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TMCNet:  Sejong Telecom Selects Snet SWAN Powered By 128 Technology For Managed SD-WAN Service

[February 05, 2020]

Sejong Telecom Selects Snet SWAN Powered By 128 Technology For Managed SD-WAN Service

128 Technology, the leader in Session Smart™ Routing, today announced that Sejong Telecom has selected Snet Systems, a leading network integrator headquartered in Seoul, Korea, to offer a highly reliable and secure managed SD-WAN service, called SWAN, powered by 128 Technology's Session Smart™ Router. Snet Systems and Sejong Telecom, a key telecommunication carrier with a nationwide optical communication network in Korea, will collaborate to provide enterprise customers with faster, more reliable access, traffic exchanges and lower costs in the cloud.

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128 Technology today announced that Sejong Telecom has selected Snet Systems to offer a highly reliable and secure managed SD-WAN service, called SWAN, powered by 128 Technology's Session Smart™ Router.

128 Technology (News - Alert) today announced that Sejong Telecom has selected Snet Systems to offer a highly reliable and secure managed SD-WAN service, called SWAN, powered by 128 Technology's Session Smart™ Router.

Snet Systems will provide its SWAN solution to Sejong Telecom, which will offer Snet its next generation communication infrastructure to explore new business opportunities. The two companies will cooperate to provide sales and technical support. They will also collaborate on joint domestic projects where Sejong Telecom participates as a new service.

Snet Systems announced in October 2019 it would join the 128 Technology Solution Partner Program, which enables service providers to create new revenue streams by leveraging 128 Technology's 128T Networking Platform. Snet and Sejong Telecom will gain several key benefits, including better connectivity for mission-critical applications, enhanced security based on a "Zero-Trust" model, reduced operations costs from eliminating firewalls and VPNs and by reducing cloud rental costs, reasonable service pricing and better network functionality for edge locations.

"We're excited to partner with Sejong Telecom, which has an excellent communication infrastructure," said Hyung-Woo Kim, executive director, Financial Public Infrastructure, Snet Systems. "The combination of Sejong Telecom's communication infrastructure, in addition to our SWAN solution, will result in a powerful offering to enhance our customers' productivity, bandwidth efficiency and profitability."

"Leveraging Snet's SWAN solution, powered by 128 Technology, allows us to provide high-quality communications services that help organizations run their business more effectively," said Hyo-Sang Kang, head of telecommunication, Sejong Telecom. "Enterprises looking for an SD-WAN service that's reliable, secure, offers enhanced bandwidth and is built for the cloud, need look no further."

"128 Technology's agile WAN connectivity is built for today's cloud-focused business applications and services. It includes enhanced performance and security compared to competing hardware-based approaches to SD-WAN," said Kaz Kuroda, Managing Director APAC, 128 Technology. "Partnering with 128 Technology will help Snet and Sejong Telecom future-proof their networks with a truly software-centric approach to SD-WAN."

To learn more about 128 Technology's mission to set the network free, visit here.

About Sejong Telecom

Sejong Telecom Incorporated, established in June, 1992, is a key telecommunication carrier with a nationwide optical communication network. It provides wired, wireless communication services including dedicated line, circuit lease and data center, international/long-distance/local supplementary service, VoIP and MVNO Mobile service 'snowman'. It also provides integrated ICT services, such as payment, security, blockchain-based business, e-commerce, which are the results of business diversification using an existing communication infrastructure. We look forward to become the Great ICT corporation that 'leads innovation and shares values'.

About Snet Systems

Snet Systems is Cisco (News - Alert) Gold Partner since 2002 in Korea. We have years of comprehensive experience in architecting technology solutions that best fit a customer's requirements for a next generation network infrastructure. Snet Systems consults, designs, establishes, and maintains all infrastructure of network, security, unified communication, as well as data center solution, Cloud Service, Internet of Thing (IoT), SDN Application, and Mobile Network Solution. In addition, the company has a sustainable growth system through synergy management with its affiliates, Goodus, Goodus Data, Goodus Smart Solutions, and overseas branch offices in Indonesia, China, and Vietnam.

About 128 Technology

128 Technology, a software-based networking company, is on a mission to radically reinvent companies' digital futures based on a new model for virtual networking called Session Smart™. Session-smart networking enables enterprise customers and service providers to create a service-centric fabric that's more simple, agile, and secure, delivering better performance at a lower cost. Whether your enterprise is moving your business to the cloud, modernizing the WAN edge, seeking more reliable unified communications or pursuing an industrial internet of things (IIoT) initiative, Session Smart networking re-aligns networks with digital transformation initiatives. Headquartered in Burlington, Mass. along Route 128, 'America's technology highway', the company also has operations throughout North America, South America, Europe and Asia Pacific.

To learn more about 128 Technology, visit www.128technology.com and follow the company on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.


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