3 Lite Edition in a Pay-As-You-Go license from the AWS Marketplace. After help from Cohesive Networks support team, the customer expanded their usage to 6 encrypted IPsec endpoints connecting to multi-region AWS resources.

Digital Rebrand of Media Publishing

Geography

N America

Product Used

VNS3

Problem
The online content and digital version of a major publishing brand wanted to emphasize cloud and digital presence.

Solution
Cohesive Networks SI partner Trek10 manages the AWS accounts for the company, and recommended VNS3 VNS3 to connect their AWS-based resources back to on-premises via encrypted IPsec tunnel.

Outcome
The company uses VNS3 Lite in staging and production AWS accounts now. In the future, they plan to use VNS3 in production, pre-production and are interested in upgrading to VNS3:ms and VNS3:ha to mange networks and provide instance-based failover.

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