Recent posts by Ray Watson

Ray Watson is VP of Innovation at Masergy. He brings over 17 years of expertise in IT strategy, application solution design and next-generation network architectures. Ray has enabled numerous global enterprises in transforming their IT infrastructures to guarantee business outcomes. Ray is an industry thought leader in IT transformation and is a frequent speaker on topics such as hybrid networking, SDN, NFV, cloud connectivity and advanced security. Prior to joining Masergy, Ray worked at Airband Communications and Broadwing Communications. He holds a B.S. from Purdue University.

How to Invest Wisely in Digital Transformation with Technology Chains

In focusing too narrowly on single technologies, IT leaders miss out on the aggregate benefit of technology chains. The key is to ensure tight integration across all layers of the IT ecosystem with a technology value chain.

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Help for Legal Firms: Outsourcing IT to Focus on Clients

How do legal firms support cloud applications and foster emerging technologies all while addressing the ever-expanding scope of security threats? Masergy offers answers at ILTACON 2019.

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SD-WAN Benefits: Rising Expectations Create New Action Items for IT Leaders

Research shows the widespread business benefits of SD-WAN are spurring a rise in expectations. See how the trend is spawning new action items for those looking to champion a solution.

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SD-WAN FOMO: Adoption Accelerates Signifying IT Agility as a Competitive Edge

Research from IDG shows that 90% of companies have either adopted SD-WAN or are actively researching the technology. Explore the state of SD-WAN adoption and how it acts as a lever for IT agility.

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Is Your Company Doing Any of These Five Things? If So, It’s Time to Move to SD-WAN.

Which IT initiatives recognize the greatest benefit from an SD-WAN investment? In this blog, we explore the explosive growth of SD-WAN and how it delivers on top business needs.

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2019 DX Trends Report: Tech Investments, Preferred Partners, and Pendulum Swings

Digital transformation study sheds light on technology investments, preferred partnerships, and ROI approaches for IT metamorphosis.

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A Quick Guide to SD-WAN Security: Internet, Bundled Features, and Buyer Tips

Security must be at the top of the priority list for every SD-WAN deployment. Here’s what you need to keep data safe yet accessible.

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